Olly Moss

Olly is the creative director of Halftone.co, a visualization studio and consultancy in San Francisco. This is the rest of his bio, it can be more than two lines long if he wants.

30 Places to Find Open Data on the Web
30 Places to Find Open Data on the Web

Finding an interesting data set and a story it tells can be the most difficult part of producing an infographic or data ... keep reading
Best Practices: Maximum Elements For Different Visualization Types
Best Practices: Maximum Elements For Different Visualization Types

Visualizations are great for getting a grasp of data sets, but sometimes the data is too big for a certain ... keep reading
The Do’s and Don’ts of Marketing Infographics: Outbound Email
The Do’s and Don’ts of Marketing Infographics: Outbound Email

We follow up our three-part series on creating viral infographics with tips on how to market them successfully. Come ... keep reading
Visualizing the Occupy Movement
Visualizing the Occupy Movement

This weekend in 7 cities across the world (including Oakland, Calif.), people hacked away at #OccupyData hackathons ... keep reading
Beautiful Maps: New Tiles from Stamen Design
Beautiful Maps: New Tiles from Stamen Design

If anyone knows cartography, it’s Stamen. The San Francisco-based design studio cranks out a wide variety of ... keep reading
19 Beer Infographics To Make You See Double
19 Beer Infographics To Make You See Double

Some of us may still be reeling from St. Patrick’s day weekend, so here’s a look at what probably put us ... keep reading
How to Create Viral Infographics, Part 3: Design
How to Create Viral Infographics, Part 3: Design

This is the final installment of our three-part series on creating viral infographics. Be sure to read the first two, ... keep reading
The Ultimate Bar Crawl Beer Chart
The Ultimate Bar Crawl Beer Chart

St. Patrick’s day, as we all know, commemorates Saint Patrick, patron saint of Ireland (who was born in Scotland, ... keep reading
How to Design Transit Map-Style Graphics
How to Design Transit Map-Style Graphics

Transit maps like the London Underground “Tube” diagram or the New York subway map are an integral part of life in ... keep reading
Poor Visualization Can Do More Harm Than Good
Poor Visualization Can Do More Harm Than Good

When visualization is done poorly, it often can read as propaganda. There is an important trust relationship between ... keep reading