171-180 of 207 published in 2012
Poor Visualization Can Do More Harm Than Good

Poor Visualization Can Do More Harm Than Good

Design

When visualization is done poorly, it often can read as propaganda. There is an important trust relationship between ... keep reading
The Importance of Being Earnest in Editing Visuals

The Importance of Being Earnest in Editing Visuals

Data

In the olden days – 30 years ago – when many U.S. newspapers were beginning to use more graphics as storytelling ... keep reading
Infographic Creation Made Easy with Visual.ly Create

Infographic Creation Made Easy with Visual.ly Create

Updates

Today marks an important milestone for Visual.ly: the release of our tools for automatic infographic creation. Our team ... keep reading
How to Create Viral Infographics, Part 2: the Data

How to Create Viral Infographics, Part 2: the Data

Design

This is part two of a three-part series on creating viral infographics. Read the first installment, on finding the ... keep reading
Visualizing the Republican Primaries

Visualizing the Republican Primaries

Design

Your political views aside, if you love information visualizations, you should be excited about the Republican ... keep reading
A Visual Guide to iPad Prices

A Visual Guide to iPad Prices

Fun

(click on the image to enlarge it; design by Paul Van Slembrouck.)   If you’ve been awaiting news of the new ... keep reading
Is Apple Lying With Statistics?

Is Apple Lying With Statistics?

Data

At Visual.ly, we are big fans of Apple’s products. Huge. At each meeting, a halo of Apple logos shines from laptop ... keep reading
TED Talk Video: Jer Thorp, The Weight of Data

TED Talk Video: Jer Thorp, The Weight of Data

Data

If you’re into data visualization or information design, you probably know – or at least have seen – ... keep reading
4 Steps to Viral, Or How to Create Infographics That Blow up the Web

4 Steps to Viral, Or How to Create Infographics That Blow up the Web

Storytelling

Infographics have been growing like weeds in our content garden for the past few years. Some are beautiful and ... keep reading
Let’s Get Cyclical: Four Ways to Visualize Periodicity

Let’s Get Cyclical: Four Ways to Visualize Periodicity

Design

Visualizations can be very good at helping us spot patterns in data. Often, these patterns are periodic; most often ... keep reading