All Articles In: Design

How Instagram Direct Could Become a Contender in Messaging

How Instagram Direct Could Become a Contender in Messaging

Today, Instagram released ‘Instagram Direct.’ It’s a brilliant business move by Instagram/Facebook, and this ... keep reading

Mapping Out Literary Works with Where You Are

Mapping Out Literary Works with <em>Where You Are</em>

Data visualizations aid in the pragmatics of our everyday lives: navigating the subway, estimating expenses, keeping ... keep reading

How to Design Proposals That Will Help Grow Your Business

How to Design Proposals That Will Help Grow Your Business

This is a guest blog post from Jennifer Riggins, the community builder and content manager for Quote Roller business ... keep reading

The Top 20 Infographics of 2013

The Top 20 Infographics of 2013

Like most recent years, 2013 has been packed full of infographics. Some were about current events, others just covered ... keep reading

The Importance of Using Real Images in Information Design

The Importance of Using Real Images in Information Design

We all know the cliche about pictures being better than words — but a good photo is worth far more. The lesson ... keep reading

12 Infographics to Help You Prepare for and Celebrate Thanksgiving

12 Infographics to Help You Prepare for and Celebrate Thanksgiving

Surrounding yourself with people you love and eating delicious food is a fun and comforting experience. In preparation ... keep reading

Breaking Bad Graphic Shows Character Interconnectedness via Social Graph

Breaking Bad Graphic Shows Character Interconnectedness via Social Graph

Note: Minor Breaking Bad spoilers below. Read at your own risk.   At Visual.ly, we’re big fans of using ... keep reading

5 Design Lessons for Adults from Chip Kidd’s New Book for Kids

5 Design Lessons for Adults from Chip Kidd’s New Book for Kids

Iconic graphic designer Chip Kidd recently released Go: A Kidd’s Guide to Graphic Design. It’s an ... keep reading

How Do Our Brains Process Infographics? MIT “Mongrel” Shows Peripheral Vision at Work

How Do Our Brains Process Infographics? MIT “Mongrel” Shows Peripheral Vision at Work

Infographics can contain a wealth of useful, interesting, and captivating information, but only if readers take the ... keep reading

How Does Data Visualization Work?

How Does Data Visualization Work?

We work with data visualizations so much at Visually, that we often forget not everyone is as familiar with them as we ... keep reading