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Do GIFs Make Good or Bad Data Visualizations? Academic Study Seeks Answer

Do GIFs Make Good or Bad Data Visualizations? Academic Study Seeks Answer

The GIF might seem like an informal file format popular with bloggers and listicle makers, but one group in France has ... keep reading

Asking and Answering Questions: Using Data to Tell Stories

Asking and Answering Questions: Using Data to Tell Stories

Sometimes, 90% of the conversation focuses on a problem that is a small part of the big picture. Data visualizations ... keep reading

The Power of Text in Art

The Power of Text in Art

  Any designer can tell you the importance of text. Its placement, font, color, feeling, style and meaning all ... keep reading

Data-Driven Future Provides Opportunities and Perils for Journalism

Data-Driven Future Provides Opportunities and Perils for Journalism

A recent article in Say Daily by ReadWrite editor-in-chief Owen Thomas testifies to the growing importance of data in ... keep reading

Want to Learn About Wine? Start With These 14 Wine Infographics

Want to Learn About Wine? Start With These 14 Wine Infographics

Wine is an ancient drink with uncountable varieties. With such a lengthy history, the culture surrounding it has also ... keep reading

Subtleties of Color: References and Resources for Visualization Professionals

Subtleties of Color: References and Resources for Visualization Professionals

About a year ago, we published a blog post framed as a letter to NASA, asking them to stop using rainbow color scales. ... keep reading

Emotiv Insight Measures and Visualizes Brain Data

Emotiv Insight Measures and Visualizes Brain Data

Imagine the ability to log brain activity, derive insight from the data, and fine-tune your life to make the most out ... keep reading

Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: Ashley Bush

Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: Ashley Bush

Visually’s Marketplace connects thousands of designers with clients seeking to commission infographics and data ... keep reading

Re³ StoryHack: For Storytellers With a Conscience

Re³ StoryHack: For Storytellers With a Conscience

Hyperakt and Visually have had a long relationship of collaboration. Deroy and his crew have done amazing work with us, ... keep reading

Dissecting Staff Picks: Fracking Explained

Dissecting Staff Picks: Fracking Explained

Each day, the graphics submitted to Visually are examined by our staff for shining examples of good work. The best are ... keep reading