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How to Get Noticed by a Creative Director: Notes from a Thousand Portfolios

How to Get Noticed by a Creative Director: Notes from a Thousand Portfolios

source Part of my role as Creative Director at Visual.ly is to evaluate infographic designer candidates and make sure ... keep reading

Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: Niege Borges

Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: Niege Borges

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

Looking at the Pieces: Using Symbols & Icons in Your Visual Story

Looking at the Pieces: Using Symbols & Icons in Your Visual Story

Last month, Visually teamed up with Wiley & Sons Publishing to give away three free copies of Stories That Move ... keep reading

The Moonshiner Lights Up Newspapers

The Moonshiner Lights Up Newspapers

Newspapers may be dying, but two artists would like them to live on — as art. Peter J. Hoffmeister and Jack Laughner ... keep reading

The Chart that Wasn’t There: Avoiding Disappearing Plots in Presentations

The Chart that Wasn’t There: Avoiding Disappearing Plots in Presentations

The first rule for creating effective data visualizations is: Do No Harm to Your Story. The business of making charts ... keep reading

60 Great Visualizations of 2012

60 Great Visualizations of 2012

2012 has been a great year for all kinds of data visualizations. Data owners are realizing that the best way to ... keep reading

Data Kitchen: How to Make Spreadsheets Look Good Enough to Eat

Data Kitchen: How to Make Spreadsheets Look Good Enough to Eat

Anna Lena Schiller and Lisa Rienermann are behind the amazing Binders Full of Burgers Tumblr that ran food based ... keep reading

Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: Michelle Calderon

Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: Michelle Calderon

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

20 Great Interactive Visualizations of 2012

20 Great Interactive Visualizations of 2012

Static Infographics and Motion Graphics are great, but Interactive Visualizations and are where all the fun is. Another ... keep reading

Can Government Learn from Data Visualization?

Can Government Learn from Data Visualization?

Can better data visualization bolster government communications with the public, the press, and policymakers? The ... keep reading