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 communicate the insights buried in their data is by visualizing it. This means there have been tons of great static infographics, motion graphics, and interactive visualizations created this year. We did a roundup of some of the best from each category.


20 Great Infographics of 2012


20 Great Motion Graphics of 2012


20 Great Interactive Visualizations of 2012

 
Let’s hope that next year is even more full of great data visualizations packed with insights.

 
Drew Skau is Visualization Architect at Visual.ly and a PhD Computer Science Visualization student at UNCC with an undergraduate degree in Architecture. You can follow him on twitter @SeeingStructure

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