Streamlining Public Data Collection with FOIA Machine

Streamlining Public Data Collection with FOIA Machine

Freedom of information laws, which allow citizens to request government records from federal agencies down to local ... keep reading

The Underappreciated Seating Chart

The Underappreciated Seating Chart

A fairly common visualization type that is severely underappreciated is the seating chart. The visualization is ... keep reading

Subtleties of Color: Connecting Color to Meaning

Subtleties of Color: Connecting Color to Meaning

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

How Inspired Are You at Work? LinkedIn’s Real Time Data Visualization Tells All

How Inspired Are You at Work? LinkedIn’s Real Time Data Visualization Tells All

How often do you feel inspired by your work? LinkedIn’s recently released Inspiration Index answers this question in ... keep reading

Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: Matt Byrom

Visually Marketplace Designer Spotlight: Matt Byrom

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

Plain or Fancy? — Exhibit Broaches Dateless Design Debate

<em>Plain or Fancy?</em> — Exhibit Broaches Dateless Design Debate

There’s long been a stylistic rift between minimalism and decorativeness — apparent in the differences in our ... keep reading