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Is Clickbait the New Face of Content Marketing?

written by Nick Rojas December 18, 2014

Visualizing the Value of a Twitter Follower

Visualizing the Value of a Twitter Follower

Visual storytelling can take on many shapes, sizes and styles. Some stories are best told with charts and other data visualization techniques that show the patters and trends in the data available.

Other stories are most powerful when they’re told with visuals that delight your audience and help them understand and remember the story and the point that it communicates.

Visually recently teamed up with Twitter to tell Twitter’s story of The Value of a Follower. The data Twitter had for their story is made up largely of individual numbers, so we took the approach of adding relevant visuals to the story to help make it more memorable, understandable and engaging.

The speech bubble next to 30% doesn’t visualize any data, but it does help to show what the data point is referring to. The phone at the beach isn’t showing raw data, but it does help... keep reading

5 Tools and Tips To Help You Build a Successful Freelance Career

At Visually, we know a thing or two about creating outstanding products with an army of freelancers. The Visually Marketplace enables thousands of creative professionals – data journalists, information designers, video producers, creative directors, and more — to find work, producing visual content for clients, with the help of our collaborative tools. Of course, to build a... keep reading

Visually Announces Series A Funding

Visual content is a big part of the future of the internet — and Visually’s investors are counting on it. We’re thrilled to announce the closing of our Series A financing round with $8.1 million. The round was led by Crosslink Ventures and included investments from Correlation Ventures, SoftTechVC, 500 Startups, Giza Ventures, Quest... keep reading