Stupid Things Infographic Designers Do

Stupid Things Infographic Designers Do

Now that you know about many of the creative things that designers do to pie charts, bar charts, line charts, maps, and ... keep reading

IEEE Vis Call For Practitioners

IEEE Vis Call For Practitioners

The IEEE Vis computer science conference (previously VisWeek) is in Atlanta, Georgia this year. The conference is the ... keep reading

Art Beyond the Map

Art Beyond the Map

We all know that data, rendered effectively, can be art.  Art is usually less empirical, so what it tells you about a ... keep reading

Journalists, Designers, and Clients: Best Practices for Working as a Team

Journalists, Designers, and Clients: Best Practices for Working as a Team

Visual.ly has a vibrant, dynamic marketplace full of clients from a staggering variety of industries. As a result, ... keep reading

“Creative” Things Designers Do: Map Edition

“Creative” Things Designers Do: Map Edition

In the past few weeks, we’ve been running a series on the tweaks that designers do to charts to make them fit the ... keep reading

Data Visualization for Tablets and Touch Screens

Data Visualization for Tablets and Touch Screens

At the end of 2012, comScore estimated there were 52.4 million tablet owners in the U.S.; Apple sold another 19.5 ... keep reading