Convergence Journ...
Follow
Find tag "infographics"
14.1K views | +5 today
Convergence Journalism
แหล่งรวมข้อมูลเกี่ยวกับวารสารศาสตร์แห่งอนาคต
Your new post is loading...
Rescooped by มานะ ตรีรยาภิวัฒน์ from visual data
Scoop.it!

10 Online Tools to Create Infographics

10 Online Tools to Create Infographics | Convergence Journalism | Scoop.it

Infographics have become extremely popular online tools to create a compelling visualization by conveying a message much more effectively than a stand alone written article or photo.  

They must be well-designed and appealing to the eye; these 10 online tools below will aid you in creating infographics to champion your cause and convey a visual message...


Via Lauren Moss
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by มานะ ตรีรยาภิวัฒน์ from visual data
Scoop.it!

All You Need to Know About Infographics: Tips, Tutorials, Guides

All You Need to Know About Infographics: Tips, Tutorials, Guides | Convergence Journalism | Scoop.it

Let’s be honest, we don’t like to read big pieces of text. Text-heavy graphs are rather difficult for understanding, especially when dealing with numbers and statistics. That is why illustrations and flowcharts are often used for such kind of information.

An infographic, or a visual representation of study or data, like anything else, can be done right or wrong. How to create a successful infographic? A good idea and a good design.

 

Stop by the link for more on what defines an infographic, what contributes to its popularity, as well as the various types of infographics and references for tutorials and best practices.

 

Additional topics covered include:

The major parts of an infographic How to create an infographic Developing ideas & organizing data Research & sources Typography, graphics & color Facts & conclusions Designing & Editing
Via Lauren Moss
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by มานะ ตรีรยาภิวัฒน์ from Content curation online
Scoop.it!

Wikipedia Content Curation Infographic | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Wikipedia Content Curation Infographic | Flickr - Photo Sharing! | Convergence Journalism | Scoop.it

Ever wonder how Wikipedia maintains such a high degree of quality material on any given subject? They have an army of unpaid content curators. They also have you.


Via Miguel Rodriguez, Piotr Zabicki
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by มานะ ตรีรยาภิวัฒน์ from visual data
Scoop.it!

20 Great Infographics of 2012

20 Great Infographics of 2012 | Convergence Journalism | Scoop.it

Though it's coming to a close, 2012 has certainly been an eventful year, with everything from elections and the Olympics, to scientific breakthroughs and major weather events making headlines.

To review some of these events and happenings in a visual format, here are twenty of the best static infographics from the past year...


Via Lauren Moss
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by มานะ ตรีรยาภิวัฒน์ from visual data
Scoop.it!

5 Free Tools for Creating Infographics

5 Free Tools for Creating Infographics | Convergence Journalism | Scoop.it

Generally, people don’t have the time or energy to sit and plow through pages or screens of text; they want to be able to ingest information as quickly and easily as possible. With the recent rise of infographics (information graphics), what used to require an avalanche of stats or analyses to dissect, can now be interpreted and relayed into an easy-to-read, fun, and visually appealing schematic – and an excellent content marketing concept. Infographics, when designed well, can be applied to different online sites and social networks.

Summarized at the article are 5 free tools (with links) that allow you to start creating simple infographics or explore the potential of data visualization...


Via Lauren Moss
more...
Cb Bowman's curator insight, September 10, 2013 9:33 AM

The Tools Needed To Get You Started in Using Infographics

Rescooped by มานะ ตรีรยาภิวัฒน์ from visual data
Scoop.it!

Enough with the so called 'infographics,'

Enough with the so called 'infographics,' | Convergence Journalism | Scoop.it

Good infographics visualize contextual relationships and patterns found in data for the purpose of helping readers understand complex information quickly and clearly. Infographics are not a visual style for dressing up data. Rather, they are design solutions that employ visualization as a means for enhancing readability and understanding. Those who create and inspire some of the best examples of infographics today (Edward Tufte, Nigel Holmes, Stephen Few, the entire NYT graphic staff…) would tell you that they spend more time and thought on research and data analysis for their graphics than the actual production of the visuals themselves.


Via Lauren Moss
more...
No comment yet.