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easel.ly | create and share infographics -- visual storytelling

easel.ly | create and share infographics -- visual storytelling | K-12 School Libraries | Scoop.it

An easy way to create infographics and posters with ready-made visual themes.

 

Wow -- I see several templates I'm going to use today for my work with clients. What fun! This platform looks easy to use and I hope it is. Talk about some great visual storytelling!

 

In the meantime, I hope you find some templates you can use. Enjoy playing!

 

Thanks to fellow curator Baiba Svenca for finding this and sharing!

 

This review was written by Karen Dietz for her curated content on business storytelling at www.scoop.it/t/just-story-it ;


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Alfredo Corell's comment, November 13, 2012 2:30 AM
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The current wave in marketing and/ or knowledge sharing. 

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What not to do when designing infographics for the web

What not to do when designing infographics for the web | K-12 School Libraries | Scoop.it
With the rampant usage of the internet these days, most people get information using it for it is the easiest way to acquire one.

 

Infographics, visual representations of information, data or knowledge are an important tool in teaching, in business, in giving inspiration and in presenting information. It is one of the most strongest ways to communicate with complex data.

 

However, the effectiveness of an infographics greatly relies on how it is designed. Hence, to aid designers, here is a list of what not to do to create a successful infographic or visualization...


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Create infographics that demand attention with these online tools

Create infographics that demand attention with these online tools | K-12 School Libraries | Scoop.it

Want to create an attractive infographic but don’t have the budget to hire a professional designer?

Then you should try using an infographic-creation tool.

If your small business is looking for an eye-catching and easy to comprehend way to teach, inform, and inspire others about its products and services, infographics might be a good solution. Infographics can be more effective and memorable than other ways to present data, making them particularly effective for online audiences.

To create an infographic, you should make a list of possible ideas that you want to get across, create the initial draft or skeleton, color scheme it, and research your content from authoritative sites. Then it’s time to select your design platform.

 

Read about three online tools that can help you create stunning infographics...


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The Ultimate Guide To Infographics

The Ultimate Guide To Infographics | K-12 School Libraries | Scoop.it

Information graphics or infographics are graphic visual representations of information, data or knowledge. These graphics present complex information quickly and clearly, such as in signs, maps, journalism, technical writing, and education. With an information graphic, computer scientists, mathematicians, and statisticians develop and communicate concepts using a single symbol to process information.

 

View three examples of visualizations defining what infographics are, and gain a better understanding of the value of an infographic in education with a video that demonstrates how their potential when used effectively in an educational setting.

 

Visit the article link for the video, 'The Value of Visualization', as well as more details on the science behind infographics and it's potential  for educational applications.


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