One picture is worthing a thousand words... Discover the best visuals, infographics, mind maps, concept maps and pictures as well as visualization technics such as: mind mapping, concept mapping, graphic facilitation... in order to get inspired to tell your stories.
“La facilitation graphique met en jeu trois types de processus :la récolte d’informations,le tri et traitement de ces informations pour identifier les trames et contenus de valeurs,les traitements graphiques de ces trames et contenus pour les donner à voir.”
Via Mickael Ruau
Emeric Nectoux's insight:
La facilitation graphique est une pratique qui utilise les médias graphiques pour favoriser les échanges et les réflexions au sein d’un groupe afin de lui permettre de construire une vision commune. Elle sert, alimente et accompagne un processus de collaboration.
"Engaging your mind takes some effort to identify what you care for and what is the best way to attain what you care for. Do you want students to become better learners? Help them discover what they care for by allowing them to identify and use their own learning style."
Originally posted on Edelman Digital Visual storytelling is nothing new. We only need to look to the earliest signs of humanity for proof—simple paintings on the walls of caves tell the story that people are a visual tribe. Today, it...
Emeric Nectoux's insight:
Very good approach designed to get people thinking in pictures. It requires a significant shift in mindset. In that way mindmaps can also be really helpful. It goes beyond a "picture" and teaches people the value of visual thought.
We all know visual content can grab the eye of a reader and pull them into your site, or entice them to buy your products. Or do we?
After doing a bit of research, it turns out that although web images and being visually awesome are not the only components of a successful digital marketing campaign, using them in the right way can definitely give you an advantage over the competition.
Data visualization is a communication tool effective at communicating information based on data in a clear, concise, compelling manner.
Emeric Nectoux's insight:
Good article even though it is a bit too "BI oriented" to me. Of course, Business Intelligence tools (BI) are a great source of data for data visualization, but you can find those data anywhere. To have great data visualization charts, you also can use a very small amount of data.
What is important to me in Data visualization is 3 things:
This visual search engine provides a view that may help learners discover additional search terms, allowing them to more easily find the information they are looking for. His post (linked to by clicking his name above) explains that this is just the beginning with additional items being added over the summer.
Providing learners access to search engines beyond Google, Bing and Yahoo is important. There are many search engines that are geared to younger students, that are more visual in nature...this list could go on. The visual component of this is colorful and allows learners to view their search in a format that many find helpful.
Concept mapping and mind mapping are powerful graphic organizers, strategies for organizing and representing knowledge. They were developed during the seventies.The terms may seem to be interchangeable, but there are some differences in the way they are created and used.
How Geospatial Data Can Enrich Your Customer Experience and Drive Revenue Smart Data Collective Geospatial data is created by a vast array of different applications such as satellites, digital cameras, wearables, smartphones, radars, sensor...
The internet increasingly pervades our lives, delivering information to us no matter where we are. It takes a complex system of cables, servers, towers, and other infrastructure, developed over decades, to allow us to stay in touch with our friends and family so effortlessly. Here are 40 maps that will help you better understand the internet — where it came from, how it works, and how it's used by people around the world.
Barcelona is one of Europe's most vibrant cities. Tourists flock here for the superb restaurants, lively nightlife, and a chance to check out the stunningly creative architecture of Antoni Gaudí. But the city's historical and cultural roots run deep, and a new interactive map aims to make it easier for visitors and locals alike to explore the city's landmarks.
Created by the design firm 300,000 Km/s, the map includes 3,000 notable places, from Roman walls to modern street art. It also includes data on building ages for more than 70,000 properties. All this information was already available, at least in theory, from Barcelona’s city council and the national database of cadastral data.
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