Wikipedia: Infographic

Infographic

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Information graphics or infographics are graphic visual representations of informationdata or knowledge intended to present complex information quickly and clearly.[1][2] They can improve cognition by utilizing graphics to enhance the human visual system’s ability to see patterns and trends.[3][4] The process of creating infographics can be referred to as data visualization,information design, or information architecture.[2]

The Power of the Visual


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It is March 1, 2013 and life is busier than ever!  It seems that everyone I encounter is struggling to master the art of time management, fulfilling their many obligations and duties.  Time has become in increasingly invaluable resource.  For companies striving to communicate complex messages, capturing their audiences attention is imperative.

The influx of content online, in print, and on our mobile devices is endless.  Websites overloaded with text, press releases deluged with superfluous information, and emails longer than a couple of paragraphs, often go unread.  All that work, lost.

Enter the visual message. Through clear, simple visuals, a concept can be delivered to an audience in a matter of seconds.  Stay tuned in the coming weeks for more on this topic!

– Amy Solomon March 1, 2013