Infographics are graphic visual representations of information data, or knowledge. They are a dream come true for visual learners. This type of communication can present complex information quickly and clearly. In order to create an infographic you need a clear vision and some artistic abilities. Infographics are pieces of art that can provide information in a format that is easy to understand. Common types of information graphics include charts, diagrams, graphs, tables, maps and lists. If you are looking for a more creative/fun way to communicate a concept, try creating illustrated graphics and images to relate to your data. Be creative and engage your viewers. What makes a great infographic? “A picture says a thousand words. If your picture is supplemented with a thousand words, then you have missed the mark,” said Mike MacFarlane.
Here are some great examples:
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