An infographic or informative illustration gives an informative presentation of different objects with a combination of text and image . This may be in the form of map , chart , blackboard , instructional design or an interactive application. It is intended for the transfer of information , data and expertise . It is used by journalists in news and background articles, financial reports, on public transport as an explanatory picture, and for scientific or educational purposes.
Infographics have changed the way “information” is seen by today’s generation. Its no more a scary charts and numbers but a pleasant mixture of text, images, charts, signs etc. It can be a simple comparison of two mobile brands over different features and sales records or a description of type of online communities with variety of users, Infographics have given a new dimension to information.
Typefaces and fonts are at the forefront of design, whether it be designing a word document for work or designing a Fortune 500 website. The fonts that we choose can determine how we portray ourselves â€“ as an individual or a business.
This infographic exhibits pioneers in the field of programming, along with the history and current statistics of various programming languages. Also included are some random facts and algorithm diagrams to make the infographic more visually appealing.
Graphic Designerâ€™s Journey: Freelance to Freedom
Just when you thought decision making couldnâ€™t get any harder (you didnâ€™t sleep for 2 nights, trying to decide between Helvetica and Times font), real life appeared and forced you to make a resolution about your career.
In two years one gathers more than just days and months. Hereâ€™s our collection of events, facts, impressions, gigabytes, followers, links, features, countries & a lot more in the first BSA infographic.
What does a top notch graphic designer have in common with an amateur photographer who uploads his weekend pictures on Facebook? They both love Photoshop! This brilliant Adobe product is geekâ€™s darling for almost two decades.
Communities rise and fall, and total membership numbers are no longer a good measure of a communityâ€™s current size and health. This updated map uses sizes to represent total social activity in a community – that is, how much talking, playing, sharing or other socializing happens there.
Larger Version of Why do we Follow Companies on Twitter?
Facebook Privacy: 6 Years of Controversy
The release of Facebook Places raised serious privacy concerns for users of the social network. Places allows users to alert their friends to where they are by checking-in to a nearby location, often via mobile phone. Users can also view the location of nearby friends and the information theyâ€™ve posted about locations.
Despite strong sales, is the iPhone the leading smartphone or the leading mobile device in the world? As the smartphone war continues to heat up with the introduction of new Android-powered devices, the smartphone market share can look different from quarter to quarter.
In a world of viruses, malware, and hackers, information security is a big deal. One single method of IT security cannot insure protection of mission-critical data. In the enterprise IT environment, layering multiple tactics and security processes can help close all of the gaps. A visual look at a data center provides us with the 8 levels of information technology security which work together to form a tight-knit and (hopefully) impenetrable web of safeness.
Larger Version of 8 Levels of Information Technology Security
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