Infographics provide visual representations of information; they are intended to make the information easier to understand and more quickly digested. They can be developed from scratch if the creator has an artistic flair and the proper software, but are more often created utilizing infographic creation tools/sites.
About this VIDEO
Acclaimed data visualization instructor and journalist Alberto Cairo provides you with a brief introduction to Adobe Illustrator’s tools and basic drawing techniques before diving into more advanced instructions specific to creating infographics.
There’s a long history of people creating and using infographics, or visuals that communicate complex information. This history includes the good and the bad, but when it comes to the ugly 2020 takes the cake.
Lay the foundation for infographic design and data visualization best practices.
Balance high-quality design with accurate information and data visualization.
Build your designs to achieve specific client goals and reach their target audience
In this video series, instructor Nigel French helps you identify when a graphic representation is better than a written one, and he goes over the fundamental design aspects of infographics such as icons and font choices. Plus, learn where to find sources of inspiration and raw material—including accurate data—for your infographic.