Visual Storytelling and the Not-so-humble Infographic

http://www.ishmaelscorner.com/2013/03/26/visual-storytelling-and-infographics/

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Very clever.

But look at what’s missing.

No data.

No charts or graphs.

No stacks of coffee cups representing 23 percent of Brazil’s GDP.

”A so-called expert in infographics told us prior to publishing, “No data, no traction.” Hundreds of postings proved her wrong. Data visualization and visual storytelling are not one and the same.

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