Sunday, October 19, 2014

Best Tips for Creating Infographics

Posted by Suhel Sayyad
Infographics, is the best way to describe any concept to a user. There are usually three senses with the help of which a user prefers to receive any kind of information. You can either listen to it, read it or see it (visual). Infographics are something, which is a mix of reading and seeing. It falls right between creating a video on a topic and writing a detailed article about it. Somehow, the pictures and a limited amount of text are so logically chosen and placed that simply watching them, narrates the whole story by themselves. In this article, we will help you with the tips to create the best Infographics on any subject.

Best Tips for Creating Infographics

Take Care of the Size

The main reason of using this kind of media, is to increase the interest of the readers and making them understand everything in the most concise manner. Hence, you should always take care of the size of your Infographics. Make sure that you always use a High Quality image along with most concise form of text.

Choosing the Right Title

A reader will only go through your Infographics, once he likes the title and gets curious to read the information written under it. If your title has not been chosen wisely, then there are good chances that no one will be interested in reading that Infographics. Hence it is recommended that please take a good amount of time, in thinking about the best generic title for your Infographics.

Create a Pause, Break them down into Pieces

It is good if the whole Infographics is flowing in a direct flow, but try to keep a watch over the length and the amount of information being imparted from it. If you feel that there is a section in your Infographics where a good amount of content has been written, then it is recommended to you break that part into a different section.

Insights

It is quite obvious that facts can be easily retrieved from any other sources, apart from your Infographics. However, your insights are something which tends to be unique. A reader might be reading that Infographics made by you solely to know an insight about that topic.

References

This is something which represents the authenticity of the work done by you. Include as many sources as you can, if shows the amount of hard work which has been done by you in order to collate all the information available on your website.
More number of famous and reliable sources you have, better will be the confidence on the information being delivered by your Infographics.

Now these were all the most important and generic tips, which will really help you to make your Infographics much better for the readers. Though you might find them really common but abiding by all of the, at the same time is really tough. Do let us know, if you have anything to add to these list of tips, we would be happy to include it.