Join Shane Snow for an in-depth discussion in this video Intro to planning and wireframing, part of Infographics: Planning and Wireframing.
Welcome to Infographics: Planning and Wireframing.…In the next few videos, we're going to talk about everything you'll need to…know to intelligently plan out an infographic project, and build a wireframe like this.…Many designers simply take some piece of information and plop it onto a canvas…when trying to do infographics, but infographics aren't very effective unless…they're well planned, and the information is actually interesting.…In other media, for example, a poorly written blog won't have any readers.…A newspaper that consistently prints boring stories will go out of business.…
In the same way, infographics are not novel.…Anyone, in Photoshop, could, in theory, draw an infographic, and as such, to be…successful, infographics have to be useful or interesting in order to be shared…and appreciated by your audience.…Infographic literally means information graphic, and it's a popular term…for data visualization.…Data, or information, is essential to an infographic's success,…so part of creating a successful infographic is finding data, sorting through…
- Planning a wireframe
- Finding stories in the data
- Choosing the right visualizations
- Planning the dimensions of the infographic