Join Shane Snow for an in-depth discussion in this video Reviewing the Web Designers vs. Web Developers infographic, part of Infographics: Planning and Wireframing.
Infographics can be an awesome way to compare and contrast two competing things,…whether they're objects, ideas, or even people.…The important thing is that an infographic can help you compare data in an…interesting and easy to consume way.…In this example, I'm going to walk you through perhaps my most well-known…infographic, which originally appeared on sixrevisions.com.…It's part comic, part diagram, and despite its humorous nature, was…structured very deliberately.…Since this was going to be a one on one, head to head comparison of data around…two different parties -- Web designers, and Web developers -- I wanted to convey…symmetry with the layout.…
So in the zoomed out view, you'll see there are three horizontal sections, each…with its own goal, or its own data to convey, and each with its own different…height and emphasis.…This graphic is tied together visually with the Venn diagram at the bottom,…showing the convergence of the two sides of this head to head battle.…Zooming in, we take a closer look at the details of this layout's symmetry and flow.…
- Planning a wireframe
- Finding stories in the data
- Choosing the right visualizations
- Planning the dimensions of the infographic