Archive for May, 2013

May 29th, 2013 - 7:12 pm § in Data Sources, Data Visualizations

How to Rock Social Media in Thirty Minutes a Day

Social Media can be daunting and addicting. Someone can spend hours following Twitter feeds, catching up with friends on Facebook, and planning projects on Pinterest. However, this infographic by Pardot shows how you can efficiently get all of the above done, and still produce work that others will [...]

May 28th, 2013 - 10:55 am § in Data Sources, Data Visualizations

Write your Paper like a Pro

Today’s infographic is simple and to the point. A big part of grade school and even college and onward, is writing papers. Some professions write more papers than others, but it is still an important skill in order to get your point across. This infographic uses venn diagrams to convey the imp[...]

May 23rd, 2013 - 1:10 am § in Data Sources, Data Visualizations

History of Infographics

I may be biased, being an amateur historian, but I strongly believe that exploring the history of something you are interested in helps to strengthen your knowledge of it. This infographic shares a rudimentary history of the infographic, going over major events in history, beginning with Ancient Egy[...]

May 21st, 2013 - 12:31 am § in Data Sources, Data Visualizations, Humanities

The History of Learning

How times have changed. There was once a time when many people would have loved an opportunity to attend school and still learn. There are still people like this today. Those who were educated were highly looked up to by everyone. But now, students are bored and most do not want to attend school. Wh[...]

May 9th, 2013 - 1:42 am § in Data Sources, Humanities, STEM, STEM

How Storms Affect Businesses

Application of information is the only reason to gain information, and thus it is a very important skill that was not adequately taught when I was in school. It is useless to make students memorize and recall information, if they don’t know how they can use it later in life. This is why I have[...]

May 6th, 2013 - 12:03 am § in Data Sources, Data Visualizations, STEM

How Far is it to Mars?

With all of this hype about Mars and the exploration of Mars, there have been many infographics about Mars and space exploration. I have found yet another that is very interesting. Using pixels, this infographic shows how far away Mars is. However, it is not as far away as it used to be. Most people[...]