A picture is worth a thousand words…


...or how the power of infographics can help you communicate better with your customers.

Nowadays infographics are popular tools to visualize (complex) data. Our brain is better in recalling visual content than numbers or words. Ninety percent of the information we perceive is visual. We process images 60.000 times faster than text!

Good infographics use engaging visuals to communicate data quickly and clearly. Information is translated into a visual illustration that must help us understand the content and the context of the subject matter. How you form and structure this information is the key.

From empowering your brand awareness, sharing statistics to creating more memorable content, there are many ways to implement infographics into your business strategy. We selected five types of infographics that all have their own unique qualities to create impact.

Data

Interactive

Process

Motion

Video

1. Data Infographics

Data visualisation has the power of translating a complex set of numbers into an easy to understand communication tool. Examples of data infographics are graphs, charts, diagrams and timelines.

2. Interactive infographics

Interactive infographics are a great way for the user to interact with the information. It gives them control by only showing relevant information, this is a quality motionless graphics can’t offer. Since the information is presented to you overtime it’s also easier to understand the order and flow.

3. Process visualisation

Whether you want to visualize your marketing strategy, on-boarding strategy, customer journey or workflow. Process infographics simplifies, summarizes and visualizes your process in a clear way. It’s the perfect way if you have a process that happens over time and you like to show what you (can) do in each step.

4. Motion graphic

Motion graphics are moving displays in animation style. It showcases graphical displays, figures, data or product descriptions. You can determine which objects you want your audience to focus on. Movements simply attracts more attention then static images. Specially in combination with a voice-over it’s a easy way to present complex data.

5. Video graphic

When you want to share facts about your brand with your audience, and do this in a specific setting, a video infographic is the way to go. It has the unique ability to spark imagination and create memorable content. The key is a proper balance between video and illustrations to engage with your audience.

Please contact us if you like to discuss which type of infographic could help your business.

Marc de Roo

marc@linkdesign.nl
+31(0) 20 670 06 00

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