You always thought you’d be doing something that had an impact on consumers. Clearly, writing Facebook posts for a cheese client wasn’t what you had in mind when you envisioned your career at a marketing agency. So you’ve realized it’s time to do something else. The good news is, your skills are not at all limited to agency life. In fact, they are very appli […]
Brightpoint Consulting recently released a small collection of interactive visualizations based on open, publicly available data from the US government. Characterized by a rather organic graphic design style and color palette, each visualization makes a socially and politically relevant dataset easily accessible. The custom chore diagram titled Political Inf […]
The subtly designed A Disappearing Planet [propublica.org] by freelance data journalist Anna Flagg reveals the extinction rates of animals, caused by a variety of human-caused effects, including climate change, habitat destruction and species displacement. Divided into mammals, reptiles, amphibians and birds, the interactive bar graph allows users to browse […]
GitHut [githut.info], developed by Microsoft data visualization designer Carlo Zapponi, is an interactive small multiples visualization revealing the complexity of the wide range of programming languages used across the repositories hosted on GitHub. GitHub is a web-based repository service which offers the distributed revision control and source code manage […]
Visualize Pi [tumblr.com] is a mural project that aimed to use popular mathematics to connect Brooklyn students to the community with a visualization of Pi. It was funded by a successful KickStarter project as proposed by visual artist artist Ellie Balk, The Green School Students, staff and Assistant Principal Nathan Affield. The mural seems to consist of di […]
Whom Likes Whom in the Middle-East? [informationisbeautiful.net] by David McCandless and UniversLab is a forced-network visualisation of key players & notable relationships in the Middle East. Next to its expressive aesthetic, the interactive features allow users to highlight individual nodes and its direct connections to others, as well as filter betwee […]
Hopefully you will find all the information needed about the value of aesthetics, consistency, performance load and credibility when creating websites and brands and products that you need in these four pages.
That was the goal, that all aspiring artists and business-people and advertisers and website designers will be able to use this website and these pages as a starting off point. That one day they will have a credible company that makes things with great aesthetic design consistently and that the load of effort needed to do so is reduced significantly.