Infographicsare becoming a very poplar way to present information on the web. Infographics are visual representations of information, data and knowledge. These graphics are used where complex or large amounts of information need to be explained quickly ands clearly. It is like an online version of a poster. There are many infographics tools available online (you can check out the listhere)but the one featured here is calledEasel.ly.You can sign up for free and there are dozens of different templates to choose from or you can start from scratch. The templates provide great scaffolded frameworks that help you identify the different ways concepts can be presented - flow charts, hierarchies, maps, venn diagrams and much more. You can also embed weblinks and videos taken from Youtube which makes your infographic interactive. Once you have created your infographic you can share them by: download, email, URL link, social media and embedding them in your website or blog. Check out the one below.
So the next time you need to present information in a dynamic way why not try and info graphic.