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critique

On low-quality infographics

This has been sitting in my drafts folder for a few months. Figured I'd just hit publish and throw it out there. Obvious statement: there…

Visual Résumés

A couple of infographic résumé sites, vizualize.me and re.vu, sprouted up that use your LinkedIn data to show your career stats. Just create an account,…

The Don’ts of Infographic Design

Smashing Magazine offers advice on the dos and don'ts of infographic design, but they forgot to include the former. It's as if I wrote a fake post and someone mistook it for a serious guide.

Word clouds cause death… or something

Jacob Harris, a New York Times senior software architect, rants about how people like to use word clouds to tell stories: Of course, the biggest…