Infographics Lesson

What is an infographic?

Infographic, short for information graphic, according to Wikipedia is a graphic,visualization of data, information, or knowledge.

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Why use infographics?

  • To transmit or communicate a message.
  • To present large amounts of information in a compact and easy to understand way.
  • To reveal the data. Discovering cause-effect relations, knowing what’s happening.
  • To periodically monitor the evolution of certain parameters.

Let's explore one together.

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