An infographic, short for information graphic, is a visual representation of knowledge or data to present information quickly and clearly. They will help explain your knowledge of complex processes to others in a simple, graphic manner.
An infographic is a fairly easy and creative method to explain more complex concepts clearly. Generally, an infographic is a single page in length that includes graphics and key concepts. Text is used minimally; engaging visuals are utilized to communicate information both quickly and clearly. While a Venn diagram is an example of an infographic as it shows both concepts and the common overlap of concepts, new technologies are now available to help you be creative! In fact, you will find a simple Internet search may locate more examples than you could possibly think of.
There are many sites available that allow you to create an infographic. The site you choose depends on answers to the questions below:
Consider the options below for developing infographics:
Canva- Templates, Canva for Beginners Video and Getting Started Video
Prezi- Prezi Product Tutorials and Prezi Support
Easelly- Easelly: Infographic Design Tips & Tutorials
Piktochart- How to Create an Infographic and Other Visual Projects in 5 Minutes [Infographic]
Microsoft PowerPoint- included in Microsoft Office 365 Suite
Google Chart- Using Google Charts