My Pinterest Board: Infographics

Easelly: The History of Infographics (Awesome introductory 4.08 min. video)

Easelly: 7 Common Types of Infographics

Story Telling With Infographics (YouTube 2:18 min. video)

Interesting Blog post about different ways to visualize election results. (New York Times)
40 Brilliantly Complex Topics Explained Perfectly by Infographics (

A Beginners Guide to Creating Shareable Infographics:

How to Create an Infographic – Part 1: What Makes a Good Infographic?

Rules 1 – 9

How to Create an Infographic – Part 2: Types of Infographics (Video 6:05min)

13 Types with examples: Mixed charts, Informational List, Timeline, How To (Steps/Phases), Process (Flowchart), Comparison (2 products, etc.), Location (Regions/Maps/Statistics), Photographic (Combing Image and graphics, Photo is dominant), Hierarchical, Single Chart, Visualized Numbers, Anatomical (pointing to parts of product or body), Visual Resume.

How to Create and Infographic – Part 3: Steps to Follow Before Creating Your Infographic (14min video)
1. Define your target audience. 2. Define your goals. (What do I want to achieve?) 3. Define the medium.

Layout Cheat Sheet Making the Best of Visual Arrangement

I know that you can buy your graphic elements, but you should build your own whenever possible.

Easy to Use Infographics Maker (I know this exists.)


Massimo Vignelli subway map from 1972 (Curbed article)

Interactive NYC Subway Map (redesign and Research)

New Subway Map (New York Interactive)

20 Awesome & Informative Infographics (monsteractive blog post)

Visualizing Data in the News (Carona Virus 2020):
History of Deadliest Pandemics

Why outbreaks like Coronavirus spread exponentially, and how to “flatten the curve”

How Coronavirus Hijacks Your Cells (New York Times)
The story behind “flatten the curve,” the defining chart of the coronavirus

Adobe Help:

Adobe Illustrator User Guide

Adobe Illustrator Learn and Support