Topic: Infographics

Infographic Overload? Viewed by some as the scourge of the Web, a well-executed infographic can effectively tell a marketer's story

The Web has been deluged with infographics in recent months, as more news sites and blogs (including Adweek) embrace them as part of their editorial mix. But some journalists and…

January 11, 2012, 7:49 AM EST

Infographic: Apple to Apples, the Tech Company vs. the Fruit How do they stack up, anyway?

Here's your goofy yet ultimately edifying—and certainly entertaining—infographic of the day: Apple to Apples, a study of how the tech company matches up against its namesake fruit. Turns out they're…

January 9, 2012, 4:56 PM EST

Infographic: Viral Spiral, 2006-11 Living helix of passed-along ads reveals the exponential growth of video sharing

Below is one of the coolest advertising infographics you'll see: the Viral Spiral of most-shared ads from the past five years, built by Unruly Media—the same company that previously brought…

December 16, 2011, 9:23 AM EST

Infographic: Anatomy of an Advertising Emergency Does this agency freakout look familiar?

Advergirl writes: "There's a curious phenomenon that happens in advertising agencies ... Despite our annual planning sessions and relatively-long project lead times, every other month or so, we have a…

December 15, 2011, 12:07 PM EST

Australian Wine Uses Infographics as Its Bottle Labels Educational packaging at its best

What a wonderful thing for all you data nerds out there: Between Five Bells, an Australian wine, had begun using infographics about its wine-making process as labels on its bottles.…

October 10, 2011, 12:22 PM EDT

Infographic: A Visual History of Twitter The biggest names, greatest hits, business models and more

Here's a nice little compendium of info McNuggets about everyone's favorite microblogging service, including lists of record-breaking tweet events, business models, adoption rates, most-followed accounts and plain old fun facts.…

October 3, 2011, 10:13 AM EDT

Infographics Reveal Scope of Pet Owners' Weirdness and Depravity

Infographics work best when they cast light on obsessive behavior, and few things are as obsessive as people's relationships with their pets. After the jump, check out two such infographics—one…

June 6, 2011, 2:45 PM EDT

Infographic: The Changing Scope of Advertising A shifting landscape of formats, technologies and priorities

Yesterday, we looked back at the 200-year history of modern American advertising in that gargantuan infographic from Aquent and The Barbarian Group. Now, we look at the recent past and…

May 19, 2011, 4:27 PM EDT

200 Years of the Advertising Business in One Handy Infographic

Feel like reliving all of advertising's big milestones, including major agency launches, mergers, and acquisitions since the 1830s? Sure you do. Thankfully, Aquent has done the work for you. The…

May 18, 2011, 1:00 PM EDT