Word of the Week: Visual.ly

Word of the Week: Visual.ly

By Word of the Week on May 4th, 2012

Visual.ly: Visual.ly is a free community that allows you to share infographics and data visualizations without the need of Photoshop or a team of designers. Visual.ly’s capabilities include the ability to create custom infographics using information from various databases, including those from social networks such as Twitter and Facebook. In fact, Visual.ly just launched a service that allows you to plug in data from your Twitter or Facebook account to instantly produce an infographic. Infographics and data visualizations help ease communication methods by simplifying ideas in a clear and concise, yet beautifully depicted manner. As more and more people continue to communicate through infographics and data visualizations, Visual.ly will surely be a trending topic.