5 Infographics Tips that work.
Use Infographics as a visual way to reach your audience. Make it simple for yourself to engage and convey complex messages in a simple way. Use infographics in your content marketing arsenal can and will aid to double your traffic, if you follow these 5 simple tips.
- Place numbers inside shapes.
The above was mentioned by Neil Patel to have generated 6,500+ tweets, 60,300+ Facebook likes, 2,000+ LinkedIn shares, 1,700+ Google+ shares, a gargantuan 194,600+ pins and more than 500 comments. While the infographic is now 5 years old, it is still going strong and driving awareness to Copyblogger.
2. Present numbers visually
The human brain processes visual data 60,000 times faster than text, and presenting a number visually as indicated below engraves an indelible image in the human brain and captures human curiosity.
3. Create a visual indexing using consistent elements
Lets go back to our Grobler example mentioned on top. you will realise that a number of elements are consistent that is colours, placing, font sizes,type, colours on titles, descriptions and on numbers. Creating visual indexing with consitent elements helps the consumers of your content to quickly decipher your message quickly with out being overwhelmed.
4. Use colour to make info standout (integrate colour schemes in your thought process)
5. Use lines to create visual maps
Tools you can use to create great Infographics:
- Adobe Colour CC
In all honesty infographics do work may primarily because most of us are visual learns, think about it now from your childhood the things you quickly jumped on to are things we saw not the things we heard or read. Incorporate some of these tips well and you will be guranteed of a surge in the number of shares, comments, likes and inbound links.