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Are Interactive Graphs Here to Stay?

This is a guest blog post by Rebeca Pop, founder of Vizlogue, a Data Visualization and Storytelling Lab that offers workshops and consulting services. You can find Rebeca on YouTube, where she posts data visualization videos. Rebeca has been providing insights and creating data visualizations for almost 10 years. She has worked as a digital […]

A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: Why Your Advocacy Needs Data Visualization to Connect

A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: Why Your Advocacy Needs Data Visualization to Connect

The COVID-19 pandemic triggered a funding crisis for non-government organizations (NGOs) and advocacies worldwide — right when they are needed the most. The World Economic Forum highlights economic downturn as the cause of the decline in future aid budgets and donations, which means NGOs and other advocacies will need to compete with one another over […]

Does Data Visualization Need Data Storytelling?  Or Does Data Storytelling Need Data Visualization?

Does Data Visualization Need Data Storytelling? Or Does Data Storytelling Need Data Visualization?

Image source: undraw.co. This is a guest blog post by Rebeca Pop, founder of Vizlogue, a Data Visualization and Storytelling Lab that offers workshops and consulting services. You can find Rebeca on YouTube, where she posts data visualization videos. Rebeca has been providing insights and creating data visualizations for almost 10 years. She has worked […]

Intuition versus Science What Research Can Teach Us About Data Visualization

Intuition versus Science – What Research Can Teach Us About Data Visualization

Image source: undraw.co. This is a guest blog post by Rebeca Pop, founder of Vizlogue, a Data Visualization and Storytelling Lab that offers workshops and consulting services. You can find Rebeca on YouTube, where she posts data visualization videos. Rebeca has been providing insights and creating data visualizations for almost 10 years. She has worked […]

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From Static to Responsive charts and graphs

You may not be a web designer, but if your bread and butter is offering services to your audience through a website, “responsive” versus “static” design are two terms you need to know! Static versus responsive design A fixed or static width layout is designed for a specific predetermined width and does not change, no […]

Should You Start Using More Advanced Chart Types

Should You Start Using More Advanced Chart Types?

While I am not arguing that you should forget altogether about pie charts, bar charts, and line charts, there are situations in which a more innovative chart type could work better. After all, picking the right graph is a tremendous opportunity to tell a story and make a convincing argument by visualizing data. Why limit this opportunity to only what’s commonly used?

How to find data sources for visualization

How to find data sources for data visualization

So you want to make a chart? Do you have data? I’m assuming that’s a “No,” if you’re reading this article. Well let me tell you how to go about this business then. Before you start, make sure you check your expectations. It is going to be a very rare occurrence that you find a […]

Brand consistency – what is it, and why is it important

Brand consistency – what is it, and why is it important?

Here at everviz, we strongly believe in the power of branding. That’s why we’ve built in full customization capabilities, so that you can align your charts and maps to your own brand identity. This means you can use your own custom colors, fonts and logo to ensure your visualizations reflect your brand identity.  Our themes […]

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10 ways to engage your readers with interactive visual content

If you’re trying to distinguish your brand and get readers to easily retain information and take action, one of the best things you can do is make your visual content interactive.  The more time people spend reading and engaging with your content, the higher is the chance that your audience will take desired action, return […]

How to Create Financial Data Visualizations

How to Create Financial Data Visualizations

It can be difficult to communicate financial information to different audiences, but a well-designed graph or chart can help you to get your message across. As more and more work moves online, the ability to produce web-ready graphs and charts is important in any sector, but particularly in finance where it is often necessary to […]

How Effective is My Data Visualization? Well, It Depends…

How Effective is My Data Visualization? Well, It Depends…

This is a guest blog post by Rebeca Pop, founder of Vizlogue, a Data Visualization and Storytelling Lab that offers workshops and consulting services. You can find Rebeca on YouTube, where she posts data visualization videos every week. Rebeca has been providing insights and creating data visualizations for almost 10 years. She has worked as […]

Mapping the World of Ice Cream

Mapping the World of Ice Cream

Jessica, our contributer from Cape Town, South Africa, has been playing around with the map features of everviz. Read her entertaining ice cream adventure! People don’t like boring bar charts covering their screens, and it’s your job to give them something more exciting. Map charts are attention-grabbing, bring universal understanding, and give readers a welcome […]

How to make research data graphs and charts for the web

How to make research data graphs and charts for the web

If you are a researcher or academic, the growth of the internet has brought many opportunities for sharing your achievements with the world!  However, journal publication can still be a lengthy process, and sometimes you might just want to share a quick snippet of your research activities less formally. The good news is that it […]

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Data Visualization and the Scientific Effect of Stories

This post was originally published on the Highcharts blog, and was transferred as part of the rebrand from Highcharts Cloud to everviz. More than 3,000 years ago, storytelling helped build one of the most famous civilizations on the planet. When the Dorians invaded the Greek peninsula, the people of the region did not have a […]

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Graphs and Charts Say more than words

This post was originally published on the Highcharts blog, and was transferred as part of the rebrand from Highcharts Cloud to everviz. Our brains process pictures much more quickly than words, and in our “Too long; didn’t read.” culture, images are worth more than words. But the everyday graphs and charts that used to work […]