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Data made beautiful
More and more news and information sources are turning to infographics to display complex data in a simple, visual way. Infographics have become one of the most ‘dugg’ types of content on Digg.com, meaning people don’t just want to get information this way, they want to share it. This infographic from engadget.com displays a recap of the days stories by time and level of interest based on comments.
Why it matters
Audiences have access to more information than ever, but they need tools to help them sort through it. How can brands display information in a beautifully simple way, that readers will understand and be inspired to share?
The Dutch magazine market has seen an explosion in the number of “personality glossies” launched. Popular figures in media and entertainment are launching their own lifestyle magazines, with the most recent success being LINDA, launched by actress and presenter Linda de Mol. The ‘Me Mag’ phenomenon started in the US with Oprah Winfrey’s hugely successful O magazine. But until now no-one has really tried to emulate this success in the European market.
Red Bull is taking tweets and turning them into beats. A tweet is analysed and is associated to a unique sound clip that has an upbeat or downbeat sound based on the emotional sentiment of the tweet.