Our very own Josh Smith has written an article about designing infographics for FastCo Design
. Josh writes articulately and concisely about the process that we, here at Hyperakt, follow for creating an infographic. In ten steps, Josh outlines how designers can tackle these projects, from gathering and processing the data, to finding the narrative and identifying a hierarchy, to determining the visual approach and releasing it into the world.
This piece is relevant for designers and nondesigners alike, who, upon seeing the surge of infographics spring up across industries, might wonder how they come to be created.