Templates allow people who don’t consider themselves visual thinkers to still work in a visual space. They are an extremely functional tool because they can establish metaphors that are meaningful for the context, are scalable to work in groups
For SXSW Interactive 2009, Tom Crawford, former CEO of VizThink.com, put together a panel proposal around the topic of moving from words to pictures. It was called ‘Shift Happens’ and he invited Dan Roam (www.thebackofthenapkin.com), Dave Gray, (www.davegrayinfo.com),
CLIENT: Minggl.com is a start-up company designing one of the first software apps for managing social networks.
NEED: The Minggl guys need an infographic for their landing page, and they didn’t want the traditional ‘About Us’ or ‘Why Join