Author Archives: andytweddle

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Magazine Journalism MA student at City University London. Tweet me - @andytweddle

Infographic reveals most common word used in 2010’s top pop songs as… “OH”

Part of this blog is about creating our own infographics, which I’ve done previously. What I haven’t done yet though is produce a Wordle. The site allows the user to input any text and it automatically produces an infographic displaying … Continue reading

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Simon Rogers: “Infographics are just as much journalism as a written piece is”

Beautiful infographics are great to look at but they don’t mean a thing without good data. We caught up with¬†Guardian data journalist and recent XCity Award winner Simon Rogers to talk infographics from a data point of view. Hi Simon! … Continue reading

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Is the iPhone the world’s most popular camera?

If this infographic from Geekaphone is anything to go by then it could well be: The infographic begins with the journey of the Apple device as a camera, first looking at the specs of of the Apple QuickTake from the … Continue reading

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Social Networking Trends: A Guide in Infographics

2010 was the year that social networking hit the big time. Facebook hit over 500 million users across the globe and Twitter reached 106 million. And it’s not just Facebook and Twitter growing – professional social networking site LinkedIn announced … Continue reading

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Nymphographics – Sex by numbers

Sex. If we’re not doing it, we’re talking about it. Or we’re thinking about it. Or we’re thinking about thinking about it. Do I get enough? Too much? Am I inadequate? Am I good in bed? Was I too young … Continue reading

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Still confused about Inception? Here’s a handy guide!

Other than being one of my all-time favourite films and winning 4 gongs at the 2011 Oscars, Inception is also bloody confusing. Once again, infographics to the rescue! Created by dehahs and showcased on deviantart.com, this infographic clearly denotes whose … Continue reading

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Afraid of a zombie attack? This infographic could help

What I’ve come to love about infographics over the past couple of months is their non-prejudicial, all-encompassing nature. No matter what the data, as long as there is information to display, an infographic – if made properly – will display … Continue reading

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