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While the 2016 presidential election is still more than a year away, Halloween is right around the corner. And even though the election may already seem like a horror story, depending on your political leanings, this non-partisan infographic takes it a step further. How would some of the most prominent candidates (and non-candidates) last in a zombie apocalypse, how would they fight off brain-eating zombies and who would survive until help arrives?
With data being generated in record-breaking amounts, businesses are looking for ways to synthesize and utilize all the information coming their way. Infographics, taking advantage of both text and visual content, can be leveraged in innovative new ways. Expertly crafted visual content is easily consumed by viewers and can help increase awareness and productivity, as well as improve communication and understanding.
The recent major turmoil in Asian stock markets has caused spill-over all over the world, including in the U.S., where the Dow Jones Industrial Average has seen record changes over the past couple of months. With the U.S. economy still considered shaky by some, there is a great deal of fear over these changes. But is that fear well-founded? One way to find out is to look at historically large changes, whether good or bad, in the Dow. We looked up the 20 largest gains, losses and intraday swings and plotted them against the backdrop of historical context. What we found is that the stock market tends to bounce back after every major decline, with the bigger dips taking longer to recover from, as you might expect. Take a look at the historical picture of the roller coaster that is Wall Street.
Social media has totally changed the way businesses communicate with customers. It’s a platform where consumers drive the conversations, and companies have to keep up or get lost in the shuffle. If you’re unsure about how to get started using these outlets for the benefit of your business, here are 25 awesome social media infographics that will equip you with the knowledge and tools to become a social media rock star. Enjoy.