Want to add some color to your Media Diet Project? Want to try your hand at telling a data-based digital story?
Infographics can be a great way to visualize data and statistics in context. They can also illustrate complex stories by stepping a read through ideas visually.
You need to know a little about composition, color, balance, line, and other elements of design, but you do to need to be a professional designer to create your own infographics.
Piktochart is one of many free tools to automate the process.
Log in and create a free account to access a number of different templates. Drag and drop visual elements, enter your data, and tell a visual/digital story to illustrate your main ideas. The main editing screen is similar to any other WYSIWYG web-builder site.