Use Visuals to Communicate Best to Busy People

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There is so much information online that people have become “skimmers.”

We don’t have lots of time to study large amounts of content.  By turning your data into an infographic, you keep people engaged and you enable them to process your information faster and better!

Here’s the data to prove it!

Fast Facts:

Visuals are processed 60,000x faster than text!  

People remember 10% of what they hear, 20% of what they read, 80% of what they see & do!  

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So what do you think?  Does the data prove to you that you should be using images more?

Infographic by Julian Midwinter posted at Visually.

About Mike Gingerich

Author: Mike Gingerich, President of Digital Hill & TabSite Marketer and Consultant. Part geek, part marketer, part strategist, total distance running junkie. Mike is an author and speaker, having presented at Social Media Week Lima, Social Media Camp (Canada) and more. He writes a tech column, podcasts, and shares about social media and business strategies at MikeGingerich.com. Mike is a marketing, social media, and business startup enthusiast with 10+ years experience building apps, consulting, and training businesses with winning integrated strategies. Mike loves deploying tactics to increase awareness, sales, and maximize ROI in both B2B and B2C markets via digital media.