Articles about Information Design

Designing for Vulnerable Users: Illustrations (May) Help Understand Complex Health Websites

Illustrations have the potential to aid in understanding complex health information, but using images effectively requires testing to tailor them to the needs of a wide variety of users. [Read More]

Look at This: A Guide to Interactive Information Visualizations

Stop. War. Peace. Now.

An illustrated look at what makes an effective interactive information visualization, along with principles to assist in creating easy to interpret visual representations of data and the accompanying interactive experiences. [Read More]

The View from Here: A Perfect Storm in the ICU

The information design and usability community have a superb opportunity to partner with clinicians to design the tools that will help us overcome ICU challenges. [Read More]

Book Review: It’s Show Time!

These guidebooks are for those who have not been exposed to the philosophy, principles, and techniques of information design and information visualization. [Read More]