May 29, 2012 - By Diana Cook
It’s a group effort – Crowd Sourcing that is. While some debate the merits of creation by committee, there is no denying the popularity and benefits of a crowd powered business. We found this very cool infographic over at Indianapolis Chevrolet of all places. It highlights places businesses can turn to when looking to use crowd sourcing to complete a project, as well as some little known facts about the practice, including a country that turned to Crowd Sourcing to create its constitution.
May 25, 2012 - By Diana Cook
Summer is (almost) here, and that means more outdoor things to do and less time to search the web for all the important stuff. Not to worry, we’ve got you covered. This week in the DesignCrave roundup we bring you packaging fit for a queen, tips on keeping the cloud organized, a design contest you should probably enter and more.
May 23, 2012 - By Diana Cook
Fans of movie posters, sports illustration and commercial art are in for a treat. A comprehensive oversized coffee table book on the Life and Art of Bob Peak will be available at the end of May, 2012. The book will include works spanning a forty year career with many never before seen illustrations along with his many iconic illustrations for the Movies, Major Periodicals, National Ad Campaigns, Time Magazine Covers, Fashion Advertising, Sports Advertising and more.
May 22, 2012 - By Diana Cook
The Zombie Apocalypse. Sure you’ve thought about what you’d do if/when it happens, but are you positive you have what it takes to successfully avoid falling at the hands of the Walking Dead? Soon you’ll have the opportunity to put your survival skills to the test. For three days only, the creative minds behind The Walking Dead Escape will turn San Diego’s Petco Park into a zombie obstacle course coinciding with this year’s Comic Con.
May 14, 2012 - By Diana Cook
Can all agree that wasting time searching for data is a lame way to spend two hours? Okay, now that we got that out of the way, imagine what could be accomplished with an extra few hours added to your day. Our friends over at Domo researched the question and created this infographic to show some of the most common – and surprising – answers.
May 04, 2012 - By Diana Cook
Nearly half of all Americans are now members of at least one social network, double the proportion of just two years ago. This infographic created by Social media strategy firm Hasai reveals some surprising and not so surprising facts. Using information gathered from top sites like Facebook, Twitter and Tagged, the graph shows how Americans are using social media.
May 02, 2012 - By Diana Cook
Hey, hey it’s May. From stylish chocolates to games that will improve your life, we’ve gathered all the best links from around the web.
Apr 30, 2012 - By Diana Cook
Are you planning a move in the near future that involves your pets? We found the resources and tips in this infographic very helpful to pet owners who plan on bringing their furry friends along with them to their new home. This graph higlights the best cities to move to if you have pets, and also helpful tips for getting your new landlord to approve of you pet.
Apr 26, 2012 - By Diana Cook
Let’s face it, in a sea of ho-hum advertising campaigns, it’s refreshing when a company uses innovative techniques to tell a story and raise brand awareness. One of our recent favorites is from Bumble Bee Foods. Using documentary-style webisodes that chronicle top-ranked U.S. men’s tennis player Mardy Fish’s quest to lead a healthy life, they’ve created video vignettes to work in tandem with the brand’s signature program, BeeWell for Life.