Sara McGuire is a Content Editor at Venngage infographics. When she isn't writing research-driven articles for a number of business and marketing sites, she enjoys reading graphic novels and writing music reviews.

 

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54 Tech Companies Sorted Into Their Hogwarts Houses [Infographic]

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Company culture is an integral component of any business. In recent years, companies have put more and more focus on fostering company cultures that promote creativity and the entrepreneurial spirit. After all, millennials are generally looking for jobs that will engage them emotionally and mentally, as opposed…

Olympic Athletes Really Are Getting Older [Infographic]

Have you noticed that Olympic athletes seem to be getting older? You’re not crazy. According to a study done by Venngage infographics, the average age of Olympic athletes has risen from 23 in 1896 to 25 in 2012. But when you break it down by event,…

7 Key Elements That Will Make Your Annual Report Interesting

Whether you’re a private company or a public organization, an annual report is an important part of brand accountability and transparency. While public companies are required by law to create periodic financial reports, companies public and private alike will often create glossier reports for their…

Pokémon Go Takes Players to Some Weird Places [Infographic]

Since the release of Pokémon Go, fans have embraced the Pokémon trainer calling in droves. Sure, sometimes they walk into street lights by accident because they’re looking down at their phones, or they end up turning around in circles like spinning tops, but that…

10 Sites to Help Students to Write Better Essays

Summer is underway but the fall school semester is peaking over the horizon. Or, if you’re one of those unlucky students attending summer school, you’re right in the thick of it. Either way, there’s a good chance you have to write an essay. And…

4 Steps to Turn Survey Data Into An Infographic [INFOGRAPHIC]

4 Steps to Turn Survey Data Into An Infographic [INFOGRAPHIC]

Whether you’re a business owner, a marketer, or an annoying guy standing outside of a grocery store, you have probably relied on information acquired through surveys. And while they are an undeniably handy way of collecting a large volume of data using a focused form,…

Study Shows Online Dating Still Not as Effective as Offline

How often do you talk to people through text? How often to do you talk to people in person? Do you do one more than the other? It probably depends what type of person you are. Certain people thrive on being surrounded by others,…

Classrooms Are Getting Graphic [INFOGRAPHIC]

Using infographics, that is. People don’t all learn the same way. Some people are visual learners, other auditory, others textual, and other kinesthetic (learning by doing). Many educators already know that approaching education from different angles will benefit students’ retention of information–and more educators…

Why Is User Generated Content So Important? [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Are you making use of the content your users generate? If you’re not, it’s time to start. User-generated content is the key to keeping your brand relevant in the eyes of users old and new. Think about it: in the age of Web 2.0,…

How to Create Content That People Actually Read [INFOGRAPHIC]

9 Essential Tips For New Bloggers

There’s a lot of mediocre content out there. There’s also a lot of decent content. But think about the content that you return to again and again – a blog you read for insight and motivation, a video that is particularly clever, or an…

Social Media Is Driving Interest in Food Tourism [INFOGRAPHIC]

Social Media Is Driving Interest in Food Tourism [INFOGRAPHIC]

If you’ve been on the Internet at all in the last ten years, you have probably noticed that people like food. With the prevalence of social media across the web, people’s overwhelming enthusiasm for food has only become more pronounced. A cursory search of…

5 Essential Infographic Design Tips For Content Marketers [Infographic]

Content marketers know that visual content is in high demand. With visual content platforms like Instagram and Pinterest dominating social media communication, many content marketers are finding that in order to produce content that people pay attention to, they have to learn some basic…

Want Backlinks? Reach the PEAC of Great Content [Infographic]

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The web is saturated with piles upon piles of content. When it comes to creating content that will not only capture the attention of readers, but will also inspire them to backlink to your content, it can be difficult to set your content apart….

7 Fundamental Design Principles Used in Star Wars [Infographic]

Star Wars and the Force Behind Their Marketing Campaign

Over the last four decades, critics have hailed the original Star Wars trilogy for its groundbreaking design and innovative special effects. Without the aid of CGI, George Lucas and his head of special effects John Dykstra had to build their out-of-this-world scenery by hand….