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What Makes Good Information Design?

What Makes Good Information Design?

INFORMATION

relevant
meaningful
new


interestingness

proof of concept ugly experiment

truth
consistency
honesty
accuracy


integrity useless successful information design rubbish function


easiness
usefulness
usability
fit


eye-candy boring sketch

form


beauty
structure
appearance


DESIGN


David McCandless // v1.0 // Nov 09
InformationIsBeautifuLnet

What Makes Good Information Design?

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