How to Plan an Infographic

I’m going to just say it: I’ve never made an infographic. I’ve planned them, written them, directed them, watched them being designed and distributed them. Never made one. Until now.

I looked into a few infographic platforms because I didn’t want to just haul out Canva again (even though you can totally make infographics with Canva). I settled on easel.ly, which is free and has a drag and drop format, with a bank of icons and images.

The most important thing to remember is purpose. Don’t make an infographic because you want to make an infographic: plan what data you have, plan what you want to do with it once it’s designed.

I tried…

How to plan an infographic

Want to know more about making infographics? Check this post about another great infographic creation platform.

You want to make an infographic, sure. But the planning BEFORE the designing is the important part! Click To Tweet