Explaining Diagrams

Diagrams. Charts, graphs, and maps. Nearly everyone on a product team makes them yet few of them are great. How do you make them better? As regular readers know, I’m a big fan of fundamentals and this video by Virtual Beauty brilliantly communicates the fundamentals of diagrams:

Explaining Diagrams: a short introduction from Virtual Beauty on Vimeo.

Via the always inspiring Flowing Data

Interested in learning more? Start with Edward Tufte: