03.28.2014

How to pitch infographics…from the press who place them (via ProfNet)

This insight on pitching infographics comes from an event about 2 years ago – but the tips are still relevant today. Editors from Huffington Post, CNNMoney, The AP, and Mashable all weigh in.

It’s probably not surprising that the infographic alone is not enough — to be successful in placing it (or compelling your target media to consider it), you must demonstrate that it is news worthy. In short, what is the story your data-laden picture trying to tell — and why should the reading audience care?

For the full Q&A visit, ProfNet.

And just for fun, here is a little infographic on infographics (sourced with infographics).

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