The power of good visuals

February 1, 2011

Have you heard about the new gigantic Starbucks Trenta cups? The National Post’s web team came up with an excellent infographic comparing it to other Starbucks sizes – and to the average human stomach. With a bit of luck and a bit of skill, the graphic went viral, as the kids say, and the graphic made it all the way to CNN, as well as achieving, as of January 21, more than 10,000 “likes” on Facebook and over 1,200 Tweets. And it all started from their humble Tumblr page. Want to learn more? They’ve explained the whole process for the rest of us to learn from. (Thanks to @aliciamcauley for the link.)

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