How to Create a Viral Infographic by Capsicum Mediaworks
on How To Create
an Awesome Viral
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Make it Big, Not Gigantic.3
Pack a Punch
Use your own imagination and
research, to design your infographic
so that it sets a benchmark for
yourself or your organization.
Impress your audience with
minimum text and maximum visuals,
and include relevant and important
text in the form of pointers.
You need to be smart about what to include, and what to
exclude in your infographic, and design it accordingly.
A killer headline which gets
the audience’s attention and
compels them to open your
infographic immediately is
Make sure you only choose topics
which are popular among the masses,
so that your infographic gets noticed
by the right people.
Share your experiences or
results in the form of an
infographic, by visually
representing them in the
form of appealing stories.
Maintain a visual
and cognitive flow
Maintain a hierarchy of text and a logical
ﬂow of your visuals, so that readers can go
from one point to another seamlessly.
to create an
Create a viable outreach plan
which includes sending
personalized emails, and
sharing it on related Facebook
groups, among other things.
Your infographic needs to be
extremely unique, and must
contain new and more
information than other
infographics of similar topics.
12 Keep No Room
Check for errors in spellings,
grammar, design, colour,
font, facts, statistics, etc, and
only move ahead after the
infographic is error-free.
15 Add your
16 Stick to one
18 Choose a Readable
Font Type and Size
On the Important Bit
Anything you want your audience to notice and
appreciate most, should be given a special visual
appeal so that it stands out.
19 Divide the
20 include a section
Make Sure Your
the Tone of
Generate a Strong
Show Data in the
Form of Graphs
Provide a Call-
Release a Social
Media Copy Along
with a Press
Make the Infographic
PROMOTE IT ON
Share it extensively on your social
channels and add social sharing
icons under the infographic, so
that others can do the same.
Put extra emphasis on the design
elements, and include keywords into the
accompanying text to create an
23 Take care
make use of available tools
Design your infographic with the help of free tools like Visual.ly,
Canva, Pictochart, Easel.ly, etc.
9 Get your
Double check everything
resources and make sure
you only gather data from
Create a Wireframe of
Use a wireframe to devise
a visual plan for your
infographic and decide the
position and length of your
text and graphics.
11 Don't Forget
Research around what your target audience
likes and then plan your infographic around
those topics to make sure it gets appreciated.
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