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O'Reilly Strata Conference Discount & Giveaway! Who wants to go? The O'Reilly Strata+Hadoop World conference is coming up quickly on March 28-31 in San Jose, CA. http://www.coolinfographics.com/blog/2016/2/9/oreilly-strata-conference-discount-giveaway.html
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Roundup of recent #DataViz news, links, events and new books: http://bit.ly/1R9ONJ3
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The Snowzilla Snowball from Winter Storm Jonas! http://www.coolinfographics.com/blog/2016/1/28/the-snowzilla-snowball.html
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Three Simple Resolutions to Design Better DataViz for everyone working with data http://bit.ly/1ZcVLSF
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Designing Infographics That Last by carefully choosing topics with long Online Lifespans http://bit.ly/1NVPxfA
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The Ultimate Battle: Old vs New Graphic Design explores 8 different aspects of graphic design and compares how the methods have changed through the years.
http://www.coolinfographics.com/blog/2015/12/23/old-vs-new-graphic-design.html
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The 2016 State of Small Business Report #infographic summary of the full report is a good way to invite readers #smb http://www.coolinfographics.com/blog/2016/2/8/2016-state-of-small-business-report.html
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Men’s Dress Codes Made Simple with illustrations to visualize text information. Simple use of illustrations to help make a dry topic significantly more engaging for readers. Infographics don't always need big, numerical datasets to be able to visualize information.
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Take a look back on 2015 with Shutterstock's Color Trends of 2015 infographic http://www.coolinfographics.com/blog/2016/1/27/color-trends-from-2015.html
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Building Responsive Data Visualization for the Web by Bill Hinderman​ is a new book that just came out in November. This month I am giving away one signed copy!

I had the pleasure of helping Bill as the Technical Editor on the book last year, and I can say it's a fantastic guide to structuring your data and building your code for interactive data visualizations that work perfectly on every screen size.

http://www.coolinfographics.com/blog/2016/1/25/building-responsive-data-visualization-for-the-web.html
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Christmas Story Quiz in icons! Can you guess the 10 stories from the illustrations? http://bit.ly/1PN85mS
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Check out the cool Where The USA Gets Its Oil infographic maps of our global sources for oil & petroleum! http://www.coolinfographics.com/blog/2015/12/29/where-the-usa-gets-its-oil.html
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    President, Infographic Designer, present
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Randy is currently President of InfoNewt, an infographic design and visual consulting company.  InfoNewt works with clients to develop visual communications and strategies to reach their target audiences.  These are designed for use in presentations, social media, training and print.

In 2013, Randy released his first book, Cool Infographics.  This innovative guide prepares readers to create compelling infographics for online marketing, business reports, posters, presentations, and even design their own infographic resume.
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    BSME, 1992
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