The Yellowstep Team By The Yellowstep Team • July 31, 2015

The non-designer's guide to creating a high performing infographic


Infographics, one of the most valuable assets you can create as a content marketer. 

Visual content on average gains 94% more engagement than articles without any imagery. Along with extra engagement, a highly shareable infographic can gain you all important inbound links, which are SEO gold dust. 

And the best news? 

You don't have to be a creative design wizard to create a high performing infographic! 

If you're like me,and don't know your Illustrator from your elbow, this handy infographic is just what you need.

Discover expert tips, courtesy of CoSchedule on how to make your infographic go from a vision to a reality...


Key takeaways 

  • The human brain processes images 60,000 times faster than text! 
  • On average, your audience only reads 20% of a web page. 
  • Pages with pictures on average gain 50% more shares 

To make your life even easier, there's a growing number of incredibly intuitive and free infographic creators available on the web. Check out our blog post on the top 5