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How to create an Infographic in 5 steps

Infographics are visual representations of information, data, and knowledge. They usually consist of graphics, images, and concise text elements and are intended to present information quickly and clearly. With the help of infographics, you can turn data-saturated spreadsheets and indistinct reports into engaging and thought-provoking visuals.

Watch the video tutorial to see a 5-step guide for creating an infographic with Prezi Design, and get more detailed information in the description below.

With Prezi Design, you can create:

  • Timeline infographics that allow you to visualize changes over time in chronological order;
  • Statistical infographics which are great for visualizing data with the help of graphics and charts;
  • Geographic infographics that include maps and are great for visualizing geographic data;
  • Comparison infographics that are perfect for comparing two different subjects;
  • Hierarchical infographics for showing hierarchies;
  • List infographics that are more on the text-heavy side and let you create lists on specific topics; and many more!

Step 1: Pick a template

Prezi Design has more than 60 infographic templates tailored for various use cases. Have a look at what's available and pick one.

  1. At the top of the Prezi Design dashboard, click on Start from template or on the Infographics shortcut.
  2. In the template library, click on the infographic thumbnails to get a preview. Scroll up and down to get a full view.
  3. Once you've found the template you'd like to use, select Use this template to open the editor.

Step 2: Add and edit your content

Once you're in the editor, it's time to customize and repurpose the infographic to your liking. You can introduce new text objects, charts, maps, images, icons, GIFs, shapes, and a lot more. Here are a few pointers: 

To get a more in-depth look into all of the content creation and editing possibilities in Prezi Design, browse the articles of the Create and edit section of the knowledge base.

Step 3: Visualize your data

Data visualizations are integral to infographics as they help convey concise stories and let the readers easily understand datasets of various sizes. If you have some indicators you'd like to visualize, you're in the right place.

To get a deeper understanding of all of the data visualization features Prezi Design has to offer, have a look at the articles in the Data visualization section of the knowledge base.

Step 4: Add the finishing touches

Once you've added and edited your content, it's time to add some final touches to your project before sharing it with the world.

Step 5: Download and/or share your infographic

You're almost donelet's download the infographic or share it online.

Read more on downloading and sharing your Prezi Design content in the Present and share section of our knowledge base.

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