Design & Display

Design & Display illustration

Who spoke

Robin Richards headshot
Designer, ripetungi ltd @ripetungi

Robin Richards

Designing user experiences for web, mobile, tablet. Telling stories with data visualisation & infographics.

The power of Visual Storytelling

Over the last few years infographics has rocketed into the public consciousness as a visual storytelling method.  As with an creative outlet there are the good and bad examples, within this talk we’re explore what makes a good infographic, what to consider before you start sketching and work through some methods for creating an infographic.  Talking about breaking down the data set to find the best story, constructing the correct story flow, understanding how to construct the clear story and what it is important. Could be useful to anyone who would like to create infographics, improve any skills if they are just starting out, understand how to use infographics as part of their storytelling.

Chris Byrne headshot
Freelance Digital Marketing & Advertising Consultant @SEOTipsnTricks

Chris Byrne

Freelance since 2008 with over 10 years experience, Chris started out at e-commerce web design agency where he helped create and develop their SEO service working on brands like Yamaha Music UK and Robert Dyas. Since going freelance he has worked for everyone from the UK's largest media agency Mediacom downwards. He is a Google Analytics Certified Individual.

The State of Adblocking in 2016

A look at the ad-blocking wars going on worldwide on the web at the moment.  IAB/YouGov statistics suggest around 1/4 of UK adults online use ad blockers. What are the causes and consequences of this mass consumer boycott?