Internet Infographics

Rise of the Hacktivist

The team at SiliconANGLE and Wikibon have been following and reporting on the rise of several significant hacktivist groups over the past year plus. Here is an infographic representing the most recent hacktivist timeline.

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The Sad State of Social Media Privacy

The relationship between social media and privacy has been a controversial one. However, with recent privacy breaches, ever-changing privacy settings and an overall increase in the things we share in social media, there is now renewed attention to the troublesome topic. To shed some light on where consumers stand on social media privacy issues, MDG Advertising created this enlightening infographic that reveals consumers’ levels of trust, feelings of control, and attitudes toward online privacy and protection.

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The World’s Best and Worst Apps

Let’s face it – apps (short for ‘applications) are all around us. Facebook apps, iPhone apps, Andriod apps and more. This infographic features some of the best and worst apps currently on the market. It also features top developers, top app categories, top app platforms, top Facebook games, most expensive apps and more.

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Should You Build a Website Or Not?

Do you want to build a website but had no clue as to where to begin? You may be among those who feel that website development is something that only ‘technical people’ do? A lot has changed in the wonderful world of website building since then. Building websites is now accessible to everybody regardless of technical ability. This infographic from BaseKit will guide you through the process.

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Mandatory Facebook Timeline: Like It or Lose It!

Timeline is a massive visual and organizational overhaul that could potentially change the way Facebook is used. At a time when the media is already reporting a drop in U.S. Facebook membership, it seems like an incredibly risky move to make. The following infographic polls SodaHeads on the incorporation of Timeline to find out who likes it — if anyone.

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The Wild Wild Web: Wrestling with Online Privacy

On January 24th, 2012, Google announced changes to its privacy policy, combining over 70 policies into one universal policy across all of its properties and products. The following infographic helps explain some of the biggest issues in web safety and gives tips on how to keep yourself protected, from passwords to privacy policies.

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The Day the Internet Stood Still

The SOPA Blackout turned out to be one of the largest protests in history which had the effect of stalling two of the most terrifying censorship bill to ever pass through the United States Congress. This infographic recounts that momentous day for social media users in tweets, emails and calls.

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Facebook Numbers Prior to the IPO

On the heel of the news over the fact that Facebook is getting ready to file for an initial public offering this week, and most indicators point to $10 billion in stock and a valuation at over $100 billion, Statista has put together stats on the company’s mind-boggling ascendance in recent years in the following infographic.

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A Few Ways Men Can Use Pinterest

Pinterest, a fairly new social media site that allows users to “pin” their favorite pictures in a pinboard style format, is not just for women (although I’ve heard that it currently comprised of some 70% women). Men can use it as well. This infographic designed by Jack M. Block looks at some of the ways men can utilize Pinterest and still maintain their “man card.”

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History of Local Search

Originally posted over on Dream Systems Media, this History of Local Search infographic explores the different forms of Local Search throughout the ages. Great history piece! Enjoy.

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