What on earth is Nokia Here?

Nokia Here is a web mapping platform provided by Nokia, available for web browsers and as a mobile app for a variety of devices. Its features include map search, satellite maps, a versatile journey planner with support for public transport routes, 3D maps, real-time visualization of traffic congestion and pre-downloadable offline maps.

I’ve used it a few times myself on a loan Lumia 820 and 920 and it works pretty decently. Nokia sent me this infographic with some more info:

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The growth of visual marketing

Content marketing is rapidly growing overseas as brands realise that being a publisher online is a great way to get their products noticed and growing. As someone in the content marketing business I’m very focussed on words but further to that with the growth of Instagram and 500px it’s inevitable that imagery will eventually tell a thousand words. Here’s an infographic on the growth of visual content marketing:

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Maximizing the impact of Generation Y in the workforce: Infographic

When I started this blog I promised myself never to post an infographic but since I’m criminally short of time lately and I’m probably stepping off a plane or standing at the rental car office I didn’t have time to write something substantial. As a Generation Y worker I thought this was a pretty interesting set of stats to keep more visual (read simple) readers coming back for more: