I really need your help here…

Thursday, September 20th, 2012

We’re in the final stages voting for the winners of the Information is Beautiful Awards – and I really need your brains.
The votes from the official judges votes are in – and man, it’s so tight. We’re biting our nails down to the wrist.

The community acts as a meta-judge on the panel. Your votes will literally tip the balance one way or another.

You get just one vote, for one piece across the whole awards. So I recommend zooming in on a shortlist category you’re interested in, and slamming the ‘vote now’ button on your favourite piece. It’ll take 2 minutes.

» Data visualization
» Infographic
» Interactive visualization
» Data journalism
» Motion infographic
» Tool or website

Voting closes midday GMT on Monday 24th September 2012.

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  • David Karger

    Not to be snarky, but from a data-visualization expert I’d expect a better user interface. Your “vote now” button looks like one that will take me to a voting page; I was surprised when I pressed it to discover that I’d actually cast my (only) vote!

    • David Karger

      actually, that was snarky. apologies (but still, please fix your interface!)

  • Paul

    Not sure if it’s my browser, but all of these are too low-res to see the details! They look like excellent visualisations, but small words are too blurry. (Yes tried zooming, etc).