A look at what Amazon users are buying on vinyl
“I figured Fast Company received many standard resumes that they routinely read through. Then, they probably threw them out. I wanted to make something different, something exciting and colorful, something that showed them how much I admired them and who I really was. I put an infographic on the website mapping out why I was the perfect candidate—showing that I had something to add.
Two and half hours later, I received an email. I had a phone interview a week later. The rest is history. It turns out you can tweet your way to your dream job (or internship).”
Want to know what dirty words your great great great grandfather probably used? Here, 2,600 slang terms for genitalia throughout the ages…
This typography beard guide pairs popular beard styles with their font brothers.
Infographic: A map that compares global birth and death rates at a glance
This infographic shows what’s happened to our waistlines from 1995 to the present.
Jay-Z’s 99 problems as illustrated by artist Ali Graham
PopChartLab has managed to capture the entire history of sneaker design, in one cool infographic.
It’s interesting to see what has and has not changed over time, or as Mark Wilson put it, “sneakers have run on a sort of quarantined evolutionary track seemingly independent of the whims of popular fashion.”
Here’s the full infographic. Got a favorite shoe brand?
Priceonomics analyzes the how much you’re really saving (if any) by staying in an Airbnb apartment, instead of a hotel.
Foursquare’s new Time Machine feature lets you visualize your check-in history in infographic form.
From Paris’s Vélib’ to New York’s CitiBike, this infographic compares the size of 29 of the world’s largest bike sharing systems.