The Truth About Infographics: Explains 'How the Infographic-spam Industry Works?'

Buzzfeed created an infographic called "An Infographic Backlash Infographic," inspired by the tragic tale of a guy whose job it was to game Digg back when Digg had enough traffic to make it worth gaming. "So, all those infographics? Turns out that it's all part of an incredibly sophisticated keyword-spamming operation! Which is convenient, because, […]

Buzzfeed created an infographic called "An Infographic Backlash Infographic," inspired by the tragic tale of a guy whose job it was to game Digg back when Digg had enough traffic to make it worth gaming. "So, all those infographics? Turns out that it's all part of an incredibly sophisticated keyword-spamming operation! Which is convenient, because, honestly, we were all kind of getting a little tired of them. Here's an infographic to explain how the infographic-spam industry works," writes Buzzfeed.

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