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Visual Content Helps Marketers Tell Better Brand Stories

As a content marketing agency, we’re always looking for opportunities to help brands tell their stories in engaging and meaningful ways. As technology advances and new tools integrate in the marketplace, an interesting phenomenon occurs: The way we digest and experience content changes. Consider the news. Think about how we followed current events 20 years…

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5 Charts Every Student Can Relate To

It’s already the start of another school year. Summer flew by, and you never called that girl from third period. You were busy playing X-box, eating pizza rolls, and sleeping in ’til 4:00 p.m. But all good things must come to an end. Here’s 5 charts that all students can relate to. That New S*** As…

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The Ashley Madison Hack in 7 Charts

Unless you’ve been living on Mars for the last 6 weeks, you’ve probably heard of the Ashley Madison Hack. The now infamous website promotes extramarital affairs with the slogan, “life is short, have an affair.” The selling point behind the website was the extreme level of discreteness offered to it’s clients. In a bit of…

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Donald Trump Offends The Masses

If you’ve been listening at all over the last 3 weeks or so, you’ve probably heard news from this guy named Donald Trump. A real estate mogul and television personality who’s thrown his hat in the ring for President of the United States of America, Señor Trump made his big announcement about a month ago by way of an escalator grand…

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Newsroom Creative – Weekly Roundup

The summer is officially here! That means trips to Disneyland, movie theaters, and airports—all three of which have made their way into this week’s newsroom creative roundup. Whenever we get ahold of a good data set, we immediately try to visualize it to look for an interesting story worth telling. These three pieces of microcontent really jumped…

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Live Data Visualization Exhibit – Fear of Failure

We teamed up with the Laguna College of Art + Design (LCAD) to create a month-long exhibit on the “Fear of Failure and Creative Success.” This exhibit features several installations that shed light on the correlation between failure and creative success. The idea behind the exhibit is to examine the observation that all creative successes first…

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National Donut Day – America’s Favorite Type of Donuts

We’ve been looking forward to this day all year. Sure, we reflect our company mission in the 5 columns we live by (Do Good Work, Value Our Partners, Be Good To Each Other, Be Humble, and Experiment Often). But if we’re being honest—and hadn’t already ordered all the C5-branded stationery—we’re pretty tempted to add a sixth column:…

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Visual Storytelling: 3 Jokes in 3 Charts

In this installment of our Visual Storytelling series, we take a look at everything from getting older to what you do with your spices.

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Visual Storytelling: 5 Jokes in 5 Charts

In our Visual Storytelling series, we use information design to muse about the funny and peculiar things we observe in our everyday lives. In this latest installment, we take a look at everything from school pride to burritos.

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Visual Storytelling: How Californians Identify Seasons

Winter is coming. Well, for most areas of the country it’s here. But at C5 HQ in Southern California, we can’t say we sense much different. How do we tell when the season has changed? The latest installment of our Visual Storytelling series explains it.

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