Major And Emerging Global Markets For Smart Devices, U.S. Still 1 (For Now) – Infographic

This chart shows the largest markets for smart devices, based on the number of active iOS and Android devices in July 2012.

Source: Statista

This chart shows the year-over-year change of active smart devices in the fastest-growing markets.

Source: Statista

Money: How The Regulars Pay The Credit Card Rewards For The Rich – Infographic

How Regular Folks Pay For The Credit Card Rewards of The Rich

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This graphic shows how credit card rewards for those who make over 120k are funded by those who make under 120k.

Source: Perk Street Financial, Visual.ly

Business: Why Startups Fail – Infographic

Building a successful business is every entrepreneur’s goal – but only 1 in 12 succeed. Why do startups fail? The Startup Genome project analyzed data from 3,200 companies and came up with some answers. At the core of any successful business are two things: a good product and a large market for that product. In other words, a startup should be able to scale. And to scale properly, it must balance the growth of five core dimensions: customers, product, team, business model, and funding. The dominant reason for failure: premature scaling of one or more of those dimensions. View the infographic for more!

Source: Visual.ly

Global Mobile Development – Infographic

With over 6 billion mobile subscriptions in use worldwide, up from fewer than 1 billion in 2000, three out of every four human beings worldwide now have access to a mobile phone, says a flagship report on global mobile trends released today by infoDev and the World Bank.

Source: Visual.ly, The World Bank

Credit Cards Go Social – Infographic

Remember the days when you could score all sorts of free swag just by filling out a credit card application at one of those tables that banks used as mobile college student recruiting stations on campuses nationwide?

Well, those days ended with the passage of the CARD Act, which prohibits such on-campus pitches, but that does not mean that college kids aren’t still a prized demographic, particularly since the law does not restrict credit card companies from making a name for themselves online. Indeed, social media is the new frontier for credit card marketing, as you can see from the fun and useful infographic below.

Source: Card Hub

Made In The USA: The Most Influential People – Infographic

America is the land of opportunity. Here in the United States, you can turn a year of college education and a logo of an apple into a billion dollar corporation. All you need is a forward thinking idea, rock solid execution, and a good amount of elbow grease.

The infographic focuses on a handful of Americans who had a vision and ran with it. The infographic also compares the U.S. to other countries in regards to Nobel Peace Prizes collected and in what fields we excel. Start logging those million dollar ideas and have an awesome day!

Source: DailyInfographic, The Roosevelts

Business: How To Destroy Your Productivity – Infographic

As your company searches for new ways to boost productivity and increase sales, it’s important to be aware of the ways your plans can be thwarted. Turns out, your everyday work habits may actually be standing in the way of your success. Want to know what kills your productivity?

Source: Marketo, Columnfive

Marketing: Instagram And B2B Marketing – Infographic

Instagram is expanding quickly, and with the introduction of the Android app, its growth can only accelerate. Its simplicity is one of its strengths, and it represents a great addition to businesses’ visual-content marketing campaigns. In this graphic created with Marketo, we examine the growth of the photo-sharing service and how it can work for your company.

Source: Marketo, Columnfive