This infographic explores history of a most popular instrument of 21st century – guitar. Musical instruments similar to the modern guitar have been used throughout much of history and by many different cultures and peoples. Here some interesting facts you may or may not know.
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Score from the experts at Killer Infographics
Visual Communication - 65%
Design - 70%
Content/Script - 70%
Usability - 70%
This design shares facts about guitars in history. The simple color palette makes a pleasing aesthetic, as does the line art style. A few different techniques are used, from a sketch aesthetic in the background to a simple flat style in most of the other illustrations — keeping styles consistent is just as important as an established palette. The layout is also a bit unique — the center scheme of dots alludes to a timeline, but without dates to ground each of the data points it's difficult to tell if that was the intent. Also, while the illustrations relate somewhat to their copy, they aren't strong enough to stand well on their own; the text is required to understand it. In all we'd give this a D.