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Visual Intelligence

The smart way to keep people passive and obedient is to strictly limit the spectrum of acceptable opinion, but allow very lively debate within that spectrum – even encourage the more critical and dissident views. That gives people the sense that there’s free thinking going on, while all the time the presuppositions of the system are being reinforced by the limits put on the range of the debate.

NOAM CHOMSKY, The Common Good, Odonian Press, 1998

Visual messages surround us. The graphic user interface and the convergence of audio, video and text have increased the use of visual imagery dramatically. The visually literate can interpret, use, appreciate, and create messages using traditional and digital media in ways that advance thinking, decision making, communication, and learning. Articles here offer a better understanding of the role of visuals in communication.

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1. Ralph - August 3, 2010

Digital media has changed the way we do business. We now focuss on inbound marketing which has a high visual component. The better it looks and the better it is structured the more inclined the user will be to submit their details and become a potential lead.

2. Ativan - February 17, 2013

You made some good points there. I looked on the web to learn more
about the issue and found most people will go along with your
views on this website.


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