You’ve written a how-to blog post filled with great tips. Now, make it more actionable: Turn your blog post into an infographic.
All you need are two free tools – self-editing and Canva, the free, graphic design tool for nondesigners. I’ll show you how to create your own infographic below.
How-to infographic example
But first, you’ll see a sample infographic I created from a March 4, 2016, blog post published on the Harvard Business Review website.
When I read that post, “How to Practice Mindfulness Throughout Your Work Day,” I was immediately inspired by the steps it described. But I knew I’d never take those steps unless I had a short, bullet-point cheat sheet that I could refer back to.
That inspired me to turn the post into an infographic using a Canva infographic template.
After I finished the infographic, which attributes the content to the post and its writers (Rasmus Hougaard and Jacqueline Carter), I emailed the writers and attached the infographic, asking for permission to publish it. Rasmus approved, and here we are.
Here’s the sample infographic.
Infographic: How to turn how-to blog posts into Canva infographics
Now, here’s a step-by-step guide on how you can turn one of your own how-to blog posts into an infographic.