This infographic occupies the “versus” niche of our designs. With the limited availability of hard data to visualize, the success of this design rests solely on witty copy and talented illustration. The choice of iconography played a huge role in the success of this infographic, lending it feeling of relatability. Who doesn’t have an opinion on the relationship between hipsters and The Life Aquatic?

This project charged headfirst into the web, standing out against the general miasma of poor design online, proving that the right topic, executed successfully, can ignite the Internet. And this infographic definitely lit the fuse that set the blog scene to E-X-P-L-O-D-E!