Trending: Google Cloud product leader arrested on suspicion of murder after wife goes missing in Hawaii

Nearly every day a new infographic arrives in our inboxes — touting things like holiday shopping trends or the history of digital photography. Now, through a new service from Seattle-based QuestionPro, we’re probably going to get even more of these visual representations of data.

QuestionPro has developed a new automated infographic generator, one which co-creator Vivek Bhaskaran says allows anyone to “create a sexy infographic … with a click of a button.”

Bhaskaran said that none of his competitors in the survey space offer anything similar.

QuestionPro, however, isn’t the only one attacking this niche. In fact, we just got a pitch earlier this month from a Malaysian service called Piktochart that boasts 90,000 users.

But Bhaskaran said that QuestionPro is different, given its roots in online surveys. The 10-year-old company already boasts more than 2.5 million users of its online survey tool

“There are infographics generators, but it takes a lot of work to get the data out of systems … and put them into that and generate the infographic,” said Bhaskaran.

With the new QuestionPro tool, the data is imported onto a set template, but customers can customize headers, footers and other elements. In the future, he said they plan to charge for additional template designs.

“Infographics are popular (because) they tell a story … instead of just shoveling data….  People want to see the story along with the data,” he says.

Here’s an example of an infographic created with the new QuestionPro tool.

Like what you're reading? Subscribe to GeekWire's free newsletters to catch every headline


Job Listings on GeekWork

Find more jobs on GeekWork. Employers, post a job here.