I've been thinking about reflections that you need to ask as you harvest your hard data and metrics for insights about your social media. When you get to your grand synthesis, you need to create visuals to convey the key points.
Charting and graphing your data helps you see patterns and trends more easily and articulate them to decision-makers. Digital Inspiration found this terrific visual field guide to selecting the right chart or graph or graph format. After you select your desired chart format, use the Chart Chooser to generate a PowerPoint or Excel template.
Need to visualize a process, system, or concept that isn't based on data? A Field To Using Visual Tools by David Hyerle can help. Try Gliffy it is an web-based diagram that reminds me of Visio. It's nifty too.
Read his post here.