I’ve made my own handwritten font for those moments when you are “sketching” network diagrams and it is free for you to use.
I’ve been working on a lot of diagrams lately and pondering how to represent network architectures. I’ve been reading The Visual Display of Quantitative Information to get some inspiration on different approaches. I continue to be fascinated by the power of a network diagram that is well thought out and visually pleasing. And this fascination has led to my own focus on different network diagrams. In this post I’m thinking out loud one the different ways to represent information.
It’s a lesser known fact that one in ten caucasian males have colour blindness. In networking, we often rely on colour diagrams and coloured cables for a key services. Have you ever given any consideration to colour in your designs ?
Are you a painter or an artist ? Are you an engineer or a designer ? Can you Paint with a Hammer?
You want to put text on a line, but it’s the wrong direction or along the line. Here’s how to get that right.