If you are not a graphic design expert, you will have to hire an infographic professional who can create a design that will really stand out. Infographic design companies (Bulldog) are also available to help you. Here are some of the sites that you can check out if you are looking for an affordable infographic designer:
Dribbble is a database of graphic designers where they show off their work. You can use Dribbble to find affordable graphic designers that could create great infographic designs. Go to the sort and search area of Dribbble. To do this, however, you need to have a pro account which costs $20 per year. But considering the caliber of skill and talent of these graphic designers, $20 is a very cheap investment.
Click on available for hire. This will limit designers who are currently available for hire. Under location, type in your location if that is necessary and important for your project. Put infographics under skill and then click on search. You will then find the list of designers who specialize in infographics and who are currently available for hire.
You have to look carefully at the portfolios of the available designers. You can check the profile of a designer and then click on the projects button. Scroll down and see if this designer has done an infographics project similar to what you need. Once you find the right designer send him or her a message. You can say something like “Hi, I’m ____. I am looking for an infographic designer. May I know your turn around time and your rate?”
You can also post a job at Dribbble if you do not want to go through the designer list, but this can be expensive.
Elance.com is a freelance site. You can go to the hire page and click on search freelancers. Click on design and multimedia. Then type in the key word “infographics”. Look at the designer’s work. You can also check the site’s feedback system to determine the reputation of the designer.
This is a UK-based site that is great for finding inexpensive infographic designers. To hire a designer through peopleperhour.com, you need to create an account. Log in and click on buy services. You have to search for infographics. You will find a number of designers who are willing to work on the project for a price. You can also check the contractor’s work and other projects.
Of course, before choosing a designer, you have to check their work first. Hiring a quality designer can be a lot cheaper in the long run than hiring a mediocre one.