Infographic _ Search your favorite web browser for "infographic templates PowerPoint". A couple of free template sites I found for PowerPoint infographics (as of this writing) are Visual.ly and Infogr.am. My favorite templates resource is PresenterMedia.com which is all_PowerPoint_based. It also has a plethora of clipart, animations, and customizable clipart. There's an annual fee for PresenterMedia but it's well worth it if you do a lot of visualizations and create a lot of presentations. The alternative to using templates to create infographics is to create a PowerPoint "slide" however long you want your infographic to be. Do this by using the "Design" and "Page Setup" selections to set the length and width of the page size. Then use shapes, graphics, and colors to create your infographic.
I use article writing templates to jumpstart my creativity and article writing skills. This way I don't have to start with a blank screen or give in to writers block. Using a template, you can capture the skill and speed needed but still maintain originality. Something, most article scraping software fall short in no matter how many articles they produce a minute. For example, here's one of my favorite article templates: