Making visual aids/inforgraphics

Some of these are pretty beast. Is there a user-friendly web site I can use to make stuff like this?

Can you pay for some “premium” account at Bloomberg and use some proprietary tools to produce something similar?

Some of the map graphics can be done in Excel, either through third party apps or Microsoft’s product such as:

Thanks for bringing this to my attention

Is this something I’m supposed to pay extra money for or does it fall under “customized installation” off the Office CD?

Hire a good assistant.

I’ve never personally used it. Just stumbled upon it recently while teaching myself PowerPivot related stuff