Category Archives

Archive of posts published in the category: Visualization

From Simple Tables to Multiple Vizzes

I had a chance to visit the CUNY School of Journalism in New York City…

A First Look at Google Data Studio

{Note: for another example of a website stats dashboard made with Google Data Studio, see…

A First Look at Simple Chart-Builder Atlas

Hi all, Just a quick note in case you didn’t see the announcement that digital…

The Design of Everyday Visualizations

I’ve been educated and inspired recently by the┬ábest selling design classic “The Design of Everyday…

When Memorability Matters: Another Practitioner’s View

The following comments are in response to Stephen Few’s recent newsletter entitled “Information Visualization Research…

The Backlash Against Data Dogmatism

Have you noticed it as well? The tide is turning against dogmatism in data visualization,…

A Pew Chart Redesign

I’m a huge fan of the Pew Research Center. They consistently publish interesting statistical insights…

Avoiding Data Pitfalls, Part 3: Confusing Colors

This is the 3rd in a blog post series called “Avoiding Data Pitfalls” (1st, 2nd)…

My 3 Basic Tenets of Data Visualization

I have a few thoughts I’d like to put out there, in the spirit of…

How to Make a Scatterplot with Marginal Histograms in Tableau

First, apologies for the blog post drought! It was that kind of summer. It’s good…