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The 10 Best Data Visualization Articles of 2016 (and Why They Were Awesome)

2016 was an astounding year for insightful, informative data visualization articles — here were the top 10 I saw all year (in no particular order), …

Data Visualization

Top 74 Data Visualization Software in 2018

Data visualization software communicate information clearly and efficiently via statistical graphics, plots and information graphics. Visualization …

A Visual Feast

In the July issue of <i>Scientific American</i>, our Graphic Science section features a data visualization on the consumption of food crops around the world …

Data Visualization
Big Data

Why we love these 5 data visualization tools (and you should, too!)

If you are from the finance, sales, marketing or operations sector, then you must have noticed that massive data is crawling into your everyday life. …

Data Visualization

Design Principles: Introduction To Hierarchy

The need for technical skill in graphic design continues to grow as technologies and interfaces change. Yet, how have fundamental understandings of …

Luna

Luna. A WYSIWYG language for data processing.<p>Overview<p>You and data. Immediate connection.<p>Luna is a data processing and visualization environment built …

The Continuum of Understanding and Information Visualization

Information visualization is a process by which data (or information) is represented to help the recipient, of the information, build an accurate …

Data Visualization

Data Visualization with d3.js: The Internet’s Best Kept Secret

Data Driven Documents or the D3.js v2.0 came out in the year 2011. It is a JavaScript library with great potential to aid dynamic and interactive …

Turn Data Into Visuals: 28 Apps that Generate Reports and Charts

Humans love patterns—in fact, our superior ability to process patterns is what sets us apart from other species.We still need help drawing …

Project Management

Why visualisation makes the story more compelling - Which-50

Analytics/Insights<p>Andrew Birmingham / February 15, 2016 / 4k<p>Why the growing reliance on visualisation? People love pictures. And pictures help us …

Big Data

A level sociology concept map

From TeachMeet Islington<p>I gave a 10 minute presentation at this TeachMeet in January on how visuals can help students access knowledge. At the end of …

Data Visualization

Free Mind map tools - WikIT

This is one of 14 articles listing tools for making various types of maps. The tools are all available free of charge. The articles cover tools for …

Software

Infographics for non-designers: the complete guide

Even if you're not a graphic designer, you can quickly and easily create attractive marketing infographics for your website and social media …

Visual Awesomeness Unlocked – Mekko chart

Do you like bold, bright colors infused with simple design? The answer better be ‘Yes’ since the iconic <i>Marimekko</i> design embodies these design …

Bouquet - The Open-Source Analytics Toolbox

<b>Bouquet</b> was born from a simple idea: provide a powerful analytics toolbox that’s flexible and open source. Over the years, an open-source …

Dona Wong on How to Tell Stories With Your Data

<b>People don’t know why they make charts.</b> People just want charts for the sake of having them. Strip down extra colors, extra info and numbers. Pare …

Data Visualization

Why I don't use ggplot2

Some of my colleagues think of me as super data-sciencey compared to other academic statisticians. But one place I lose tons of street cred in the …

Data Visualization

Sketching with Data Opens the Mind’s Eye

When does drawing become design? When does design become a story?<p><i>(An edited version of this article appeared on the</i> <i>Data Points blog</i><i>, National</i> …

Data Visualization
Data Visualization

A Visual (Information) Paradox

In a blog post last month, <i>Scientific American</i> editor Seth Fletcher shared an interview with Andrew Strominger, in which the Harvard physicist …

Black Holes

Six of our favorite data visualization tools

<b>These six data visualization tools can present your bundles of information in an easy and people-friendly format.</b><p>Even the most junior of marketers …

Data Visualization

Animated icon set brings design to life

No-one can resist a good animated GIF. Yes, they're thoroughly outdated and no-one can agree how to pronounce their name (seriously though, only …

Data Visualization Basics for Data Scientists

“A picture is worth a thousand words”, the old saying goes, and in some cases a picture is worth even …Continue reading →

Data Visualization

Popily launches a data visualization tool that’s as easy to use as three clicks

Businesses make decisions based off of data, but for some people, data can be difficult to interpret if they don’t know what to look for. Popily has a solution launching today that it claims could change how we interact with data. Instead of looking at the numbers, the company is focusing more on …

Data Visualization

Three Simple Resolutions to Design Better DataViz

Welcome back to the office! You’re back to work in the new year with energy and ambitions of doing better work than you’ve ever done before. Very …

Use Animation to Supercharge Data Visualization

Visualization is a powerful and influential approach for presenting all types of data, big and small. While even static data visualizations, …

Mindmapping & other goodness Blog

I have moved this post to my personal blog...<p><i>posted on</i>: Feb 1, 2013 | <i>author</i>: Roy<p>I tweet and blog a lot about mind mapping. I search often on mind …