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Must-Read Free Books for Data Science

Earlier, we came up with a list of some of the best Machine Learning books that you should consider reading through. In this article, we have come up …

What Makes A Good Data Visualization? — Information is Beautiful

Hi there. I’m David McCandless, creator of this site and author of two infographic mega-tomes, Information is Beautiful (2009) and Knowledge is …

Good Charts

Publication Date: <b>May 17, 2016</b><p>A good visualization can communicate the nature and potential impact of information and ideas more powerfully than any other form of communication. For a long time "dataviz" was left to specialists--data scientists and professional designers. No longer. A new generation …

Why We Must Rethink Self-Service BI, Analytics And Reporting

Everything’s better when you can do it yourself, right?<p>That seems to be the way many software companies and startups think about the new economy. Why use a taxi service when you can just catch a ride with someone (Uber)? Why stay at a hotel when you can just crash in someone’s extra room …

Big Data

Design principles behind user interface

There’s no magic equation to superb interface design, but when you see it, you know.<p>Most can recall a moment when they encountered brilliant UI (user interface). Maybe it was the first time your tiny iPhone screen powered on and greeted you with a grid of pleasantly organized square application …

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How To Use Color To Prove Your Point, From A Data Viz Expert

The importance of color theory is a well-explored topic in art and design. But what about when it comes to information design?<p>When working with large amounts of data, precision is key. The same is true of the art of data visualization: size, shape, shade, hue–the tiniest details of a visualization …

How to Make Beautiful and Effective Infographics

"There's something almost quite magical about visual information," says data storyteller David McCandless. "It's effortless. It literally pours …

How To Raise Your Data-Viz Game Without A Design Degree

Good Charts may look like “Edward Tufte for Dummies,” but it might also be the design manual of the year.<p>The best design books, like the best designers, value pragmatism over purity. My Edward Tufte books look great on the coffee table, but <i>Good Charts</i> will be joining <i>Design Is a Job</i> on the bookshelf …

Data Visualization — People remember the feeling not the numbers

Analytics belong to every process at your company. Your salesperson is data-driven, your manager is data-driven, your company is data-driven, and you …

Learning From Data Viz Pioneer Edward Tufte: 5 Lessons For Interface Designers

Above all else, show the data.<p>Think about how much data you sift through on a daily basis. You might search Amazon for a new book, read the latest headlines on nytimes.com, browse Spotify for the best soundtracks, and check your wearable to see if you’ve logged enough steps–and that’s only a tiny …

What Not To Bar Chart — A Visual Primer

Common Mistakes and General Rules for Making the Most of the Horizontal Bar Chart<p>Bar charts are one of the most commonly used types of graphs in …

Understanding Proper Data Analytics

Data analytics is the process of analyzing raw data to uncover hidden patterns, such as Market trends, Data correlations, Customer preferences, …

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5 Rules Of Data Visualization

<i>August 20, 2015</i><p>In most PPC account management or analysis roles, a huge part of the job is looking at the data and turning it into something easily …

Best of the visualisation web... June 2015

At the end of each month I pull together a collection of links to some of the most relevant, interesting or thought-provoking web content I’ve come …

Data Visualization Blog

By Jorge Camoes| October 27th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|<p>It began with a tweet: Data tweeps: Help! I need to become a competent data viz …

Data Visualization

Seeing Data: Visualisation design should consider how we respond to statistics emotionally as well as rationally.

Understanding data visualisations is an essential skill in today’s data-driven society. But beyond technical considerations like accuracy and …

Data Visualization

The Art Of Visualization: A Best-Practice Guide

Self-service business intelligence (BI) tools are a big hit and have permanently changed the BI landscape. Their ease of use, performance, and …

Data Visualization

Five Tips for Nonprofits Data Visualization

<i>Note from Beth: I met Matthew Scharpnick, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Elefint Designs, a strategic design studio that works with good</i> …

Data Visualization

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