Makeover Monday | 2018 W47 | Hours worked to pay mortgage Of the resources I come back to time and time again, Andy Kriebel's Tableau Tip Tuesday: How to Create Small Multiple Line Charts has to be near the top. The tip is so easy to implement, yet I realized this morning I hadn't taken the time... Continue Reading →
Dot Plots in Tableau: How-to & Best Practices
How to build a create a Dot Plot in Tableau. Includes tips for formatting best practices
Using a Jitter Plot to Show Distribution
As learned from Steve Wexler [Data Revelations & @VizBizWiz], the jittering effect disperses the dots horizontally so as to reduce the overlap of points and make each dot visible.
Dynamic font color in a tooltip improves UX
My first dynamic colors in a tooltip, a new color scheme and an old reliable chart type.
Building a Gap, or Dumbbell, Chart in Tableau
Week 1 2016 addressed a table published by FiveThirtyEight.com. (Baseball, FiveThirtyEight & Tableau all in one place; how did I not know about this in 2016?)
So Many Ideas: Priority #1 – Get Organized
Writing this blog has so far resulted in a few new ideas and one big realization: I must get organized if I want to improve the consistency with which I produce effective data visualizations.
Creating a Custom Color Palette in Tableau
For my Week 47 Makeover Monday –Demonstrating Snapchat’s growth relative to the competition.
New Blog: Learning from the Tableau Community
Learning from the Tableau Community Shifting from passive to active participation