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Articles about data visualization

10 Visualizations Every Data Scientist Should Know

Last updated: 11/14/2019

10 Visualizations Every Data Scientist Should Know One picture is worth a 1000 words Photo by Willian Justen de Vasconcellos on Unsplash Ancient ruins are sometimes discovered...

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How Can Data Visualization Improve Local Conditions?

Last updated: 11/10/2019

In Colombia, for example, Juan Pablo Marin Diaz from Datasketch described how data helped raise awareness, and funds, to combat forced disappearances among young and poor...

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How to Choose Colors for Your Data Visualizations

Last updated: 10/31/2019

Color is a major factor in creating effective charts. A good set of colors will highlight the story you want the data to tell, while a poor one will hide or distract from a...

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Ways to Visualize Cost-Benefit

Last updated: 10/19/2019

Cost-benefit analysis a way of saying “Yes, this program has great impacts… but it’s super expensive.” You’ll often hear the results of cost-benefit analysis in the news,...

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9 Ways to Improve Your Next Data Visualization - Master's in Data Science

Last updated: 10/07/2019

Transforming a dataset from numbers on a spreadsheet to an eye-popping visualization is not always a one-and-done process. It’s an undertaking that requires trial and error and...

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Techniques for Data Visualization on both Mobile & Desktop

Last updated: 09/29/2019

Posted on April 17, 2019 Techniques for Data Visualization on both Mobile & Desktop For me making a data visualization look good and be effective on both mobile and desktop is...

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How to Become More Marketable as a Data Scientist

Last updated: 09/20/2019

As a data scientist, you are in high demand. So, how can you increase your marketability even more? Check out these current trends in skills most desired by employers in...

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What Makes A Data Visualisation Elegant?

Last updated: 09/15/2019

Data Visualization Society members share their views on this elusive design concept. Elegance is a design concept I have always found hard to define, especially in relation to...

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3 storytelling with color tips to improve your data visualization

Last updated: 09/15/2019

3 storytelling with color tips to improve your data visualization Principal at Playfair Data September 12, 2019 A version of this post originally appeared on PlayfairData by...

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The Five Types of People Who Use Visualization

Last updated: 09/09/2019

Not all visualizations are created equal — some educate, some help to get a job done, and some simply amaze. The audience is clear on which one they want, but all too often they...

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