Layering time series data or distributions with this method can change the feel and aesthetic versus a multi-line chart or small multiples. In some cases, frequency trails let you show more in less space. Read More
D3.js can do a lot of things, which provides valuable flexibility to construct the visualization that you want. However, that flexibility can also intimidate newcomers. Amelia Wattenberger provides a bird’s-eye view of the library to help make it easier to get started and gain a better understanding of what the library can do. Even if you’re already familiar with D3.js, it can serve as a useful reference. Tags: Amelia Wattenberger,...
Ooo, bubbles... It's not the most visually efficient method, but it's one of the more visually satisfying ones. Read More
D3.js can be used for a lot of things, and for some people it's too much to deal with. Read More
With latitude and longitude coordinates, there are a number of ways to map geographic data using D3.js and Leaflet. Read More
Compare distributions side-by-side with a pyramid chart. Observe the change over the years by animating it. Read More
Also known as waffle charts. Using animated transitions between values, you can allow for comparisons between categories. Read More
Add interaction so that you can show different segments of the data and allow comparisons. Read More
Ukranian band Obiymy Doschu released a new song Razom. “It’s a uplifting and tender song about being afraid of your own hapiness and holding your feelings inside, and that sometimes just a little step in the direction of a loved one will help you find yourself again.” Sounds good to me. The lead singer is also an engineer at Mapbox, and he made a visualization to accompany a song. Each...