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How to Make an Area Chart in Excel
21 October 2018 | by Tim Ali
An area chart is based on a line chart, with the area between the line and the x-axis colored to illustrate volume. In this post,...

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How to Create a Pie Chart in Q
14 October 2018 | by Tim Ali
One of the most basic and widely used visualizations is the pie chart which has been around since 1801! Pie charts are very effective when...

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How to Make an Area Chart in Displayr
11 October 2018 | by Tim Ali
An area chart is based on a line chart, with the area between the line and the x-axis colored to illustrate volume. In this post,...

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How to Transfer Text in Outputs to the GUI in Displayr
10 October 2018 | by Tim Bock
Sometimes when using Displayr, you have text in an output, and you want to enter it into a field in the Displayr GUI. This post...

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How to Make a Radar Chart in Displayr
09 October 2018 | by Mattias Engdahl
Large tables with lots of cells can be difficult to interpret without visualizing the information first. Radar charts are a great way to show which...

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How to Create a Pie Chart in Excel
08 October 2018 | by Tim Ali
Creating a pie chart is extremely easy using Microsoft Excel. In this article, we'll look at how to create a basic pie using Excel.

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How to Make an Area Chart in Q
06 October 2018 | by Tim Ali
An area chart is based on a line chart, but with the area between the line and the x-axis shaded or colored to illustrate volume....

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How to Create a Pie Chart in Displayr
05 October 2018 | by Tim Ali
In Displayr, pie charts can be created by using the Charts menu or the Visualization menu. The Charts menu is useful for quickly charting data...

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How to Make a Venn Diagram in Displayr
04 October 2018 | by Chris Facer
Venn diagrams are a fun way to visualize the overlap between variables in your data. The simplest Venn diagram, between two groups, will show a...

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How to Create a Streamgraph in Displayr
03 October 2018 | by Carmen Chan
A streamgraph is a type of stacked area chart. It is modified so that the streams are centered around the y-axis and often has a...

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How to Create a Line Chart in Displayr
02 October 2018 | by Chris Facer
Line charts are great for comparing data trends over time. They're often best-used when you have a small number of series to compare.

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How to Make a Histogram in Displayr
28 September 2018 | by Chris Facer
Histograms are a chart type for visualizing the distribution of numeric data, like people's height or weight, or how many fast-food meals they consume per...

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How to Create a Single Icon Pictograph in Displayr
28 September 2018 | by Carmen Chan

It is often useful to visualize or highlight a single number for infographics, dashboards or reports. One way to visualize a percentage or proportion is to use

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How to Create a Repeated Icon Pictograph in Displayr
28 September 2018 | by Carmen Chan

A repeated icon pictograph visually represents a number using multiple icons. It has similar options to the single icon pictograph, but is more suitable for

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How to Display the Sample Size on an Online Dashboard
27 September 2018 | by Chris Facer
People who are serious about understanding the data that you are presenting will want to know your sample size. After all, how can you tell...

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How to Create a Palm Tree Chart in Displayr
26 September 2018 | by Carmen Chan
Palm trees are useful for visualizing multivariate data.

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Using Displayr
How to Suppress an Output with a Small Sample Size
25 September 2018 | by Tim Bock
When creating dashboards it can be useful to prevent visualizations and tables from appearing when the user applies filters that make the sample size too...

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How to do Traditional Correspondence Analysis in Displayr
25 September 2018 | by Chris Facer
Correspondence analysis is a data analysis technique which summarizes the patterns in a table of data as a visualization. Tables with more than a handful...

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