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How to Extract Column Comparison Letters into a Table Automatically in Q using R
02 November 2018 | by Matt Steele

In recent posts we’ve discussed how you can reference source tables using R in Q to manipulate the statistics into a new custom table. In

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Comparing your Results to the Previous Period in Q
01 November 2018 | by Matt Steele

Q has a terrific feature whereby it can automatically compare statistics against the previous period (of time). This is great for tracking scenarios, when you

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Tips for Recoding Missing Values in Q
01 November 2018 | by Matt Steele

Missing values in a data set are “blank” values. They are normally associated with survey skips. Those who skip a variable/question receive a missing value. Missing

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Using Q to Make a Snake Plot in PowerPoint
31 October 2018 | by Matt Steele
Snake plot is the term used to describe a line chart on its side. So rather than the lines running left-right (x-axis) they run up-down (y-axis)

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How to Make a Histogram in Q
26 October 2018 | by Daren Jackson
Histograms may look like bar charts, but they plot data in an entirely different way. While bar charts depict the frequency of occurrences, or averages,...

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How to Create a Heatmap in Q
23 October 2018 | by Daren Jackson
Heatmaps are a powerful visualization for depicting the distribution of data. Unlike traditional charts, like bar charts or pie charts, heatmaps are represented by matrices....

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How to Make a Column Chart in Q
22 October 2018 | by Daren Jackson
The most standard way for graphically representing categorical data is with a column chart. The advantage of using column charts is that you can easily...

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How to Create a Density Plot in Q
22 October 2018 | by Chris Facer
A density plot is a smoothed histogram. Like the histogram, they are used to visualize the distribution of numeric values. A smoothing algorithm is applied...

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How to Calculate Sentiment Scores for Open-Ended Responses in Q
18 October 2018 | by Matt Steele
Sentiment analysis is a way to quantify the feeling or tone of written text. In a survey context, this is a useful technique for gauging...

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How to Export Updatable Text to PowerPoint from Q
17 October 2018 | by Chris Facer
Most Q users would be familiar with Q's PowerPoint export options. The normal option allows you to export your tables to PowerPoint and create charts...

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How to Make a Geographic Map in Q
17 October 2018 | by Tim Ali
Geographic map visualizations are a great way to show comparative values across countries, states, or regions. The geographic map shades the color of each location...

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How to do Traditional Correspondence Analysis in Q
16 October 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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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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Simple Web Scraping in Q Using R
13 October 2018 | by Chris Facer
Web scraping (also referred to as web data extraction or web harvesting), is the process of using software to fetch the contents of a web...

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How to Make a Radar Chart in Q
11 October 2018 | by Mattias Engdahl
Tables of two dimensional data can be hard to read if there're a lot of cells in them. Picking out trends and spotting differences over...

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Geocoding IP addresses in Q
08 October 2018 | by Jake Hoare
Most communication between users and websites requires IP addresses. However, when profiling web traffic it is more useful to consider where users are physically located....

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How to Create a Pictograph Bar Chart in Q
07 October 2018 | by Carmen Chan

A pictograph bar chart uses multiple icons to represent the values in each bar. Pictograph bar charts can make a visualization more recognizable and interesting.

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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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