Visualization.

Survey data dashboard
Case Study: Analyzing Survey Data
04 December 2017 | by Tim Bock

A case study showing the basics of creating a report from a raw survey data file, including the creation of a data set, filters, tables, and, charts.

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Using Displayr
A Short Course for Learning Displayr
04 December 2017 | by Tim Bock

A DIY training course in learning Displayr. It links off to a series of other posts, each one building on concepts from the previous post.

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Using Displayr
Case Study: Updating Reporting
04 December 2017 | by Tim Bock

This is the sixth in a series of blog posts designed as a DIY training course for using Displayr. It illustrates how to update analyses and reporting…

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Great looking dashboard
Case Study: Visualizations
04 December 2017 | by Tim Bock

The fifth installment in DIY training, this post illustrates a number of different ways to create, layout and format visualizations in Displayr.

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Using Displayr
Case Study: Advanced Analysis of Experimental Data (MaxDiff)
04 December 2017 | by Tim Bock

The fourth in a series designed as DIY training course for Displayr. A case study to introduce the basic workflow for more advanced analyses (e.g, MaxDiff).

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Using Displayr
Case Study: Automatically Updating Interactive Time Series Dashboard
04 December 2017 | by Tim Bock

This is the third in a series of blog posts designed as a DIY training course for using Displayr. This post illustrates how to pull…

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Using Displayr
Charts versus Visualizations versus Plots: Which to Use When
04 December 2017 | by Tim Bock

Within Displayr, there are five different ways of creating and modifying charts! The post describes the different systems, explains their key differences, and provides recommendations…

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Simple dashboard
Case Study: Creating a Simple Dashboard
04 December 2017 | by Tim Bock

The first in a series of posts designed as a DIY training course for using Displayr. Step-by-step instructions for creating a simple dashboard.

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heated density plot
Using Heatmap Coloring on a Density Plot Using R to Visualize Distributions
29 November 2017 | by Tim Bock

Lots of different visualizations have been proposed for understanding distributions. In this post, I am going show how to create my current favorite, which is…

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Using Displayr
How to Format Numbers, Dates, and Time Using D3 HTMLWidgets in R
27 November 2017 | by Jake Hoare

A cheat sheet on how to Format Numbers, Dates, and Time Using in D3 HTMLWidgets in R.

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How to Build a Geographic Dashboard with Real-Time Data
21 November 2017 | by Jake Hoare

How to build an interactive geographic dashboard using Displayr, Plotly & R. This example is fascinating, tracking the actual position of military aircraft.

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NPS column chart with sparklines
Using Sparklines to Show Trends in Bar and Column Charts
09 November 2017 | by Tim Bock

Using sparklines in charts with multiple series of data improves readability by showing where are we today, movement since last time and long-term trend.

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The Psychology of Small Multiples
09 November 2017 | by Tim Bock

Good practice in data visualization is to use small multiples, allowing us to tap into our brain's skill at interpreting visual complexity.

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simple dashboard
How to Create a Simple Dashboard in Displayr
17 October 2017 | by Tim Bock

Learn how to create a simple dashboard in minutes with any type of data. Includes step-by-step instructions on how to create filters and real-time updates.

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Supermarket Dashboard example graphically designed
Dashboard Design: Working with a Graphic Designer
11 October 2017 | by Natalie Brown

As a graphic designer who designs dashboards, I give you all the tips, tricks, and guidelines for creating a dashboard that everyone will love.

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Machine Learning: Using t-SNE to Understand Middle Eastern Politics
06 October 2017 | by Tim Bock

How the machine learning technique of t-SNE can be used to summarize visualizations and extract additional insight from them.

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Dashboard Design: 8 Types of Online Dashboards
03 October 2017 | by Tim Bock

What's the best type of online dashboards for your data? 8 types of dashboards are reviewed including KPI, PowerPoint replacement & Interactive Infographic.

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shepard diagram
Goodness of Fit in MDS and t-SNE with Shepard Diagrams
28 September 2017 | by Jake Hoare

Shepard diagrams are a great way to assess goodness of fit for data reduction methods such as MDS and t-SNE.This post shows you how and includes the data.

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