Five Simple Steps to Creating Home Visiting DataViz

Here’s our second post about visualizing data for the National Home Visiting Resource Center. Here’s our second post about visualizing data for the National Home Visiting Resource Center. It’s intimidating to sit in front of a blank screen and try to start developing your report, infographic, or dashboard from scratch. What data sources will you include? How will you analyze the data? What type of graph will best present your results?
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Alternatives to the Clustered Bar Chart

Mar 31st, 2015 / Data Visualization
We can all agree that 3-d exploding pie charts are pretty rotten. My vote for worst chart? The clustered bar chart. Clustered bar charts aren’t inherently bad, but their overuse is killing me. A report that only contains the same chart type over and over and over, regardless of whether that chart is really the best tool for the job. Let’s explore alternatives to this overused chart. Don’t forget to vote for your favorite alternative at the end of the post.
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