Behind every analysis, there is a story.
My story behind Women & Movies is short: “Women are underrepresented in the movies.” – “That’s not true; there are so many movies with female leads!” – “Ok, name ten.” – “Ms Marvel.” And cut.
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As for other ‘custom’ charts in Tableau, the right data structure is the key. Also, thinking the visualisation through beforehand helps a lot as well. Drawing, rethinking, redrawing is a good thing.
Continue reading “Spider Web / Radar Chart in Tableau (+ data normalisation)”
When I was browsing Tableau dashboards on their blog, this one got me. I instantly fell in love with it’s clean and simple design yet intriguing insight. Fresh colours, easy-to-read charts and lots of extra, hidden information in tooltips. But it was the cubes and filters what made me try something at least a bit similar.
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I really wanted to make a radial bar chart, and as I have parsed some data from my Health App already, I was (quite) ready to go for those visualisations.
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Have you ever checked Health App on your iPhone? Have you ever wondered how to get data from that app? Have you ever thought about making a nice Tableau dashboard out of it? I have, so I did. Continue reading “XML Parsing with Python”
I found some pretty interesting data here and here and here and decided to visualize it. I should have been doing something else but I didn’t want to. I wanted to see a dashboard. Procrastination level data-lover.
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Working with a Terminal (Command Line) makes me feel cool. Like a hacker. Or a proper IT gal. Like someone who knows what they’re doing. 🙂
When I find new toys to play with, I prepare a proper playground. It’s called a virtual environment and it’s pretty useful. But why? What is it good for?
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I love gathering data about myself. That’s why I fill my Excel table with my mood, leisure activities, travels and other stuff. It’s amazing to see how many places I visited in 2018. And even more exciting to visualize it with Tableau. 🙂
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Word clouds are great. Everyone loves a good colourful word cloud. Me too. To make one of those with our instagramming Czech politicians’ data, we needed to do some data prep.
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There are more than a hundred million posts uploaded every single day on Instagram. More than 4 billion likes a day by half a billion users. Fifty nine percent of internet users between the age of 18 and 29 have an active Instagram account. More than 70% of teenagers use Instagram. Even if it dies out like MySpace one day, right now Instagram is definitely one of the best online places where to target young audience. [Sources: Age Distribution, Teens]
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