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Tips for Designing Mobile-Friendly Dashboards

When designing a visualization for consumption on cell phones, the smallest of screens, you must take utmost care to put yourself in the mind of your consumers. Imagine how they’ll interact with your...
3 days ago

Web Scraping for Everybody: Using the Import Functions in Google Sheets with Tableau Public 10

The good news is that this year, aliens haven’t yet come down to Earth yet whereas last year, there were two UFO sightings. How do I know? Wikipedia! For your convenience, I have visualized the...
6 days ago

Tableau Public 10: All Your Resources in One Place

Tableau Public 10 is here! And it includes some amazing features. Design dashboards that shine on any device with the new device designer and embed codes. Connect to your data in the cloud with the...
1 week ago

(Finally!) See and Understand Your IoT Data with Our Google Sheets Connector

The Internet of Things has made collecting data easy. The hard bit has been analyzing that data. The applications bundled with IoT devices don’t allow for freeform exploration, and only the coders of...
1 week ago

Tips on Using the New Device Designer in Tableau Public 10

My, how fast technology has moved. We’ve gone from mobile-optimized to mobile-first. With Tableau Public 10, we’re bringing our data as our +1 to the mobile party. So how do you make the best data...
1 week ago

Announcing the Launch of Tableau Public 10

Tableau Public authors everywhere, take a victory lap! Tableau Public 10 is here, thanks in large part to your input. Over the past few years, you've told us the experience on mobile devices matters...
2 weeks ago

6 Tips on Building a Thriving Data Visualization Community

*/ There’s a verse in Proverbs of the Tanakh that goes like this: As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another. – Proverbs 27:17 Leveling Up What does this verse mean? It means...
2 weeks ago
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