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Now Available: Tableau Public 9.3

Rest on our laurels? No way! Tableau Public 9.3, the latest and greatest version of our award-winning data visualization software platform, is now available to download for free on Mac or Windows!...
1 month ago

The Order of Things: How to Control the Layout of Marks

Building a viz in Tableau is easy enough: Drag and drop pills onto the canvas, chose a template from the Show Me menu, or—if you want more flexibility and control—place pills directly onto rows or...
1 month ago

3 Ways to Add Context to Your Vizzes

Data visualization is a powerful tool for communicating a wealth of information in just a few pixels. But on its own, you can’t always get the whole story. For a data viz to be trustworthy, you need...
1 month ago

Quick Tips: How to Sort Alphabetically and Filter by Range of Numbers

Note: As part of #TableauTipsMonth, the students of The Information Lab’s Data School are sharing their favorite Tableau tips. Nai Louza: ABC Do Nothing with Me! – Alphabetical Sorts in...
1 month ago

Quick Tips on Visualizing Time: How to Change Start of Week, Create a Calendar

Note: As part of #TableauTipsMonth, the students of The Information Lab’s Data School are sharing their favorite Tableau tips. Lorna Eden: How to Change the Start of the Week Day Sometimes...
1 month ago

Quick Tips to Help You Get Started with Tableau

Note: As part of #TableauTipsMonth, the students of The Information Lab’s Data School are sharing their favorite quick tips. Jules Winceslaus: Get Started with These Resources New to...
1 month ago

Cut Your Data-Flab for Faster-Loading Vizzes

Note: This post is based on this post on the Tableau blog. It’s all about the speed! Hate that spinning grey wheel of doom as your viz loads? Afraid of losing your audience if your vizzes...
1 month ago
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