When can a line be a bar?

When you work in Data Visualisation, there is no way around bar and line charts! They are arguably the most fundamental and versatile graphs out there. They are so versatile that Tableau’s Andy Cotgreave formulated a law around them: The longer an innovative visualization exists, the probability someone says it …

#DataVizChat – 19/02

Pretty regularly the topic of inclusivity and how to become a member of the (our) community comes up. It’s quite easy to dismiss it as a non-problem because if you read this, you are most likely part of the Tableau Community or part of the wider data viz community. However …

Buzz Wire in Tableau

Recently Tableau introduced Set Actions to Tableau Desktop. While they have a lot of analytical use, there is also a lot of fun to be had with them, so here’s a little game which wasn’t possible in earlier versions of Tableau. Set actions is the possibility to dynamically assign values …