Day 83 of 180 Days of Data Viz Learning #jfdi

I’m doing some form of data visualization learning for 180 days because I need to #JFDI.  See post explaining how and why I’m doing this.

Code Learning: 

Treehouse Back-to-Basics (again, not taking notes for basic review):

Going through JQuery Basics and Front-End WebDev

Reading and Learning Data Visualization Theoretically/Critically:

Reading Nathan Yau’s book Visualize This

14-46 Stories + Handling Data Chapter

Three Takeaways:

  • Axes and Scaling labeling of outmost importance p 16
  • You can look to Wolfram|Alpha in addition to Google when searching for data p 23
  • Good refine, mr data converter, and mr people can be good formatting tools for you p46

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s