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
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