Data Visualization Glossary

Data visualization glossary

If you’re new to this whole data visualization thing and get confused when people are talking about “logarithmic”, “CSV” or “legend” , then stick around,

Zoom into it

Zoom into it

At everviz, we think a lot about interactivity. We write about it. We build it into the program. Our latest chart type, the packed bubble

How to design an interactive table

How to design an interactive table

Data tables can be a great way of summarizing information and sharing it with your audience.  Tables can break up sections of text and encourage

Visualizing health data: Past, present, future

Let’s start with a few key statistics. Healthcare takes more than 10% of the GDP of most developed countries. In fact, in 2020, 21% of the US GDP was spent on healthcare. That is more than any other US program. Healthcare amounted to 12.8% of the GDP in the UK and 11.3% of the GDP in Norway.

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Lies, damned lies, and visualizations

Graphs can be a wonderful tool to make data clear, engaging, and accessible to your audience. However, picking the right data visualization to communicate your story can be hard.

Data visualization for marketing

Data visualization for marketing

Data visualizations are an excellent marketing tool with a wide range of potential uses. Visuals can be a powerful addition to a marketing campaign.  They

Explanatory Data Visualization with everviz

Explanatory data visualization with everviz

What is the difference between exploratory and explanatory data Visualization? Exploratory Data Visualizations are charts or graphs that are usually created during the data analysis


Are interactive graphs here to stay?

Explained is one of my favorite Netflix shows. It’s a docuseries created in partnership with Vox that brings attention to critical issues that impact people’s lives. The episodes are short, ranging from 15 to 20 minutes in length. To date, some of my favorite episodes have covered topics such as Money, The Mind, and The Racial Wealth Gap. You might be wondering what data visualization has to do with a Netflix show. Well, a lot…Each Explained episode includes simple, animated graphs that are key to explaining topics in an accessible manner. For example, the episode on Money starts with a unit chart showing how student loan debt compares to auto loan and credit card debt. By incorporating an animated and engaging graph, the producers truly drive the point home.

How effective is my data visualization? Well, It depends…

Pick the right color, make thoughtful chart choices, consider color-blindness, avoid clutter – you dive deep into each of these topics, master them, and, done! You are ready to start creating informative and effective data visualizations.

Mapping the world of ice cream

Jessica, our contributer from Cape Town, South Africa, has been playing around with the map features of everviz. Read her entertaining ice cream adventure! People

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Graphs and Charts Say more than words

This post was originally published on the Highcharts blog, and was transferred as part of the rebrand from Highcharts Cloud to everviz. Our brains process

Best data visualization resources

Best data visualization resources

At everviz, we want to help everyone easily visualize and communicate with data. That’s why we handpicked some of our favorite data visualization resources to