Tag: dataviz

Low vision and visualizations with everviz

Low vision and visualizations with everviz

In this post we’ll take a closer look at low vision and how it relates to visualizations with everviz.
“Low vision” refers to visual impairments other than blindness. Other terms, like “partially sighted” and “sight impaired,” have different meanings depending on the context.

How to Create A Waterfall Chart

How to create a waterfall chart

Waterfall charts are used to visualize cumulative values, where each data point contributes to a running total. The data points are displayed as floating columns, often connected by a line to illustrate the sequential relationship.

Universal design gives universal access

Universal design gives universal access

Accessibility is crucial to our visualization platform, as it enables our customers to reach out with content, news and insights to the largest possible audience.

Treemap example

New Chart Type: Treemap

We are excited to announce the introduction of a new chart type to everviz: the Treemap  What is a Treemap? A Treemap displays data as

Packed bubble animation

Announcing Packed Bubble chart

With everviz, you will have a variety of different choices for visualizations. We’ve just added another simple yet detailed and insightful visualization to your toolbox:

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.

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

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.

From spreadsheet to interactive chart

For visualization, spreadsheet tools such as Excel, Google Sheets, LibreOffice, etc. are often used to enter, organize and sort data. Then, one may look for ways to visualize the data using built-in charts’ functionality or his/her favorite 3rd party tool. In this guide, I will show you how to use any spreadsheet tool together with everviz to create a chart that communicates your data most effectively.