Data Digest: Focus on Data Visualization
- By Quint Turner
- March 3, 2016
Data visualization is becoming an important part of many different kinds of enterprises; even scientists have to create effective visual presentations. This article was written by an engineer of the sciences but the advice he gives in creating better visualizations are useful for all data artists.
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One common form of data visualization is the scatter plot. It is easy enough to make and seems simple to understand, but this article discusses a recent study that shows that scatter plots are far from effective in conveying information.
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Quint Turner is an editorial intern at TDWI and an undergraduate English student at Skidmore College. Follow his blog at pungry.com.