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Data Digest: Focus on Data Storytelling and Visualizations

Articles around the Web offer techniques and tactics for telling stories effectively, best practices for data visualizations, and how to create strong outcomes from your visualizations.

The Importance of Data Storytelling

Many enterprises are trying to enable data visualization/storytelling to improve decision making, but it isn't a simple technique. This article discusses the need for proper data storytelling and tactics for implementing storytelling effectively.

Read more at Information Management

Best Practices for Visualizations

Data visualizations, if done right, can convey huge amounts of information in a clear, concise manner. This article contains nine good tips for making effective data visualizations and improving your data storytelling.

Read more at Search Engine Journal

Further Improvements to Data Visualizations

The previous article about data visualizations is about general guidelines for creating visualizations. This article details more advanced best practices for effective data visualizations that will create strong outcomes.

Read more at Dbta

About the Author

Quint Turner is an editorial intern at TDWI and an undergraduate English student at Skidmore College. Follow his blog at

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