Nov
5
2016

Sankey Chart in Tableau

A Sankey diagram is a visualization used to depict a flow from one set of values to another. The things being connected are called nodes and the connections are called links. Sankeys are best used when you want to show a many-to-many mapping between two categorical dimensions. This chart is a good alternative to bar charts or pie charts, if you wish to show flow quantities.

Oct
20
2016

Tableau Fringe Festival – 10 Useful Tableau Tips and Tricks

Firstly, let’s have an overview of Tableau Fringe Festival.Tableau Fringe Festival sprung from the great community mind of Emily Kund and Fi Gordon. Its ensures that the community members’ messaging had a platform to be heard.It's basically a one day virtual conference where we get to hear great content from the community, for the community! The conference is FREE to attend, encouraging a culture of collaboration and learning for our community.

Sep
29
2016

Pages Shelf in Tableau

The Pages shelf in Tableau helps in visualizing a large amount of data in a very compact and insightful way. We all know that a ‘Pages’ shelf exists in Tableau. However, most of us don’t know how to use it. This article is to solve that problem. After reading this article, one would have understood what the Pages shelf is and what it does, and will be very confident about using it in their visualizations.

Sep
25
2016

Block Bar Donut chart in Tableau

Creating the doughnut chart is relatively easy, but creating different sizes for the slices is not built in. Comparing values is one of the reasons why we make charts. So today I am going to teach you a handy little trick to make a block bar Doughnut like chart to compare targets with actual. This type of chart is very useful when you have a bunch of sales targets and you want to measure how the performance has been.

Aug
28
2016

Combine Sets in Tableau

Sets are custom fields that define a subset of data based on some conditions. A set can be based on a computed condition. For example, a set may contain customers with sales over a certain threshold. Computed sets update as your data changes. Alternatively a set can be based on a specific data point in your view. You can use sets to compare and ask questions about a subset of data.

Aug
8
2016

Level of Detail Expressions in Tableau

LOD Expression represent an elegant and powerful way to answer questions involving multiple levels of granularity in a single Visualization.Level of Detail Expressions provide a way to easily compute aggregations that are not at the level of detail of the visualization.You can then integrate those values within visualizations in arbitrary ways

Jul
31
2016

Tableau MakeIndiaProud Data visualization Contest

India is one of the famous countries of the world.When you think of India, you think of  cultures , tradition,  history, struggle and other important things.We are home to more than a hundred different languages and have a history that goes back thousands of years.
Over the period, we have made discoveries that have changed the course of the world's history.Now its time to make India Proud by your Visualization.