Jul
29
2016

RapidDox – Tableau Dashboard Documentation in Seconds

Rapid Dox is a one of its kind product that works seamlessly with your Tableau workbook and dashboards to help automate 100% of the effort spent on documenting important details from your workbooks. Not only this, Rapid Dox helps Tableau users improve the performance of their dashboards by helping them follow industry best practices.

Jul
24
2016

Semi – Sunburst chart in Tableau

This article explains how to create Semi Sunburst chart in Tableau. Every Sunday Tableau Zen Master Andy Kriebel and visual analytics expert Andy Cotgreave are sharing the week’s chart and data set on his blog, VizWiz. Their goal is to encourage people to cast a critical eye over the charts they see. Week 28 topic comes from The Washington Post where we are looking at politicians’ responses to Orlando shootings.

Jun
28
2016

Tableau Certification Preparation Guide

So many of my friends are preparing for DESKTOP 9 QUALIFIED ASSOCIATE-Exam but there are very few questions which are available over the internet. Everyone is struggling and finding it difficult to prepare for the exam. While doing my research I stumbled across one website (http://learningtableau.com ) which contains some sample tableau certification questions which will surely help you to prepare for Examination.

May
24
2016

Different color coding for each column in Tableau

There are situations when we want to apply different color coding schemes to each column of a table developed/created in Tableau. This article explains a very simple way to provide different colors in a single table i.e how to provide different color schemes to each column in a table.

May
16
2016

Tornado Chart in Tableau

Tornado Charts a special bar chart whose resulting image looks just like the natural phenomenon in Tableau. Tornado Charts excel at comparing the relative importance of a given variable. For example, males and females among different age groups in the population. Academic performance between children of low- and high-income families. Sales in two different regions.

May
6
2016

How to overlap Symbol Map on top of Filled Map in Tableau

In Tableau, filled maps can be used to visually represent one measure and a symbol map can be used to visually represent, upto 2 measures. Combining both a filled map and a symbol map in a single view can help in representing 3 measures and provides more insights into the available data.

Apr
24
2016

Isolating US MAP into Individual Geographic States

Tableau is designed to make the most of geographical data, so you can get to the “where” as well as the “why.” With built-in Tableau integration, using maps couldn't be easier! Occasionally, however, we want to get creative and display more information within the map. Now, this is obviously just for visual flavor, as the end user would see in multiple other areas the selected metric, but the technique is a nifty trick with many different applications.