Highlighting data viz best practices around the web

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Top Music Artists in the UK & US

Source: Dueling Data
Author: Adam McCann

Click the image for the interactive version.

Best Practices:

  • Stunningly beautiful
  • I would have never guessed this was built in Tableau
  • Technically excellent
  • Great use of color
  • The narrations and explanations add a lot to the overall visualization
  • The borders throughout the viz break it up nicely and make it easier to digest.
  • The bar charts on the end provide a great summary.
  • Great use of the tooltips

Recommended Enhancements:

  • None. This is one of the best vizzes I have ever seen created in Tableau.

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