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Data Visualization Toolkit: Qualitative Data Design Principles

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DaSy Toolkits » Data Visualization Overview Qualitative data Data tables Presentations Charts Color Animations Infographics Dashboards Interactive displays Maps Qualitative methods allow for collecting and analyzing information that cannot be easily understood through numbers. Qualitative data can include open-ended survey responses, interview and focus group transcripts, observation notes, secondary data from organizations (e.g., reports, strategic plans, […]

Data Visualization Toolkit: Data Tables Design Principles

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DaSy Toolkits » Data Visualization Overview Qualitative data Data tables Presentations Charts Color Animations Infographics Dashboards Interactive displays Maps A visual display can be helpful for generally comparing magnitudes or looking at trends, but sometimes providing specific data points is necessary. Data tables are useful for presenting data where specific data points, not just summary statistics […]

Data Visualization Toolkit: Presentations Design Principles

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DaSy Toolkits » Data Visualization Overview Qualitative data Data tables Presentations Charts Color Animations Infographics Dashboards Interactive displays Maps Creating a presentation is an effective way to tell a story with data and display information to accompany a speech or a longer text report. Presentations are typically created using slideshow tools, but they can also be […]

Data Visualization Toolkit: Charts Design Principles

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DaSy Toolkits » Data Visualization Overview Qualitative data Data tables Presentations Charts Color Animations Infographics Dashboards Interactive displays Maps When we think of visually representing data, charts (or graphs) are typically what first come to mind. To avoid having charts that look like Excel defaults or uninspired, here are some tips for creating charts that accurately […]