highchart(type = "stock") switches to the highstock API. These charts have zoomable mini series at the bottom. hc_add_series_xts should be used to add time series to the chart. Individual chart elements can be modified; refer to the API for details.
The lubridate library is part of the tidyverse,…and is dedicated to manipulating dates,…but it's not loaded as part of a standard suite…of packages, so we load this separately,…we Command + Enter, and also,…as we're going to be creating interactive charts…with Highcharter, let's load the Highcharter library,…with library("highcharter"),…and I'll hit Command + Enter, and as always,…when we load Highcharter, we're given a reminder…
AuthorMartin John Hadley
Start by learning to manage packages and structure data for visualizations with the tidyverse and the pipe operator. Then there is an important question: Which library should you choose? The course introduces five popular options: Leaflet, Plotly, Highcharter, visNetwork, and DataTables (DT). Instructor Martin Hadley shows how to use these libraries to create scattergeo, choropleth, and geolines maps; stacked bar charts, scatter charts, bubble charts, and heat maps; treemaps and time series charts; interactive networks and graphs; and responsive, interactive data tables. Plus, learn how to customize your visualizations with legends and tooltips, and extract click information for Shiny apps.
- Installing htmlwidgets
- Selecting the best htmlwidget
- Creating interactive maps with Leaflet
- Creating interactive charts with Plotly and Highcharter
- Creating interactive networks with visNetwork
- Creating interactive tables with DT
Skill Level Intermediate
Data Visualization Tips and Trickswith Matt Francis2h 14m Intermediate
DC.js for Data Science Essential Trainingwith Emma Saunders5h 3m Intermediate
1. Getting Started with htmlwidgets
2. Creating Interactive Maps with Leaflet
3. Creating Interactive Charts with Plotly
4. Creating Interactive Charts with Highcharter
5. Creating Interactive Networks with visNetwork
6. Creating Interactive Tables
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