Join Nate Makdad for an in-depth discussion in this video Applying design requirements, part of Creating Interactive Dashboards in Tableau (2015).
- So, after doing the analysis of our data,…we want to pick some design requirements…that will guide us through our dashboard design process.…So, earlier we talked a lot about the overall process…and really setting your requirements first was a must,…so now that we know which metrics are going…to be most important for our layout,…we just want to formalize our initial draft…of design requirements.…So, first of all, we want to focus on our key metrics,…what are going to be the key metrics for our dashboard,…and that really has turned out…to be kind of overall internet usage, mobile phone usage,…and, you know, GDP.…
We also want to focus on kind of an overall trend, right?…So, how has internet usage changed over time,…kind of what can we learn about…from that trending information.…We also really want to identify the up and comers.…I mean, that's part of the overall, you know, piece…that we want to figure out is,…where do we think things are going to continue to grow,…and so how do we identify those groups.…And then we also want to make sure…
- Building worksheets to feed dashboards
- Formatting data
- Creating visuals
- Creating calculated fields and sets
- Designing the dashboard
- Adding interactive parameters
- Keeping your Tableau dashboard up to date
Skill Level Intermediate
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1. Tableau Dashboards
2. Worksheet Design
3. Dashboard Design
4. Designing Interactivity with Parameters
5. Keeping Your Dashboard Up to Date
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