Find interesting Tableau templates and dive into one to figure out "How did they do that?!'
- [Instructor] Imitation is the highest…form of flattery or so they say…and one of the reasons I sign up for the vis of the day…is to steal and learn from the brilliance…of all the other people out there working on Tableau.…So learning to reverse engineer these designs…really helps me to continue to learn Tableau…and bellcurve to develop my own dashboards.…So we were taking a look at this vis of the day…So we were taking a look at this vis of the day…and you know one of the things I thought…was really interesting, which I haven't done…on my own dashboards is really kind of to build this line…and so I'm curious how did they build this line…into this particular dashboard.…
So the great part about the gallery is that we…can go ahead and download this particular dashboard…and I've already downloaded it and dumped it…into the exercise files for this movie.…So let's go ahead and jump over to the downloaded workbook.…And now we can see kind of the workbook…and we're open in Tableau 10 so really its,…you know I want to kind of understand how they did this…
- Sketching your designs
- Formatting data
- Creating cross-data joins
- Creating visuals
- Grouping data
- Using stories vs. tabs
- Changing chart measures and types with interactive parameters
- Making iterations and improvements on your Tableau dashboard design
Skill Level Intermediate
Data Visualization Storytelling Essentialswith Bill Shander1h 37m Intermediate
Data Visualization Tips and Trickswith Matt Francis2h 14m Intermediate
1. Tableau Dashboards
2. Worksheet Design
3. Dashboard Design
4. Designing Interactivity
5. Keeping Your Dashboard Up to Date
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