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Tableau QT: Control Charts

This is a Quick Tip on how to build Control Charts in Tableau, so less reading and more jumping in. We are going to spend 5 minutes or less...

Drawing Curved Bar Charts in Tableau

I was having a quiet weekend and thought I would have a little fun with some bar chart variations, as such, I played around with creating Curved Bar Charts...

Tableau Application Programming Interfaces (APIs)

Tableau has an ever-growing list of Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) that we as developers can leverage to add functionality to Tableau; personally speaking, this is the most exciting part...

Drawing Triangle Bar Charts in Tableau

Last week, I was playing around with bar chart variations and created Curved Bar Charts and thought I would also try to create Triangle Bar Charts as well. As...

Drawing Pareto Charts in Tableau

Pareto Charts is a type of chart that combines both a Bar Chart and Line Chart; this chart type was named after Vilfredo Pareto who came up with the...

Tableau and Python / An Introduction

Today, Python is one of the most sought after skills in the world of Data Science, and as such, we can leverage this power in our Tableau Data Visualisations....

Drawing Candlestick Charts in Tableau

I have been doing alot of research for an article that I am writting about the Salesforce Acquisition of Tableau. As such, I was looking at the Stock Prices...

Hex Maps in Tableau

I have always had a thing for Hex Maps, so I decided to finally write a tutorial on how you can generate some very interesting Hex Maps. With the...

Tableau 2019.2: MakePoint and MakeLine

Tableau 2019.2 was released on Tuesday 21st May 2019 and comes with some very nice features. In this article, we are going to spend the next 10 minutes to...

Sigmoid Area Charts in Tableau

I was working on an update to our Curved Line Charts and thought about turning this onto a Curved Area Chart, or Sigmoid Area Chart. I am going to...