Creating Nolan Charts in Tableau

I have been following the 2020 US election very closely, yes, it is still in the primary season, but I saw a Nolan Chart and thought that I had...

Tableau QT: Histogram with Normal Curve

Welcome to 2020. Hopefully, this will be the start of a glorious year, and we at Tableau Magic are definitely excited for things to come. Here is our first...

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...
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Drawing Step Area Charts in Tableau

Step Line Charts have been introduced with Tableau’s 2018.1 release and it’s really hard to remember that there was a time before, where it needed a little hack to...

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...

Color Your Viz

"Colors are perhaps the visual property that people most often misuse in visualisation without being aware of it“. Robert Kosara, Senior Research Scientist at Tableau Software

Tableau QT: Bar Chart with Floating Icons

Requested from a student, here is a Tableau Quick Tip (QT) on creating a Bar Chart with a floating icons. So in 5 minutes or less, we are going...

Tableau QT: Error Margin

On Thursday 12th December the UK had a General Election. On Wednesday 27th November YouGov released its MRP poll which gave a break down of the estimated votes shared...

Creating a Marimekko Chart in Tableau

To close off there year, he is a quick and simple tutorial on creating a Marimekko Chart in Tableau. No data densification or any such data tricks. Just a...

Tableau QT: Volume Dial Chart in Tableau

Ok, yes, I call these volume dials as that is what it reminds me off, but this is also known as Cleveland Dot Charts, but in any case, please...

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