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Creating Dendrogram with Rounded Bar Charts in Tableau

I am really having a fun moment with Dendrogram Charts, and in this tutorial, we are going to combine a Dendrogram Chart with Rounded Bar Charts to create a...

Video: Tableau with Music / Gauge Chart

Using Parameters, Bins and quite a few Table Calculations, we have created this awesome Gauge in Tableau. Enjoy.https://youtu.be/v75ERzagsXc 9th Symphony (Finale) by Beethoven

Radial Bar Chart Tutorial

I love drawing data visualisations with Tableau and in this tutorial, we are going to build Radial Bar Chart. For my data set, I am going to use the...

Creating a Multi-Level Dendrogram Charts in Tableau

Since I released my Dendrogram tutorial I have been inundated with requests on how to a multi-level version. So, in this tutorial, we are going to leverage some interesting...

Shaped Bar Charts (3D) in Tableau

We previously had an article about creating Shaped Bar Charts in Tableau; in that previous tutorial, we used data densification to create a different look and feel for our...

Creating Tilted Bar Charts in Tableau

I saw this data visualisation by Alex Jones on Data Visualisation Trump's Executive Time and the visual effect stuck with me. So, I eventually got around to writing this...

Creating a Single Level Dendrogram in Tableau

My initial name for this tutorial was the Orgasmatron (head massager company name out of Australia), the name is fun, strange as hell but we have to have some...

Creating Gauges in Tableau

Another Tableau Tutorial request. Here is a tutorial on creating Gauges in Tableau. In this tutorial, we are going to show the colour-coded percentage out of 100.

Creating a Coxcomb Chart in Tableau

I had this one on my radar for so long now, literally, ever since I ventured in Bespoke Data Visualisations in Tableau. A student requested this tutorial, so I...

Petal Charts in Tableau

I struggled to find the appropriate name for this chart type and it bugged me quite a bit. On one hand, should this be called a petal chart or...


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...

INDEX() Table Calculation

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Creating Jitter Bar Charts in Tableau

Yes, I create this data visualisation a little while ago, and while hesitant about it, decided to write a nice, quick and...

Tableau Extension API

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