Learn how to draw interesting visualizations using advanced Tableau techniques.

Drawing Radar Charts in Tableau

In this tutorial, we are going to have some fun and draw two overlapping Radar Charts, use transparency, and show dynamic labels. The main thing here is to have...

Single Level Sankey Diagram

I saw this data visualisation while being a judge for #IronViz and thought that I should add this to my library of cool and interesting data visualisations. I hope...

Sunburst Chart Tutorial

When I started to learn Tableau, I remember being completely amazed and confused about how to build Bora Beran’s blog on Sunbursts; I could not believe that this was possible...

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...

Drawing a Circle Dot Chart

I saw the following while looking for inspiration and thought that this would be fun to build, to build this visualisation as well as to include some neat variations....

Video: Tableau with Music / Dendrogram with Rounded Bar Charts

Using a few neat tricks and some Table Calculations, we have created this awesome chart in Tableau. Enjoy.https://youtu.be/ywH3qFD9UNI Song: Funeral March by Chopin

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...

Venn Diagrams in Tableau

I was challenged a few years back to draw an interactive Venn Diagram, not just have two transparent circles, which is not too difficult, but having two circles as...

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...

Having Fun with Overlay Shapes in Tableau

I am not the biggest fan of using floating shapes and, if possible, like to create all my data visualisations through drawing polygons. However, a lot of people on...


INDEX() Table Calculation

The INDEX() function returns the index of the current row in the partition, without any sorting with regard to value. The first-row...

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Drawing Tally Charts in Tableau

For me, it is important to try new things with Tableau and to push my creativity and skills. As such, here is...

Arc Chart Tutorial

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