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...

Data Densification for Tableau Drawing

If you have looked at the various tutorials on drawing in Tableau, you would have noticed a commonly used technique called Data Densification. While I used this topic, the...

Tableau Calculations Quiz 1

Our Tableau quizzes have been designed to help you test your learning as well as to be fun. Each question will also come with an answer and hopefully show...

Half-Circle Charts in Tableau

Now we are in the full swing of things I wanted to create a nice and simple visualisation for comparing two different metrics i.e. through drawing two half-circles and...

Tableau QT: Rounded Bar Charts

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

TAB105 / Exploring Marks

In the fifth part of our introduction to Tableau Series, we are going to look at the Mark Shelf, Mark Types and how to customize the appearance of your...

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...

Neon Charts in Tableau

I am a big advocate of having fun in Tableau and seeing where my imagination takes me. While browsing Pinterests I saw several neon (glowing) line charts and was...

TAB104 / Building Worksheets

In the fourth part of our introduction to Tableau Series, we are going to look at the main building block within Tableau, the worksheet. To do this, we are...

Packed Circle Charts in Tableau

Happy new year everyone, I hope you have all had some time off and enjoyed the festive period. I wish I could switch off and during this time I...