Data Visualization Guidelines and Best Practices

Data Visualization Guidelines and Best Practices

What are you trying to say with your data? With the amount of data available today, anyone can get lost in a world of scatter plots and geocoding. It is vital that your visualization has a purpose and you are selective about what you include in your visualization to fulfill that purpose. In this talk, we will discuss:

• Tufte design guidelines
• Visual perception principles based on Gestalt psychology
• Guideline for color including accessibility and culture
• How to choose the right chart type