Mike Raper publishes four articles on data visualization. Three of the articles are features in Nightingale, the Journal of Data Visualization Society.

Data visualization is the art of taking data and presenting it in a visual form that is understandable and actionable. This series of articles shares Mike’s best practices.


The Data Visualization Polarity

Tips for making dashboards user friendly…

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Making the Case for Pie Charts

How to make the “humble” pie chart a valued part of your visualization portfolio again…

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Addressing the Gap

The model–the subject matter, your audience, and presentation medium—for getting the most out of your data visualizations..

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Producing Highly Useful Charts in Microsoft Excel — a Walk-Through

Why Microsoft Excel is a go-to for complex data visualization…

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