Tableau

Tableau Desktop vs Tableau Public vs Tableau Reader vs Tableau Server

So What’s the Difference? Many people are often confused by the different software options that Tableau offers. Essentially there are three tiers in the software options. Each having an increasing layer of of features which are also related to price. Additionally, your intention will also govern what software version you should incorporate into your analysis […]

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Simpsons: Quality and Viewership Decline Trend

Like a very large segment of the world in the late 80s and early 90s. I was completely obsessed with the Simpsons. Every week, I would wait eagerly for each episodes to be release on FOX. I even bought the video games and other merchandise.  But over time, the episodes became repetitive and less edgy. […]

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Tableau Calculated Field

A calculated field allows you to do two major functions: Create a New Field based on existing Measures and Dimensions  Alter an Existing Field What is a calculated field in Tableau I think it’s only fitting to establish exactly what a field is. A field comprises the the dimension and metrics that are part of […]

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The Best Courses to Learn Tableau

The Best Courses to Master Tableau Visualisations and Data Mining Tableau can be a very tricky tool if you don’t have some experience with BI tools like Excel. However, there are tons of good courses that will allow you quickly adopt the skills need to become a Tableau Master. Here are the best course to […]

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UFO Sightings From 1910 to 2014 in United States

UFOs can be identified as any object that escapes classification  and seen trans-versing through the sky in a flying motion. National UFO Reporting Center (NUFORC) has been keeping records of these sightings since 1910. Evaluate the Data Visualization to see how sightings have evolved over time.   How this viz was made: Map Visualization 1. […]

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Differences in Video Game Meta Critic and Users Scores

This data set is one of my favorites. Being a big fan of video games, I am always eager to explore data centered around the industry I wanted to analyze data around average critic and user scores from MetaCritic. There is often a great dependency in the numbers. So, this interactive dashboard allows you to […]

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Global Video Game Sales and Meta Critic Scores

Take a Look At Mario Vs Zelda Visualization This data is sourced from VGchartz and MetaCritc. The data is segment global in Japanese, European Union, and North American. This is sales data in the millions from VGchartz. There were a few answers that I wanted to answer using the data set. Global video games hit […]

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Connect Tableau to Excel 101

Connecting Tableau to Excel is an easy step process. You will need to create a new data source and choose Excel worbook in question. Follow the steps below: Open Tableau Click the Connect the Data link in the top right corner of the Data Pane. The Connect window will open, choose Excel.  Navigate to the […]

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Chicago Crimes 2015 vs 2016 Data Visualization

Crime in Chicago has soared while other metropolitan cities have seen a major decline. To be exact, most crime in Chicago has not seen any major increases except for homicide. Homicides in Chicago in the first 8 months of the year have already soared beyond the sum of homicides in 2016. This begs the question […]

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