There were some blips on Twitter last week for the DrunkTufte hashtag for which people made some not so readable charts. I’m really hoping it becomes a thing. The entry below is by Matt Fogel. Makes sense to me.
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There are rules—usually for specific chart types meant to be read in a specific way—that you shouldn’t break. When they are, everyone loses. This is that small handful.
Before you dive into the advanced stuff – like just about everything in your life – you have to learn the fundamentals before you know when you can break the rules.
These are my picks for the best of 2015. As usual, they could easily appear in a different order on a different day, and there are projects not on the list that were also excellent.