Visualization choice depends on the data and the questions

Posted to Design  |  Tags:  |  Nathan Yau

When you don’t know where to start with a dataset, try to come up with a question. It’ll point you in the direction you want to go, as this guide by Frédérik Ruys shows you. [via @maartenzam]

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