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Last week in the forums

In case you're on the market for a data sciencey type job, there were a number of them posted to the forums this past week, along with some other schtuff.…

From the FlowingData Forums [July 3-17]

Visualize This: Obesity Rates by State This segment of Visualize This is all about obesity rates in America. The data comes from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).…

From the FlowingData Forums [June 10-16]

Visualize This (and win) This round of Visualize This is a fun one. We've got the Rambo kill chart, which shows well, a breakdown of kills in each of the…

Ask Me Anything About Data Visualization (in the forums)

Do you have some data on your hands and don't know what to do with it? Are you wondering what the best way to graph a dataset might be? Want…

A Few More Days Left for Visualize This

A quick reminder - there are about 5 days left for Visualize This: Piracy Edition. You know, something to do since you're not really working today anyways :).…

Visualize This: Piracy for Oscar-nominated Movies

The first Visualize This for poverty rate in America was a very good start to something I hope to continue here on FlowingData. There were a lot of good entries…

Last Day to Put in Your Entry for Visualize This – Vote Now

A quick reminder: tomorrow is the last day to put in your entry for the first edition of Visualize This. There have been a lot of interesting visualization entries so…

Visualize This: Poverty Rate By Age in America

I'm going to try something new here at FlowingData in a section called Visualize This. Every two weeks I will post a dataset to the FlowingData forums for all of…

Are You a Freelance Data Visualization Designer/Consultant?

I frequently get requests or propositions for data visualization projects, but I almost always have to turn them down - not because they're not worth my while, but because I've…

From the Forums: Contests, Self-surveillance, and Attachments

I made a few updates to the FlowingData forums last night - the main being the ability to upload attachments. You've always been able to post images, but now you…

Have You Checked Out the FlowingData Forums Yet?

I started the FlowingData forums a few months ago to give others a chance to start their own conversations or to get advice on personal projects that need some attention.…

From the Forums: Challenges, Data, Questions

The FlowingData forums have been up for a few weeks now, and it's been fun watching it slowly grow. Thanks to those who've joined the community and a big thank…

What Simple Rules Should You Always Follow When Designing Infographics?

In the FlowingData forums, Ryan asks a really good question about data design: What simple rules should we all follow when we present data? I came up with three rules…