Datawrapper Review: A Focused Charting Tool That Requires No Code

January 17, 2019

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Datawrapper is an online tool that helps you make nice-looking charts for the web. No code is required. Instead, a focused interface lets you load data, pick your chart type, refine, and publish.

I kicked the tires to see how well the tool works in practice.

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