Small Multiples

Use smaller versions of the same chart type to compare across categories.

Small multiples for NBA game differentials

Adam Pearce charted minute-by-minute point differentials for NBA games during the 2014-15 season.…

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How to Make Interactive Linked Small Multiples

Small multiples are great, and the right interactions can make them even better. A primer and a how-to.

Small Maps and Grids

Maybe you want to make spatial comparisons over time or across categories. Organized small maps might do the trick.

Small Multiples in R

Make a lot of charts at once, line them up in a grid, and you can make quick comparisons across several categories.