DataFam Roundup: September 13 - 17, 2021
Dig into the latest DataFam Roundup—a weekly blog that brings together community content all in one post. As always, we invite you to send us your content—and the DataFam content from your peers that have inspired you! Find the content submission form here.
Dive into content created by the Tableau Community:
- David Browne: Tableau Community Forums 2021 June Survey Results and Feedback
- Kevin Flerlage, The Flerlage Twins: Ten Tips including "Show the Axis on the Top but Not the Bottom"
- Priyanka Dobhal: Analyzing the Movies based on Cinderella
- Rika Olga: Tableau Tips 常に％で！常に平均で！ フィールドに 任意のルールを設定する「既定のプロパティ Tableau Tips Always in%! Always on average! "Default property" to set arbitrary rules for fields (Japanese)
- Pearle Lundeen: Stuck In a Viz Rut? 3 Sources of Inspiration to Get Unstuck!
- Nicole Lillian Mark: Want to dataviz better? Participate in #MakeoverMonday!
- Allen Hillery and Sarah Nell-Rodriquez, Be Data Lit: Another Data Podcast? But wait, there’s more…
- Yamil Medina, Michael Perillo, Aaron Simmons with special guest Dalton Ruer, Data Meaning: 3@3 Live: A Mystery Chart Show
- Jared Flores, WhatTheViz: How to do a Running Total in Tableau Prep: Put some Prep in your Step
- Fabio Fantoni, Info Data: Paralimpiadi Tokyo 2020: le medaglie, i numeri e tutto quello che c'è da sapere - Info Data Tokyo 2020 Paralympics: medals, numbers and everything you need to know (Italian)
- Cndro: Previous Value Function in Tableau
Upcoming events and community participation
Tableau Conference Register Today!
- Tableau Conference: Join Tableau and the world's largest data community online for three days of learning, connection, and inspiration. Register Today!
- Iron Viz, the world’s largest virtual data visualization competition—ignites and showcases the power of the Tableau Community, giving you the opportunity to interact with data rockstars worldwide. Three finalists will advance to the 2021 Iron Viz Championship this November at Tableau Conferece.
- #Viz4Climate Action Viz Challenge - Participate by October 10th! #TheSDGVizProject is thrilled to team up with Tableau for the #Viz4ClimateChange challenge leading up to the #COP26 UN Climate Conference. Submit your climate related vizzes by October 10th for a chance to win one of three $100 gift cards to the Tableau Store, and to be featured on Tableau Public! Vizzes will be judged by Andy Cotgreave (Tableau) and Clayton Aldern, data journalist at Grist. Click the link for challenge guidelines.
- September 17th, 10 AM CT – 11.00 AM CT: Join the third session of the Cup of Data series to expand on your Tableau CRM skills. The product team will demo their latest and greatest in a 'Release Jam'. Register for the event.
- Black Cinema Viz Challenge: Black Cinema Data Sets 2000-2021, instructions and links are provided upon registration
- Are you a visualization and storytelling expert? Enter the Data Viz Competition to showcase your data-driven artistic skills while competing for top prizes!
- Data Visualization: State of the Industry 2021: The purpose of this survey is to help the Data Visualization Society and the broader data visualization community understand the state of data visualization, the people who make it, the challenges they face, what can help practitioners, and where the field is headed.
Dennis Kao: The Thomas Guide - #IronQuest 2021.8
Check out some inspirational vizzes created by the community:
Join the community every Monday to work with a given data set and create better, more effective visualizations.
Web: Makeover Monday
Week 37: The 20 Largest Solar Power Plants
Sports Viz Sunday
Storytelling with Data
Project Health Viz