Animated Streamgraph in Tableau

A streamgraph, or stream graph, is a type of stacked area graph which is displaced around a central axis, resulting in a flowing, organic shape. Areas display changes in the values by category over time. This article describes creating of this type of chart in Tableau.

3D Models in Tableau

The blog post describes approaches to creating three-dimensional models in Tableau. 3D Models are not a common way of using Tableau, but they can be a great way to explore Tableau’s capabilities and deepen your knowledge of the platform

Parametric Portraits in Tableau

Math is beautiful!
The goal of the article is to show to Tableau users that math it is not only boring numbers and it is possible to describe anything by math equations and draw it.
It’s hard to imagine the dataset for the visualization of portraits contains only 2 values: 0 and 500. The portrait’s curves draw by using parametric equations for X and Y axes.

Data driven pictures in Tableau

В этой статье рассматривается подход к созданию точечных изображений, при котором в каждую точку можно записывать данные. Таким образом, точка становится носителем данных, и ее положение, размер и цвет обретают смысл. Из таких дата-атомов формируются визуализации.