Tips & Tricks

  • Tips & Tricks

3 Ways to Make Beautiful Bar Charts in Tableau

11:32

Ryan Sleeper

Adding love for bar charts by showing you how to make them more engaging in Tableau This video shows how…

3 Ways to Make Lovely Line Graphs in Tableau

14:53

Ryan Sleeper

Cementing line graphs as a top choice for your Tableau data visualizations by making them more engaging This video shares…

3 Ways to Make Handsome Highlight Tables in Tableau

11:59

Ryan Sleeper

Improve on the ‘gateway’ chart to data visualization Highlight tables help smooth the Excel transition by introducing the preattentive attribute…

3 Creative Ways to Use Transparent Sheets in Tableau

16:37

Ryan Sleeper

Unlock new design possibilities by layering sheets and graphics You’ll see how to add: (1) a trend line in the…

Using Tableau’s INDEX() Function for Easier Top N Filtering

5:28

Ryan Sleeper

Make filter results more predictable by basing them on row number Do your filters ever return a result you weren’t…

Two Ways to Make Dumbbell Charts in Tableau

12:54

Ryan Sleeper

An Engaging Option for Comparing Two Dimension Members As opposed to a dot plot alone, dumbbell charts help communicate what…

Two Ways to Make a Tableau Timeline when Events Overlap

9:00

Ryan Sleeper

Add context and discover new insights by separating overlapping marks Timelines are a great option for adding context to visualizations…

Two Ways to Make a Diverging Bar Chart in Tableau

13:53

Ryan Sleeper

Make Bars Diverge Left Even when Values are Positive You will learn how to make diverging bar / tornado /…

Two Ways to Dynamically Display the Top N vs Other in Tableau

10:54

Ryan Sleeper

A tactic for improving the focus of an analysis Reduce the cognitive load on your end users and focus on…