An Ebook

Determining the Right Way to Visualize Data on the Web: A Primer

Nick Walsh By Nick Walsh // 5.12.2020

Information can be visualized in a number of correct ways. Some choices, though, are more correct than others. Making the right call is a juggling act between the data, the message, and the medium. In this primer, we’ll focus on the specifics of our favorite medium — the web — and take a look at:

  • Core considerations for working effectively in a browser
  • Strengths and weaknesses of the web’s bread and butter charts
  • Tips to improve delivery and success
  • Additional reading material for more specialized detail