The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures (FREE)


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    SUMMARY ¹ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK ↠ Dona M. Wong Dona M. Wong ↠ 1 CHARACTERS The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures (FREE) The WSJ Guide to Information Graphics is an essential read for anyone whose job involves presentation of data and information The book reads like a style guide providing underlying methods for creating clear and informative charts and informat

  2. says: SUMMARY The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures (FREE) SUMMARY ¹ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK ↠ Dona M. Wong

    SUMMARY The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures (FREE) SUMMARY ¹ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK ↠ Dona M. Wong To be fair to Ms Dono M Wong the first two causes of my disappointment with The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information graphics are on me It is a short book How many of us check the page count on prospective book buys The 160 pages are slightly less information dense than they could be because space is used in a way like an infor

  3. says: The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures (FREE)

    The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures (FREE) Useful reference book for someone who is new to data visualisation and wants to avoid basic mistakes without diving deep into the subject Those with profound interest should look elsewhere start with Tufte

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    The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures (FREE) TODO full review uick read with summaries of the key elements of information visualization Think Stephen Few reduced to its essence Can read in 30 minutes reuse when needed Covers in brief fonts colors and typography; charts with lines vertical and horizontal bars pies pictograms and so very briefly maps; tables good idea add horizontal bars for the dominant piece of information Tufte would immediately ask for

  5. says: SUMMARY The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures (FREE)

    SUMMARY The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures (FREE) SUMMARY ¹ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK ↠ Dona M. Wong For what it is I enjoyed this bookIt's straight to the point full of solid information and is designed to reflect what it preachesI'm assuming that if you've been working with graphics and figures and tables for awhile much of this won't be new But for those like me who have a basic understanding of why some things work and some t

  6. says: Dona M. Wong ↠ 1 CHARACTERS The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures (FREE)

    The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures (FREE) Having looked for some time for a reasonably comprehensive yet accessible resource for helping to guide the formulation of data visualization Wong does an excellent job in this resource Presenting data is an essential in today's business world and yet the vast majority of people do a very poor job of making information accessible This book helps to highlight the challenges and to avoid the common mistakes

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    The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures (FREE) SUMMARY The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures This book was a chore to read Its dry at times its minimalistessentialist tendencies come off as incredibly cryptic However overall

  8. says: Dona M. Wong ↠ 1 CHARACTERS The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures (FREE)

    The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures (FREE) I would say the book is especially suitable for beginners or people who want to generate clear readable graphics without getting too deep into design and artThe introduction declares this as a suitable handbook to have on the table if you are working with data visualization and I would fully agree with that I ap

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    SUMMARY The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures Dona M. Wong ↠ 1 CHARACTERS SUMMARY ¹ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK ↠ Dona M. Wong This compact text contains to large extent the dicta you will have encountered in any adjacent work whether science journalism business However the form of the book fitting the message makes it easy to digest and I did glean a few useful lessons The author is very hostile to angled type and suggests rotating the chart instead I le

  10. says: SUMMARY ¹ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK ↠ Dona M. Wong Dona M. Wong ↠ 1 CHARACTERS SUMMARY The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures

    SUMMARY The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures (FREE) This is the perfect reference book for anyone new to data visualisation for editorial use covering common mistakes such as bad typogr

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  • Hardcover
  • 162
  • The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures
  • Dona M. Wong
  • English
  • 23 June 2019
  • 9780393072952

SUMMARY The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures

CHARACTERS ´ The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures This material available for all of us In this book you will learnto choose the best chart that fits your data;the most effective way to communicate with decision makers when you have five minutes of their time;how to chart currency fluctuations that affect global business;how to use color effectively;how to make a graphic “col. For what it is I enjoyed this bookIt s straight to the point full of solid information and is designed to reflect what it preachesI m assuming that if you ve been working with graphics and figures and tables for awhile much of this won t be new But for those like me who have a basic understanding of why some things work and some things don t this deepened my knowledge and gave me concrete items to list when something simply felt offAgain this probably isn t for graphic designers or those who ve been dealing with such figure making for years but for any novice and or those of us who deal with this content enough to need to understand them on a deeper than surface level this is a perfect book to read and reference Transforming Students have five minutes of their time;how to chart currency fluctuations that affect global business;how to use color effectively;how to make a graphic “col. For what it is I enjoyed this bookIt s straight to the point full of solid information and is designed to reflect what it preachesI m assuming that if you ve been working with graphics and figures and tables for awhile much of this won t be new But for those like me who Sociology of Higher Education Contributions and Their Contexts have a basic understanding of why some things work and some things don t this deepened my knowledge and gave me concrete items to list when something simply felt offAgain this probably isn t for graphic designers or those who ve been dealing with such figure making for years but for any novice and or those of us who deal with this content enough to need to understand them on a deeper than surface level this is a perfect book to read and reference

SUMMARY ¹ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK ↠ Dona M. WongThe Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures

CHARACTERS ´ The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures In today’s data driven world professionals need to know how to express themselves in the language of graphics effectively and elouently Yet information graphics is rarely taught in schools or is the focus of on the job training Now for the first time Dona M Wong a student of the information graphics pioneer Edward Tufte makes. The WSJ Guide to Information Graphics is an essential read for anyone whose job involves presentation of data and information The book reads like a style guide providing underlying methods for creating clear and informative charts and information graphicsDona Wong was a former student of two designers I admire Paul Rand and Edward Tufte While she successfully follows in their footsteps in terms of design expertise the book is missing the character and wit found in books by Rand or Tufte making the book feel like a chore to readCharts are endlessly fascinating and wonderful but you ll never know it based on this book you ll just learn how to not screw them up Deep Souths Delta Piedmont and Sea Island Society in the Age of Segregation how to express themselves in the language of graphics effectively and elouently Yet information graphics is rarely taught in schools or is the focus of on the job training Now for the first time Dona M Wong a student of the information graphics pioneer Edward Tufte makes. The WSJ Guide to Information Graphics is an essential read for anyone whose job involves presentation of data and information The book reads like a style guide providing underlying methods for creating clear and informative charts and information graphicsDona Wong was a former student of two designers I admire Paul Rand and Edward Tufte While she successfully follows in their footsteps in terms of design expertise the book is missing the character and wit found in books by Rand or Tufte making the book feel like a chore to readCharts are endlessly fascinating and wonderful but you ll never know it based on this book you ll just learn Religion and Violence Philosophical Perspectives from Kant to Derrida how to not screw them up

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CHARACTERS ´ The Wall Street Journal Guide to Information Graphics The Dos and Don'ts of Presenting Data Facts and Figures Orful” even if only black and white are availableThe book is organized in a series of mini workshops backed up with illustrated examples so not only will you learn what works and what doesn’t but also you can see the dos and don’ts for yourself This is an invaluable reference work for students and professional in all field. This compact text contains to large extent the dicta you will have encountered in any adjacent work whether science journalism business However the form of the book fitting the message makes it easy to digest and I did glean a few useful lessons The author is very hostile to angled type and suggests rotating the chart instead I learned what leading and pica in typography are Colored charts should be legible in black white even if they will never be seen that way No than 4 lines in line charts Label data directly rather than providing a legend Don t use grid lines on horizontal bar charts Largest segment of a pie chart should start at 12 o clock Whole numbers should be aligned flush rightNot bad for a 45 minute read 月下夢幻譚神無夜話 4 have encountered in any adjacent work whether science journalism business However the form of the book fitting the message makes it easy to digest and I did glean a few useful lessons The author is very How to Fly with Broken Wings hostile to angled type and suggests rotating the chart instead I learned what leading and pica in typography are Colored charts should be legible in black white even if they will never be seen that way No than 4 lines in line charts Label data directly rather than providing a legend Don t use grid lines on Swimming to the Moon horizontal bar charts Largest segment of a pie chart should start at 12 o clock Whole numbers should be aligned flush rightNot bad for a 45 minute read