Posts about #data viz

How to Dynamically Change Your Chart’s Height Based on the Data in HighCharts

Woof.  That’s a long title. Sidenote: I created this based on a JSFiddle that I have lost track of, so if your are the Original Creator™ of this concept…

Data & UI Design Resources

My on-going list of resources that I use on a daily or pretty regular basis for data design and UI web design at my day job or freelance…

The Abbreviated Y-Axis

A few weeks ago, in probably a troll-like rage against the Internet, I started a tumblr blog

The Important Difference Between Current Dollars & Real Dollars

Recently at my day job, I got to work with some awesome researchers who were looking at the difference in salaries between two occupations over the last decade….

Three Revealing World Maps on Education, Science, Politics

The areas of education, science and American politics are so broad, so complex, that sometimes it’s nice to see the whole package summed up in a few quick…

Sketches: Designing the Political Polarization Report

I’ve already expressed some of my love for sketching and how important the exercise is to my design work, but don’t think I’ll let you get away without…

Data Thought: Why are There So Many Mattress Stores?

Ok, this is going to sound insane, or at least trigger the common thought-“who cares?”- but why are there so many mattress stores?

Three Tweets that Explain My Feelings on Data List Articles

Here we go again…

Sketches: Creating the Library User Typology Quiz UI

Sketching: though it seems like a dying step in a designer’s workflow, I still can’t start a project without.  For almost everything I produce, I sketch some portion…

Construction

It’s time for some redesign

If you have ever visited my portfolio before, you can tell this is an overhaul.  I’m in the process of theme changes, hacking my way through WordPress again…