#SWDchallenge: visualize variability

Is an average always the best way to summarize data? No! It can be useful to look at the underlying distribution of data and sometimes makes sense to show the variation. This month’s challenge is to visualize the variability in data. There are numerous ways to do so: the recap post this time around should be a good collection of approaches!

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new year, new tools!

We saw a wide variety of tools used in the first challenge of 2019: from the familiar to new players on the market and from drag & drop GUI solutions to programming languages. Read on to see the wide array of instruments available for visualizing data and learn from others as they attempt these tools for the first time.

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#SWDchallenge: happy new year! let's try something new

It’s a new year: time to reflect and consider how can we push ourselves out of our comfort zones? I’m an advocate of productive discomfort and trying new things. In this challenge, I encourage you to try a new tool for visualizing data and share your results and related commentary.

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let's visualize the holidays!

‘Tis the season to be merry (irrespective of which holiday you celebrate), so let’s combine that festive cheer with something near and dear to us all: data visualization! This month, your challenge is to visualize data related to the holidays.

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