We’ve been using charts to help us understand business data for decades. But even when the data was different, the charts were basically the same. Now, everything is changing.
Charts have become interactive. You can work directly with the data you see. You can interact with the visuals to dig deeper etc.
All at once, complex data becomes clearer. You can see outliers, patterns, trends, and correlations that just aren’t visible in simple rows and columns.
But, to experience the benefits of data visualization, you must avoid the pitfalls.