Create dynamic data-driven visualizations with D3.js using Packt’s new book and eBook

December 2013 | Cookbooks, Open Source, Web Development

Packt is pleased to announce the publication of Data Visualization with D3.js Cookbook, a concise guide packed with practical recipes to help readers learn every aspect of data visualization with D3. This book is available now in print, eBook, Kindle, and selected library formats. The print book is 338 pages long and is competitively priced at $44.99, whilst the eBook and Kindle versions are available for $22.94.

About the author:
Nick Qi Zhu is a professional programmer and visualization enthusiast with more than a decade of experience in software development. He is the author of dc.js—a popular multidimensional charting library built on D3. Currently, he is a lead consultant at ThoughtWorks.

D3.js is a JavaScript library used for manipulating documents based on data. D3 helps bring data to life using HTML, SVG, and CSS. D3’s emphasis on web standards gives it the full capabilities of modern browsers without tying it to a proprietary framework, combining powerful visualization components and a data-driven approach to DOM manipulation.

Data Visualization with D3.js Cookbook is designed to provide readers with all the guidance they need to get to grips with data visualization with D3. With this book, readers can create breathtaking data visualizations with professional efficiency and precision with the help of practical recipes, illustrations, and code samples.

The following are the chapters covered in the book:
Chapter 1: Getting Started with D3.js
Chapter 2: Be Selective
Chapter 3: Dealing with Data
Chapter 4: Tipping the Scales
Chapter 5: Playing with Axes
Chapter 6: Transition with Style
Chapter 7: Getting into Shape
Chapter 8: Chart Them Up
Chapter 9: Lay Them Out
Chapter 10: Interacting with your Visualization
Chapter 11: Using Force
Chapter 12: Know your Map
Chapter 13: Test Drive your Visualization


Developers familiar with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript who are looking to get the most out of D3 for data visualization will find this book an indispensable resource.For more information,please visit:http://www.packtpub.com/data-visualization-with-d3-js-cookbook/book

Data Visualization with D3.js Cookbook
Create stunning data visualization with the power of D3.
For more information, please visit:http://www.packtpub.com/data-visualization-with-d3-js-cookbook/book

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