Hands-On Data Visualization with D3.js 5.0 [Video]

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Learn
  • How to set up a local server in a few easy steps
  • Load data using JavaScript or external sources (JSON)
  • What scales are and the different types of scale
  • Explore the potential of animations and interactivity
  • Use multiple transitions and make user-friendly charts
  • Build an animated bar graph and scatter plot
  • Learn about the force layout and when you should use it
  • Learn about GeoJSON, projections, and choropleth maps
About

Do you want to create stunning data visualizations using D3 and SVG? Then this course is for you; it will teach you about scales by converting your data into visuals that will work on any browser or device.

You will learn to add many transitions and animations to your graphs to make them more interesting and appealing to users. This course will also help you build interactive bar charts, scatter plots, and force layouts by manipulating large amounts of data. You will also create choropleth maps and layouts to display visual patterns on geographical locations.

By the end of this course, you will have learned how to visualize your data and code more effectively. You will have built your own data models with D3.js much more rapidly and very easily.

The code bundle for this course is available at https://github.com/PacktPublishing/Hands-On-Data-Visualization-with-D3.js-5.0

Style and Approach

This course is a step-by-step tutorial that focuses not only on practical examples but also on acquiring in-depth knowledge about data visualization and best coding practices. This is the way to become a pro D3.js developer and create stunning animated charts while manipulating huge amounts of data and representing it in a user-friendly manner.

Features
  • Learn in depth the best practices and techniques for data visualization
  • Explore different types of chart and learn how to use them according to your requirements and data
  • Make your charts user-friendly by adding animations and interactivity
Course Length 3 hours 18 minutes
ISBN 9781789340594
Date Of Publication 28 Feb 2019

Authors

Eleftheria Batsou

Eleftheria Batsou is a passionate front-end developer and UI designer. Her first studies were in the field of Informatics and Telecommunications of Engineering and later in Graphical Arts and Multimedia. She likes to teach and share, is self-motivated, and is working hard to make this world a little bit better every day.

When she isn't glued to a computer screen, she spends time working out and strolling in nature. Her friends would describe her as easy-going and passionate about life.