Design is what makes a data visualization pop. Without implementing conscious design choices, data can be misunderstood, misidentified, or simply missed. Fortunately, there are certain design principles that you can apply to your next dashboard or data visualization that will not only look pleasing, but help your audience easily understand the metrics behind your masterpiece.
What are these principles, you ask? Check out our newest infographic and learn how you can craft a compelling data picture with eight fundamental design concepts.
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Even if you’re not the artistic type, this guide will have you thinking like a graphic designer and making informed choices that support your data narrative.