Creating Floating Bar Charts with Shaped Background

I have seen some amazing data visualisations using floating Worksheets, but a student asked me if we can create a floating bar chart effect in Tableau, so here we...

Petal Charts in Tableau

I struggled to find the appropriate name for this chart type and it bugged me quite a bit. On one hand, should this be called a petal chart or...

Creating a Coxcomb Chart in Tableau

I had this one on my radar for so long now, literally, ever since I ventured in Bespoke Data Visualisations in Tableau. A student requested this tutorial, so I...

Tableau QT: US Hex Map

I actually wrote this tutorial a few years ago, but when I migrated to Tableau Magic, I did not bring this across for some reason. In this Quick Tip...

Creating a Pudding Chart in Tableau

I love drawing in Tableau and a few months ago, I saw an image of a Sunflower and I wondered if there is a mathematical way to create this,...

Tableau + Python – Going Outside of the Box

Aidan Moore reached out to me a few months ago as he wanted to show me something interesting in Tableau, I am always up for seeing something interesting, but...

Tableau QT: Variable Width Bar Chart

Another requested tutorial (most are being requested these days, so do get in touch if you have a tutorial request). In this Tableau quick tip, we are going to...

Tableau QT: Control Charts

This is a Quick Tip on how to build Control Charts in Tableau, so less reading and more jumping in. We are going to spend 5 minutes or less...

Tableau QT: Completion Gantt Charts

In this Tableau quick tip, we are going to walk through the creation of a Completion Gantt Chart in Tableau in 10 minutes or less.

Creating Gradient Backgrounds in Tableau

When I created my Cryptocurrency Dashboard, I decided to have some fun with gradient backgrounds. When combined with animations, this creates a very cool effect, so here you go,...


Tableau Application Programming Interfaces (APIs)

Tableau has an ever-growing list of Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) that we as developers can leverage to add functionality to Tableau; personally...

Hex Maps in Tableau


Tableau QT: Rootogram

Last week our Tableau Quick Tip was on creating a Histogram with a Normal Distribution Curve. This week we are going to...

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