Video: Tableau with Music / Rootogram

Tableau with Music / Rootogram. We will create several Level of Detail Expressions to create this unique Rootogram Diagram. See how each the distribution of your data compares to...

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...

Create a Bar Chart (Textured) in Tableau

Requested by a student, here is a tutorial on adding Textures to Bar Charts to create a very nice and interesting effect. This uses data densification as well as...

Tableau QT: HEXBIN Charts

Last week we released a tutorial about the new Distance function in Tableau 2019.3; I really love this function and can see so many interesting applications. This week we...

Tableau QT: Win-Loss Charts

I have been working on several dashboards for the end of the Premier League 2019/2020 Season and I thought that I would create a Win-Loss Chart and give you...

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.

Dot Matrix Tutorial

A friend messaged me to ask he could create a grid layout for different visualisations, for example, a 3×3 grid. I immediately thought about a Dot Matrix visualization and how I...

Video: Creating a Cryptocurrency Tableau Dashboard (57 mins)

This is my first long-form end-to-end Tableau Dashboard tutorial. While filming, I was overthinking the editing and production quality, which meant that I almost gave up. In the end,...

Color Your Viz

"Colors are perhaps the visual property that people most often misuse in visualisation without being aware of it“. Robert Kosara, Senior Research Scientist at Tableau Software

Tableau QT: Sketchy Bar Chart

I am slowly completing the second wave of Tableau Tutorials, so I hope that you enjoy this 10-min Tableau Quick Tip and a little bit of fun.


Tableau QT: Histogram with Normal Curve

Welcome to 2020. Hopefully, this will be the start of a glorious year, and we at Tableau Magic are definitely excited for...

Tableau Desktop Quiz


Tableau QT: Wilkinson Plot

I wanted to have some fun, so I put together a quick tutorial for creating a Wilkinson Plot in Tableau, and within...

Tableau QT: Ratings Chart

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