Creating More Effective Graphs

Creating More Effective Graphs

Naomi B. Robbins


A succinct and hugely readable advisor to making potent graphs

The correct graph could be a robust device for speaking info, bettering a presentation, or conveying your aspect in print. in the event that your expert endeavors demand you to give facts graphically, here is a ebook which could assist you do it extra successfully. Creating more advantageous Graphs promises the fundamental wisdom and methods required to settle on and create acceptable graphs for a huge variety of purposes. utilizing real-world examples each person can relate to, the writer attracts on her years of expertise in graphical info research and presentation to spotlight a few of present day finest methods.

In transparent, concise language, the writer solutions such universal questions as:

  • What constitutes an efficient graph for speaking data?
  • How do i select the kind of graph that's top for my data?
  • How do I realize a deceptive graph?
  • Why do a little graphs have logarithmic scales?

In no time you are going to graduate from bar graphs and pie charts to graphs that remove darkness from information like:

  • Dot plots
  • Box plots
  • Scatterplots
  • Linked micromaps
  • Trellis displays
  • Mosaic plots
  • Month plots
  • Scatterplot matrices

. . . so much of them requiring in basic terms reasonably cheap, simply downloadable software.

Whether you are a amateur at graphing or already use graphs on your paintings yet are looking to enhance them, Creating greater Graphs can help you improve the type of transparent, exact, and well-designed graphs that might let your info to be understood.

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