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Dashboard Week Day 1: Twitch API

Dashboard Week Day 1: Twitch API

Dashboard Week is final upon us! After hearing many harrowing stories about Dashboard Week, we were all a little hesitant to see what the week held for us, but also eager and excited to get stuck in to it. Our challenge for day 1 was to connect to the Twitch API...

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Dashboard Week-Twitch Top Game Analysis

Dashboard Week-Twitch Top Game Analysis

Today is the first day of Dashboard week, and our challenge is getting data from twitch IGDB API, making a Tableau dashboard and publishing to Tableau Public. Twitch is an interactive livestreaming service that spans various content genres, including gaming,...

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Dashboard Week #Day 1 – IGDB x Twitch API Challenge

Dashboard Week #Day 1 – IGDB x Twitch API Challenge

Challenge background Towards the end of the Data School training, there is a unique challenge that awaits where everyone will produce a dashboard with a different dataset every day for a week. This is the first day of the challenge, our task for the day is to connect...

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LOD Expressions – The Basics

LOD Expressions – The Basics

Why should I know LOD expressions? Level Of Detail Expressions allow you to compute calculations at the aggregation level you want. In your worksheets you generally create calculations at the visualization level of detail (by dropping measures or dimension in...

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Replace Datasource in Tableau

Replace Datasource in Tableau

Welcome back to my blog. This time I will show you how easy it is to replace data source in Tableau. Step 1: Go to source sheet, from Data tab, select "New Data Source". Step 2: Connect to data. Step 3: Drag sheet to empty canvas (if it has not done automatically for...

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15 Examples of Tableau LOD – Population Difference

15 Examples of Tableau LOD – Population Difference

This blog is inspired by blog: Top 15 Tableau LOD Expressions (Practical Examples). Tableau LOD (Level of Detail) Expression is one of the most powerful tools to achieve amazing results in building dashboards. In this series of blogs, we will walk through 15 different...

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