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Adding Contexts to Headings without Parameters

This is a small tutorial on how to add a selected dimension member to a graph to add more context. While this can be done...

Images with Bar Graph

Getting images as axes values in bar graphs This is a tiny tutorial teaching how to add images under bar graphs. Step 1: Add the...

Surviving Dashboard Week

A small blog on how to tackle Dashboard week at DSDU. Now that the Christmas vacations had been thoroughly ‘vacationed’, we were greeted by the...

What’s Trending on YouTube?

As a part of the second day of my Dashboard Week at the DSDU, our cohort was given a really interesting dataset. This data comprised...

A Beginners Guide to Subqueries

Subqueries allow us to combine data from multiple tables from a database into a single query. Breaking it down to its simplest definition, a subquery...

Client Project Weeks

Having completed 7 weeks and 2 client projects in The Data School, our cohort – DSAU11 has had a feel for what client placements and...

Regular Expressions for Text Processing in Alteryx

Although most of the data processed on a day-to-day basis is numeric or categorical, there are times when this data is a part of a...

Drilling Down on a Bar Graph

One of the main challenges of preparing a good dashboard is maintaining minimalism while delivering the required information. This needs to be sometimes achieved by...

Window Functions for Comparison

Window functions are among the most useful inbuilt functions in Tableau. These functions can be used while carrying out aggregation over a certain set of...

Beat the Boredom with Batch Macros

The corner-stone of the industrial revolution was the ability to automate the boring tasks. Also, this hold good during the era of digital data revolution....