What is the first thought that pops into your head when someone mentions a pie chart? I always think of the ugly pie charts from Microsoft…
How to replace a pie chart
Yesterday a family member forwarded me a Wall Street Journal interview titled What Data Scientists Do All Day At Work. The title intrigued me immediately, partly because I find myself explaining that same topic somewhat regularly I wasn’t disappointed in the interview: General Electric’s Dr. Narasimhan gave insightful and well-communicated answers, and I both recognized familiar opinions and learned new perspectives. But I was disappointed that…
How to convert a pie chart into a donut chart
In this quick video, learn how to convert your Pie Chart widget into a donut chart very easily. To find out more about how to customise your charts in OutSys...
Why humans love pie charts
Why I’m tired of pie charts of my donations
Many donors want 100% of their donations spent on programming. But Caitlin Barrett argues that doing good work doesn't happen for free.
Why Pie Charts are Better Than Bar Charts
The implications of the research studies used to criticize pie charts are greatly over-stated. And some are junk science.
Pie Chart: How Birders Spend Their Time
How do birders spend their time? It's pretty much different for everyone. But if we are generalizing, this pie chart should be a good breakd...
Data Visualization Tip: Don't Use Pie Charts
The 8th tip in our Data Storytelling series. Pie charts are not the most effective way to communicate your data-driven story - here's what to use instead.
How to make your pie chart less terrible
Darkhorse Analytics gaves already a nice tip for how to make tables less terrible . Now it's time to 'improve' pie charts!
How to Create a Pie Chart with NucliOS & XCode
Trying to create a responsive pie chart? Let us show you how in this new video, using NucliOS and XCode. For more video tips and tricks, be sure to subscribe...
How to make your pie chart worse
You have all seen, or perhaps even created, some really bad graphics: Cluttered, confusing, too small, incomprehensible.
How to Create Animated Pie Charts in PowerPoint
Charts are great for visualizing data. Adding animation to charts can make that visualization even better, letting you do things like introduce one piece of a pie chart at a time, so you have more room for discussion. Here’s how to do just that in Microsoft PowerPoint.
11 amazing pie charts, in honor of Pi Day
How best to celebrate Pi Day? With some pie charts, of course. Here are our favorites.
CHART OF THE DAY: How America will look in 2050 in one chart
This short, but fascinating recent piece from the Washington Post is the source for today's instal...
This Chart Will Tell You Exactly How Old Your Dog Is in Human Years
We've all heard the old rule of thumb that one dog year equals seven human years. But in reality, the situation is more complicated. Small dogs live much ...
What's In a Pumpkin Pie? These Pumpkin Pie Charts Tell All
It’s become a tradition here at Visually to carve a pumpkin for Halloween — and then turn it into pie. Last year’s pumpkin bore our company logo — and before we cooked it up into delicious pies, made entirely from scratch, we made sure to visualize all ingredients. We called them pumpkin pie charts. This year, we wanted to take things a step further. We started with carving into our pumpkin an actual graphic visualizing pumpkin cost per pound over the past three…
What Should Your Financial Pie Chart Look Like?
A financial pie chart to show ideal spending and savings. How to make your own budget pie chart with the pie chart template spreadsheet.
Healthcare tops UK data breach chart
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See How Google Overtook Apple in 3 Charts
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How to Create an SVG Pie Chart—Code Along with Kasey (Video)
Kasey teaches you how to create an SVG pie chart. Code along with her, using SVG elements to create the chart.