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Tips about using Tableau to maximize the value from your data. Learn how to make beautiful data visualizations that actually mean something.

How to Embed Tableau Dashboards

Recently Tableau Public switched their embed codes to use JavaScript instead of an iframe. This is arguably a better solution as iframes are old and stinky and no one wants to use them on their site. However, JavaScript is even more frought with errors in my experience. So when I tried to embed a viz […]

Animate your Tableau dashboards on the Web

In this tutorial you will learn how to animate your Tableau dashboards on the Web. This will require basic understanding of Tableau — basic HTML and Javascript knowledge will also be helpful. Background Tableau dashboard developers have long wanted to show how things change over time in their views. In Tableau desktop this is possible using the Pages shelf […]