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Practical D3.js

  • Tarek Amr
  • Rayna Stamboliyska

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Understanding Data Visualization

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Tarek Amr, Rayna Stamboliyska
      Pages 3-26
    3. Tarek Amr, Rayna Stamboliyska
      Pages 27-38
    4. Tarek Amr, Rayna Stamboliyska
      Pages 39-59
    5. Tarek Amr, Rayna Stamboliyska
      Pages 61-72
  3. Using D3.js for Practical Data Visualization

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 73-73
    2. Tarek Amr, Rayna Stamboliyska
      Pages 75-90
    3. Tarek Amr, Rayna Stamboliyska
      Pages 91-108
    4. Tarek Amr, Rayna Stamboliyska
      Pages 109-126
    5. Tarek Amr, Rayna Stamboliyska
      Pages 127-148
    6. Tarek Amr, Rayna Stamboliyska
      Pages 149-162
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 163-165

About this book

Introduction

Your indispensable guide to mastering the efficient use of D3.js in professional-standard data visualization projects. You will learn what data visualization is, how to work with it, and how to think like a D3.js expert, both practically and theoretically.

Practical D3.js does not just show you how to use D3.js, it teaches you how to think like a data scientist and work with the data in the real world. In Part One, you will learn about theories behind data visualization. In Part Two, you will learn how to use D3.js to create the best charts and layouts. Uniquely, this book intertwines the technical details of D3.js with practical topics such as data journalism and the use of open government data.

Written by leading data scientists Tarek Amr and Rayna Stamboliyska, this book is your guide to using D3.js in the real world – add it to your library today.

You Will Learn:

  • How to think like a data scientist and present data in the best way
  • What structure and design strategies you can use for compelling data visualization
  • How to use data binding, animations and events, scales, and color pickers
  • How to use shapes, path generators, arcs and polygons

Keywords

JavaScript D3.js D3 D3js Practical D3.js Frameworks JavaScript Libraries JavaScript Frameworks Data visualisation

Authors and affiliations

  • Tarek Amr
    • 1
  • Rayna Stamboliyska
    • 2
  1. 1.AmsterdamThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Issy-les-MoulineauxFrance

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