For A Beginner, By A Beginner – Sorting Nested Data

Sorting Nested Data:   Using Superstore data as an example, if we were to produce a bar chart looking at Sales not only by Region but by Sub-Category also, and also for extra fun, stick Ship Mode on filter and choose only “Same Day”, we would have a load of bar charts...

For A Beginner, By A Beginner – Grouping

This blog post is all about groups within your data, and what you can then do with them.   For this example we are, as always using the Tableau sample Superstore dataset. Start by dragging “Orders” into the main pane and go to a new worksheet. Drag both “Country” and...

For A Beginner, By A Beginner – Extracts

Hello and welcome to the Extracts post!   Explaining extracts is very simple indeed, however there are some implications of using them that we must consider and will go through them here. So, on the data source page there are a couple of buttons on the top right of...