How to Measure Distance Between Points with Tableau Maps

How to measure distance with maps This week in the Data school we have been going through a lot of different chart types and features within Tableau, one of them that I thought was particularly interesting was the ability to measure distance between closely located...

Makeover Monday Week 37

Our task for today was to complete this weeks Makeover Monday, and to analyse what we liked and didn’t like about the original visualisation. Here’s the original viz: What I liked: Its relatively straight forward, and so easy to understand.Focused on most...

Mastering the Multirow: Alteryx Challenge 3

As part of DS21 week on alteryx we had a lesson with Chris Love on using Multirow and multifield formulas, we had come across them briefly before but went into a lot more depth. He recommended Challenge 3, so i thought id give it a go even though it was classed as...

Taming Transpose & Crosstab: Alteryx Challenge 49

The aim of this challenge was to switch the format so that the product information was shown in rows as opposed to columns. The input had the Market, Product and Type categories in the first 3 rows, so the first step was to separate the first 3 rows from the data...

Relishing Regex: Alteryx Weekly Challenge 54

This week DS21 have been focusing on Alteryx, looking at several different topics across the week, we spent Wednesday learning the basics of Regex with Oliver Clarke, and today we were tasked with completing one of the Alteryx weekly challenges that required Regex....