Adding an All Option to a Parameter Filter

A Parameter is defined as a user generated value that allows the user to change the view. A parameter can also be used as a filter. For this example the EU Superstore data set is used. I start by putting the Country in the view. I’ll be using Region as my...

Dashboard Week, Day 5 US Highway Traffic

Today’s challenge was to visualise one month of hourly traffic counts at stations across the U.S in Tableau Prep. Joining and prepping the data in Prep has reinforced my preference in Alteryx. Every new action in Prep causes the workflow to run which leads to a...

Dashboard Week, Day 4. USA Drought Statistics

So yeah, this one didn’t go as well as planned. It took a while to work out the correct api call, since not all the parameter options were laid out in the documentation. I decided to look at the Weather Forecast Office Statistics data on drought using the...

Dashboard Week, Day 2. London Marathon Runners

I’ve only got 10 minutes to write this so its’ going to be a short one. For Day 2 of Dashboard Week, we were tasked with visualizing historical London Marathon data, runners with the letters “bo” in their surname for me specifically. The first...

Dashboard Week, Day 1 – Star Wars

I picked to attempt a visualization of the Starships in the Star Wars universe. Once I connected to the SWapi in Alteryx, I noticed that I was only getting 10 results which was a little unusual. On further inspection, the api call was only getting the first page worth...