Working With String Calculations In Tableau

Sometimes you need to customize data fields that are text, like combining or separeting feilds. Somewhat like numeric fields and you can add text or string data fields in tableau. String data is any data that's text, rather than numbers,dates or locations. Also, Strings are often used for names of people or objects. In this…

Creating Heat Maps In Tableau

Sometimes we have data that we want to compare across two dimensions. But crosstab or normal excel sheets are not good to see trends. However heat map is great for this situaton. Heat maps are great way to compare categorical data using color and size. In this article we will learn how to build a…

Creating Map In Tableau

Sometimes you can face with geographical data. Such as flight paths regionally or weather condition data. In this case visualizing map can be helpful for our analysis. In this article, we will examine the How to work with geographical data in Tableau. Tableau is very talentful about building map. Tableau has two map types; Symbol…

Why Tableau Top BI Tool ?

As you already have seen many examples of Tableau in my website. There are many sample project that easy to build. All these generated with Tableau. By the way i conducted Tableau learning tutorial. Click here to go this part. In this article we will discuss why tableau top BI tool ? 1 . Instant…

Build Scatter Plot In Tableau : Comparing Measures

Sometimes you need to compare two or more measures in the view. But some data can be include huge volume so you need to dive in to more. In this case all you need to that building scatter plot. Scatter Plots are charts that use position as a visual cue. Marks, often represented as dots.…

Creating Custom Dates In Tableau

While you are working on changes over time, you usually use the date values. But sometimes this can be problematic. Because when you expand your date into the month or day, the view will be disrupted. Here is the example of this : This view looks like ver complicated and mixed. Anyone doesn't want to…

Organizing Your Data With Groups In Tableau

Groups are an important functionality. A group lets you combine several members of a single dimension into categories. Creating a new dimension field that didn't originally exist in your data. For example, when you have a dimenison that contains a detailed list of products, and you want to organize the products into categories. in this…

Tableau Desktop Free Training

You have a data and you wanna expolre it. How do you do that using tableau ? It is not matter what type of data you have. Tableau desktop workflow is the same. The first step is, Connect tableau desktop to your data. Second, build visualizations with data to analyze it from all angles and…