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Data Viz Today

By Alli Torban

You want to create effective data visualizations. That’s hard work. There are so many decisions to make, like chart type, annotations, and color! Will this podcast help? Host and fellow data viz designer Alli Torban is in the trenches with you. She shares the latest tools and methods that she’s discovered while on the job and interviewing top designers. If you’re an analyst, journalist, or designer who wants to hone your skills with specific tactics, then this show could be just what you need.

  1. 1.
    60: The Best Data Visualizations of 2020 — Featuring Lea Pica12/22/2020
    1:04:14
  2. 2.
    59: How Art Direction Can Make Your Work More Effective — Featuring Gabrielle Mérite11/24/2020
    34:40
  3. 3.
    58: How to Turn Data Into an Experience — Featuring Miriam Quick & Stefanie Posavec10/13/2020
    21:38
  4. 4.
    56: [Mini] 3 Ways to Enhance Your Legend08/25/2020
    9:49
  5. 5.
    BONUS: 3 Invisible Tools to Help You Create Faster07/28/2020
    10:15
  6. 6.
    55: How to Get Your First Data Viz Freelance Project — Featuring Dr. Stephanie Evergreen06/09/2020
    55:11
  7. 7.
    54: How to Find New Collaborators and Execute a Complex Project — Featuring Shirley Wu05/05/2020
    29:52
  8. 8.
    53: How to Sidestep These 3 Common Sources of Frustration03/31/2020
    15:49
  1. 9.
    52: How to Keep Your Reader Engaged with Thoughtful Annotations — Featuring Alyssa Fowers02/18/2020
    17:31
  2. 10.
    51: Our Advice to Data Viz Designers Just Starting Out01/28/2020
    14:46
  3. 11.
    50: How to Fill Your Data Viz Toolbox — a New Years Resolution that won’t drive you crazy12/31/2019
    20:12
  4. 12.
    BONUS: A technique to find the underlying emotions in your project12/10/2019
    7:57
  5. 13.
    49: How to Communicate the Value of Visualizing Data - Planetarians Show the Way11/19/2019
    15:21
  6. 14.
    48: How Connecting Two Charts Can Lead to Extra Impact - Featuring Mohamad Waked11/05/2019
    9:20
  7. 15.
    47: Charts Can Lie, But Here’s How You Remain Vigilant - Featuring Alberto Cairo10/08/2019
    20:46
  8. 16.
    BONUS: Build Your Data Viz Board of Directors09/24/2019
    7:00
  9. 17.
    46: 3 Smart Tips for Building Your Portfolio - Featuring Dillon Winspear from Designed Today09/03/2019
    19:23
  10. 18.
    BONUS: The New Topic Sentence Formula That I'm Using for More Clarity08/18/2019
    5:13
  11. 19.
    45: How to Use Data Viz to Bring People Together and Feel Connected - Featuring Amy Cesal and Zander Furnas07/30/2019
    19:01
  12. 20.
    44: 3 Steps to Find & Strengthen Your Biggest Data Literacy Weakness - Featuring Ben Jones of Data Literacy LLC07/02/2019
    20:56
  13. 21.
    43: How to Visualize Paths Through Time with a Narrative Chart - Featuring Sahil Chinoy and Jessia Ma04/30/2019
    11:06
  14. 22.
    42: How to Use Audio to Enhance Your Data Storytelling - Featuring Duncan Clark03/12/2019
    24:43
  15. 23.
    41: [Mini] How to Go on a Color Diet03/05/2019
    8:30
  16. 24.
    40: How to Add Small Multiples to Your Flow Charts - Featuring Chris DeMartini02/26/2019
    8:29
  17. 25.
    39: [Mini] 3 Design Tweaks that Make a Big Difference02/12/2019
    7:18
  18. 26.
    38: How to Use Writing to Improve Your Vizzing - Featuring Tiziana Alocci & Piero Zagami02/05/2019
    13:42
  19. 27.
    BONUS: Setting Your 2019 Data Viz Goals + Data Stories 2018 Year in Review Rebroadcast12/19/2018
    1:44:18
  20. 28.
    37: How to Be Consistently Creative - A Journey to Find Info We Trust - Featuring RJ Andrews11/13/2018
    30:41
  21. 29.
    36: How to Experiment With Visualization & Handle Critiques - Featured Data Visualization by Richie Lionell11/06/2018
    10:10
  22. 30.
    35: [Mini] 3 Techniques to Handle Overplotting10/30/2018
    6:51
  23. 31.
    34: How to Harness the Power & Beauty of a Box Plot - Featured Data Visualization by Eric William Lin10/16/2018
    15:35
  24. 32.
    33: [Mini] How to Discover Relevant Stories in Your Data by Taking an Editor’s Perspective10/09/2018
    9:30
  25. 33.
    32: How to Add Impact & Inform Your Reader by Handing Over the Power - Featured Data Visualization by Ludovic Tavernier10/02/2018
    11:26
  26. 34.
    31: How to Decide If Your Visualization Should Be 3D - Featured Data Visualization by Ryan Baumann09/25/2018
    13:47
  27. 35.
    30: [Mini] How to Use Help Desk Tactics to Build More Useful Visualizations09/18/2018
    9:19
  28. 36.
    29: 3 Essential Steps To Finding Your Unique Style - Featured Data Visualization by Federica Fragapane09/11/2018
    16:05
  29. 37.
    28: How to Build a Connection With Your Data Through Original Visualization - Featured Data Visualization by Sonja Kuijpers09/04/2018
    12:49
  30. 38.
    27: [Mini] 3 Things I’ll Try To Do Better After Reading Tufte’s Book08/28/2018
    6:40
  31. 39.
    26: How to Develop Your Design Eye & Transform Your Work - Featured Data Visualization by Jane Pong08/21/2018
    14:50
  32. 40.
    25: How to Design a More Inviting Data Viz - Featured Data Visualization by Sarah Bartlett08/14/2018
    15:35
  33. 41.
    24: [Mini] 3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Viz for Free08/07/2018
    11:41
  34. 42.
    23: How to Visualize Streaks for Pattern Analysis and Perspective - Featured Data Visualization by Frank Elavsky07/31/2018
    12:57
  35. 43.
    22: [Mini] How My Design Process Has Improved Since Episode #107/24/2018
    11:58
  36. 44.
    21: How to Gain Insights by Identifying Intervals in Your Line Chart - Featured Data Visualization by Ben Jones07/17/2018
    12:20
  37. 45.
    20: How to Use Isochrone Maps for Art or Advanced Analysis - Featured Data Visualization by Topi Tjukanov07/10/2018
    12:06
  38. 46.
    19: [Mini] How to See Your Data Viz With Fresh Eyes07/03/2018
    6:12
  39. 47.
    18: How to Start a Passion Project That Hones Your Skills & Opens New Doors - Featured Data Visualization by Amy Cesal06/26/2018
    13:54
  40. 48.
    17: 3 Ways to Amp-Up Your Scatter Plot! Featured Data Visualization by Maarten Lambrechts06/19/2018
    10:39
  41. 49.
    16: How to Persuade & Set Goals Using Simulations - Featured Data Visualization by Gabrielle LaMarr LeMee06/12/2018
    13:47
  42. 50.
    15: 3 Things I Learned From The Economist Data Team - Featured Data Visualization by The Economist Data Team06/05/2018
    14:56
  43. 51.
    14: How to Use Visual Metaphor to Evoke Emotion - Featured Data Visualization by Valentina D'Efilippo05/22/2018
    14:13
  44. 52.
    13: How to Enhance Your Portfolio with Maps - Featured Data Visualization by Hyemi Song05/15/2018
    10:57
  45. 53.
    12: How to Encourage Exploration Without Interactivity - Featured Data Visualization by Krisztina Szucs05/08/2018
    15:10
  46. 54.
    11: How to Make Your Sports Viz Appeal to a Wider Audience - Featured Data Visualization by Ben Matheson05/01/2018
    11:58
  47. 55.
    10: How to Win Client Buy-In for Your Designs - Featured Data Visualizations by Pooja Gandhi & Adam Crahen04/24/2018
    13:18
  48. 56.
    09: How to Humanize Your Data Viz - Featured Data Visualization by Rodrigo Menegat & Vinicius Sueiro04/17/2018
    15:30
  49. 57.
    08: How to Dare to Use a Radar Chart - Featured Data Visualization by Zak Geis04/10/2018
    16:34
  50. 58.
    07: How to Annotate Like a Boss! Featured Data Visualization by Susie Lu04/03/2018
    16:01
  51. 59.
    06: How to Create an Engaging Data Viz - Featured Data Visualization by Jim Vallandingham03/27/2018
    11:06
  52. 60.
    05: How to Take Inspiration from Art - Featured Data Visualization by Guney Soykan03/20/2018
    12:22
  53. 61.
    04: How to Find Answers in Survey Results - Featured Data Visualization by Shirley Wu03/13/2018
    13:24
  54. 62.
    03: How to Tell a Story Through Movement - Featured Data Visualization by Pierre Massat03/08/2018
    10:15
  55. 63.
    02: How to Find & Represent Seasonality in Data - Featured Data Visualization by Nadieh Bremer & Zan Armstrong03/06/2018
    10:55
  56. 64.
    01: How to Achieve Your Data Viz Goals - Featured Data Visualization by Lisa Charlotte Rost02/28/2018
    8:04
  57. 65.
    00: Introduction to Data Viz Today!02/26/2018
    1:56

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