"The noise around data has become deafening but what does it mean for those who want to understand more, harness its power but have not got time to learn statistics, clustering algorithms or other intense technical ideas?"
Read the full article to find out more about these 8 basic steps that you can take to improve your data literacy and use it in your creative work.
1. Decide that data is cool
2. Find some great examples
3. Explore sources of interesting data
4. Find some great tools
5. Decide on your stories, questions and theories
6. Create some pictures
7. Get excited by real-time data
8. Recognise your data responsibilities
Via Kim Zinke (aka Gimli Goose)