As mentioned before, certain visual effects seem to be used over and over again as well. And new builders of websites hardly ever start a project from scratch. But what is the state of templates in the world of data visualization ...
If you want to be taken seriously in visualization, there are certain newly clotting cliches that demonstrate an alarming lack of thought and commitment on the visualizer's part. This blog entry sketches a few principles and examples of what to use or avoid with common idioms.
Using Wikipedia data and Gephi, Simon Draper mapped the relations between great thinkers (RT @BIS2Media: Wikipedia data + Gephi: the relations between great thinkers http://t.co/1YHjhezk #visualization...
At first glance another one of those terrible spiderwebs of undigested info tossed out to impress oneself with a first-order mastery of "complexity." Upon reading Simon's blog entry, however, I decided to post this with the recommendation that you follow his adventure. You might find some useful tools and ideas for your own visualization antics.
This is a pretty famous set of charts from the founder of OKCupid. They show correlations between unexpected variables from a massive dataset -- users of the OKCupid dating service. Kind of a Big Dat(a)ing vis.
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