Data visualization helps to tell stories by curating data into a form easier to understand, highlighting the trends and outliers. A good visualization tells a story, removing the noise from data and highlighting useful information.
Why data visualization is important.
The importance of data visualization is simple: it helps people see, interact with, and better understand data. Whether simple or complex, the right visualization can bring everyone on the same page, regardless of their level of expertise.
Tools for data visualization.
Wordclouds is a free online word cloud generator and tag cloud generator, similar to Wordle.
Tutorial of how to visualize data with wordclouds.
WordArt is an online word cloud generator that enables you to create amazing and unique word clouds with ease.
Tutorial of how to create word art and visualize data with WordArt
Piktochart is a web-based graphic design tool and infographic maker that you can visualize data with.
Watch below how to visualize maps with Piktochart
Microsoft Word is a word processing software developed by Microsoft. It is an offline tool that can be used to visualize data creatively.
Tutorial on how to visualize data in Microsoft Word.
Flourish is an online tool that creates quality data graphics and animated stories that bring your data to life.
Watch video below on how to visualize data using Flourish.