About This Course
Tableau Public 8.2 is the premier tool for journalists to discover stories within data sets and share them with the public. Anyone familiar with Microsoft Office can easily create data visualizations that are engaging, visually appealing and interactive with Tableau Public.
To give you an idea of what you can do with Tableau Public and Story Points, check out this example:
Les Accidents de la Route en France Metropolitaine en 2012
Make sure you come prepared by completing these tasks before your session:
- Install Tableau Public 8.2
- Create a Tableau Public account
- Download the sample dataset
This is part two in a series about how to use Tableau Public for journalists. Part one, on Oct. 14, covered how to find quality data and build standalone visualizations. Watch Richly Interactive Data Graphics with Tableau Public: A Digital Tools Tutorial here.
This session builds upon the investigative and data presentation procedures covered in part one. It is designed as an introductory demonstration to Tableau’s investigative and publication features.
See more tools at Poynter's home for digital tools: Try This! — Tools for Journalism.