Copenhagen-based data visualization firm Ferdio has launched a website called the Data Viz Project consisting of over 150 different types of data visualizations to serve as a reference tool to help data scientists and designers figure out the best way to present different kinds of data. The visualizations are searchable by type of dataset used, function, and shape, and each visualization has a description of how it works as well as several examples.
Visualizing Different Data Visualizations
Joshua New is a policy analyst at the Center for Data Innovation. He has a background in government affairs, policy, and communication. Prior to joining the Center for Data Innovation, Joshua graduated from American University with degrees in C.L.E.G. (Communication, Legal Institutions, Economics, and Government) and Public Communication. His research focuses on methods of promoting innovative and emerging technologies as a means of improving the economy and quality of life. Follow Joshua on Twitter @Josh_A_New.