Free Access to Rapid Graphs with Tableau 8–Chapter 3

Rapid Graphs with Tableau 8
The Original Guide for the Accidental Analyst

201307_Quick_Dirty_Tableau_8_Freakalytics_029We are pleased to provide free access to our book for all site members. It is also available as a printed book on Amazon. The home page for this release is here.

In Chapter 3 (pages 41-58)

Go with the flow—more Tableau basics-41
     Save time with the Tableau toolbar-42
     When tables trump graphs-44
     Insightful maps-48
     View shifting—the underrated histogram and flexible bins-53
     Exporting results to share your insights-58

Chapter 3 pages

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Chapter 2 is available here and Chapter 4 is over here.

Be sure to watch the videos that accompany this book:
     Better Analytics with Tableau 8 Part 1
     Better Analytics with Tableau 8 Part 2