Data Visualization with D3 4.x Cookbook - Second Edition

by Nick Zhu
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Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: February 28, 2017

ISBN: 9781786469960

Binding: Kobo eBook

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Discover over 65 recipes to help you create breathtaking data visualizations using the latest features of D3

About This Book

  • Learn about D3 4.0 from the inside out and master its new features
  • Utilize D3 packages to generate graphs, manipulate data, and create beautiful presentations
  • Solve real-world visualization problems with the help of practical recipes

Who This Book Is For

If you are a developer familiar with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, and you wish to get the most out of D3, then this book is for you. This book can serve as a desktop quick-reference guide for experienced data visualization developers. You'll also find this book useful if you're a D3 user who wants to take advantage of the new features introduced in D3 4.0. You should have previous experience with D3.

What You Will Learn

  • Get a solid understanding of the D3 fundamentals and idioms
  • Use D3 to load, manipulate, and map data to any kind of visual representation on the web
  • Create data-driven dynamic visualizations that update as the data does
  • Leverage the various modules provided by D3 to create sophisticated, dynamic, and interactive charts and graphics
  • Create data-driven transitions and animations within your visualizations
  • Understand and leverage more advanced concepts such as force, touch, and Geo data visualizations

In Detail

This book gives you all the guidance you need to start creating modern data visualizations with D3 4.x that take advantage of the latest capabilities of JavaScript.

The book starts with the basic D3 structure and building blocks and quickly moves on to writing idiomatic D3-style JavaScript code. You will learn how to work with selection to target certain visual elements on the page, then you will see techniques to represent data both in programming constructs and its visual metaphor.