Inject new life into your data by creating compelling visualizations with d3.js
About This Book
Understand how to best represent your data by developing the right kind of visualization
Harness the power of D3 by building interactive and real-time data-driven web visualizations
This book will provide a strong foundation in designing compelling web visualizations with D3.js
Who This Book Is For
What You Will Learn
Gain a solid understanding of the common D3 development idioms
Be able to input data, transform it, and output it as a visualization
Add simple effects and user interactions to a visualization
Find out how to write basic D3 code for server using Node.js
Automate testing visualizations using Mocha
D3 has emerged as one of the leading platforms to develop beautiful, interactive visualizations over the web. We begin by setting up a strong foundation, then build on this foundation book will take you through the entire world of reimagining data using interactive, animated visualizations created in D3.js.
In addition to covering the various features of D3.js to build a wide range of visualizations, we also focus on the entire process of representing data through visualizations so that developers and those interested in data visualization will get the entire process right.
We also include chapters that explore a wide range of visualizations through practical use cases. By the end of this book, you will have unlocked the mystery behind successful data visualizations and will be ready to use D3 to transform any data into a more engaging and sophisticated visualization.
Style and approach
This book has comprehensive explanation on how to leverage the power of D3.js to create powerful and creative visualizations through step by step instruction
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