This week, I wanted to take a look at Set Actions again. I used Lindsey Poulters examples to help with this tip. So you want to show the distribution of your order sales per sub category. By using set actions that's exactly what you can do. https://www.youtube.com/embed/G_iOf31g1XQ
This week I wanted to show you how to create a set action and use them as button filters. I have previously done this in my past 2 #IronViz entries which can be seen here and here Set actions are super powerful and really handy, although Parameter actions are just as cool, if not cooler. … Continue reading #TableauTipTuesday Week 22 – Using Set Actions as Button Filters
Have you ever wanted to only show the border of the country or region you have data for? If you're only working with UK data or States data, and you don't want the rest of the world around it but you still want the outline of the country. Then this tip is for you! … Continue reading #TableauTipTuesday Week 19 – Creating a High Level Map Border
I always forget how powerful Tableau is. Last week I remembered a neat little trick on creating custom region fields using your geographic fields already in Tableau. Also have a look at Roberts post here on the data school blog about this exact tip! https://youtu.be/3S0Z1VXQnBY
This week we take a look at some time saving formatting. This tip came originally from Corey Jones from when he was in #IronViz 2018. It was all about saving those precious seconds when he was up there on stage. https://youtu.be/1Xlp4Q8VeEQ This tip was also covered by Samuel Shurmer from the Data School here.
I used this in a real world example and also did this for a challenge in #WorkoutWednesday2019. You have many sorting options in Tableau. But I wanted to be able to sort by 4 different options, A - Z, Z - A, Ascending and Descending by the measure. Here is my take on how to … Continue reading #TableauTipTuesday Week 13 – Using ASCII to determine your sort options
This week, I wanted to explain the difference between the infamous inner and outer padding. I also wanted to show you how to get a 1 pixel border, like Andy's post showed last week, but by using containers and padding. That little tip is curtsey from Pooja Gandhi Click the image to watch the video. … Continue reading #TableauTipTuesday – Week 11 | Explaining the difference between inner and outer padding