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
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 show you how to use the wildcard union function to bring in those pesky spreadsheets automatically rather than trying to bring them in one by one! https://youtu.be/8fKg3Vzv9kc
Everyone LOVES small multiples. But what happens when you have already used that dual axis? Or measure values? I show you how to use a new axis to get your small multiple labels just how you want them! Click the image to go to video
This week we look at how to edit long lists of aliases using secondary data sources. Click the image for the video