Five Steps to Storytelling with Data

Posted on August 28, 2013

Data visualization has come a long way since its formative days as the basic pie chart invented over 200 years ago. Now, thanks to the huge upsurge we’ve seen in data and the discourse around its usage, a new design language is emerging that is elegantly simplifying the big data mess into beautiful and meaningful visualizations.


1. Understand the Source

2. Identify the Narrative

3.Define the User Experience

4. Simplicity Rules

5. Avoid Reinventing the Wheel