TABLEAU (t/u)

Dimensions & Measures in t/u [1]

Data Connection

Extract

Metadata

Joins

Blend

Calculation / Calculated Fields

  1. row-level calculations
  2. aggregate-level calculations
  3. table calculations

Quick Table Calculations

Scope & Direction

Addressing & Partitioning

Filter / Filtering Data

Bar Charts

VizQL (Visual Query Language)

Dashboard

Data Story

Story points

Actions:
    1. filter actions
    2. highlight actions
    3. url actions

Trends

Distribution

Forecasting

Formatting

Certification

how customer/people r using t/u. check it here [sanref5]
which chart or graph is right for u? [sanref6]

in Example – is least profitable always unprofitable? of chapter 7 in [sanb1]
once you complete this e.g. note that this e.g. is showing profit from various angles i.e. first by catetory, then by item, then by region, then by timelines



Bar Charts

* visually represent the data in a way that makes comparison of value across different categories easy to compare. [sanb1]
* length is primary means by which u will visualize data. [sanb1]
* may incorporate color, size, stacking & order to communicate additional attributes & values [sanb1]

Line Charts
* connect the releated marks in a visualization to show movement or relationship between connected marks.
* position of marks & the line that connect them r primary means of communicating data.
* u can use size & color to visually communicate additional information.
* most common type of line chart is time-series.
        * time-series show movement of values over time.

VizQL
* developed as stanford research project

good structure for t/u

* tall & narrow data instead of short & wide.

* star schema.


Books:
[sanb1] Learning Tableau [https://www.packtpub.com/big-data-and-business-intelligence/learning-tableau] 
[sanb2] Tableau 10.0 Best Practices [https://www.packtpub.com/big-data-and-business-intelligence/tableau-100-best-practices]

Documentation:

[http://onlinehelp.tableau.com/current/pro/desktop/en-us/default.html]
[http://onlinehelp.tableau.com/current/guides/get-started-tutorial/en-us/get-started-tutorial-home.html] Get Started with Tableau Desktop

References:
[sanref1] [https://www.tableau.com/]
[sanref2] [https://www.tableau.com/support/help] t/u help for all products
[sanref3] [https://www.tableau.com/support/desktop] t/u Support
[sanref4] [https://community.tableau.com/welcome] t/u Community
[sanref5] [https://www.tableau.com/solutions]
[sanref6] [https://www.tableau.com/learn/whitepapers] whitepapers
[sanref7] [https://www.tableau.com/learn/training] t/u free trainings video
[sanref8] [https://www.analyticsvidhya.com/learning-paths-data-science-business-analytics-business-intelligence-big-data/tableau-learning-path/]
[sanref9] [https://casci.umd.edu/wp-content/uploads/2013/12/Tableau-Tutorial.pdf]
[sanref10] [http://www.tutorialgateway.org/tableau/]
[sanref11] [https://www.tutorialspoint.com/tableau/index.htm]
[sanref12] [http://www.womanindata.co.uk/]
[sanref13] [http://www.vizwiz.com/]
[sanref14] [https://www.ryansleeper.com/]

[https://community.tableau.com/thread/151389]
[https://community.tableau.com/thread/238773] How to filter future dates in tableau

[https://www.tableau.com/sites/default/files/media/Whitepapers/whitepaper_top_10_bi_trends_2017_v2.pdf?ref=lp&signin=f5cfab9de725aa5360a9a48cc4feebb7]

[http://tableaujunkie.com/]