Here we are for the “Power to the user” series of posts about parameters in Tableau. In this blog post I will write about dynamic dimensions and measures and how to create them with parameters. [If you missed the other posts, click here for the first blog of the serie and here to read about… Continue reading Power to the user – Parameters part 3 – Dynamic dimensions and measures
In my previous and first blog post about parameters I gave an introduction and an explanation about why parameters are useful and how we can use them, focusing on “threshold control”. Here the blog post about it. In this second part, I am going to write about “What if analysis” using parameters. But first, let’s give a… Continue reading Power to the user – Parameters part 2 – WHAT IF ANALYSIS
Parameters are a very powerful instrument to use in Tableau because they enable the user to set the view the way he or she actually prefers. I think parameters are a natural continuation for the series of blog posts about dashboard design: Some tips about Dashboard design Dashboard design: where place what? The importance of formatting and cleaning a dashboard… Continue reading Power to the user – Parameters part 1
I want to write about my experience in Langhe, Piedmont, where I have been with Davide in October (I wrote this blog about the tasting of a Langhe Nebbiolo). It was really one of the best experiences I ever had! Why Langhe? Because it is one of the best wines production area in Italy and… Continue reading Langhe – October ’16
In this blog post, Andy Cotgreave asked: “What has MakeoverMonday meant for you?” Actually, just last week I was thinking about it, because in the early January it will be 1 year I started this journey with the MakeoverMonday community. Crazy, already 1 year! What’s MakeoverMonday for me? It has become a kind of habit, but… Continue reading 1 year of #MakeoverMonday
I started this project about visualising my wines a couple of weeks ago, when I got my (first) wine fridge! I started to organise my bottles and cover the labels with kitchen/ food film and then I got the idea to catalogue them. A Google Sheet, that I can even share with boyfriend Davide, seemed perfect to me. I… Continue reading Tableau, Google Sheets and… my wine fridge!
This post is a continuation of the blog posts about Dashboard Design (some tips about dashboard design and where to place what).ff Let’s start from this view for example made from Sample Superstore, without any formatting at all. Below some steps I recommend to clean and format your dashboard: Remove borders and lines from the… Continue reading The importance of formatting and cleaning a dashboard