Using Spreadsheets as a CMS for data visualizations

When we build visualizations at webkid.io, we sometimes need small backends for our applications which enable our clients to change data after launch. This is especially useful when the app should update automatically. I…

Some simple tricks for creating responsive charts with D3

In this post I have collected some techniques that I used recently when creating D3 Charts. With focus on small screens, these examples might help you to improve the readability and usability of your charts. Create test…

The Refugee Crisis through the eyes of Data Visualization

The refugee crisis is the ubiquitous topic in international media for the past months. Many news outlets have tried to support their coverage through data visualizations - resulting in some powerful interactives. This co…

Javascript Chart Libraries

In this article we will give you a quick overview about open source javascript chart libraries (mostly D3 based). Just leave a comment if you miss one. If you have to create a very custom/special type of chart I would a…