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…

Replacing jQuery with D3

[tl;dr] You can easily replace jQuery in your visualization projects by using D3-only functions. When creating visualizations or interactives we often use a combination of jQuery and D3. Mostly we use many of D3’s functi…

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 al…

Small multiple maps using d3

Some datasets consist of geo-referenced values and a time component. We can visualize this type of data using “small multiples”. This means that we are creating multiple small representations of the visualization side by…