Choose your colours and thresholds wisely

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When creating a visualisation of data, the colour choices and classes that your assigned too can change the message you’re trying to present. In a world of fast moving readers and quick social media sharing, all that can be left from your data analysis will be a visualisation that might give the wrong message.

Read on: The dirty little secret that data journalists aren’t telling you [Washington Post]

Originally published at The Markos Giannopoulos Blog.

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