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Design Better Data Tables

Matthew Ström
Aug 3, 2016 · 7 min read
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What is a carcoat, anyway?

Know your numerals

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Oldstyle vs. lining figures
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Proportional vs. tabular figures

Alignment Matters

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List of U.S. states by historical population — Wikipedia

Fewer, Clearer Labels

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Mississippi River Flood Stage Forecast — NOAA

As little ink as possible

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2016 National League Batting Statistics — BaseballReference

In conclusion



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Matthew Ström

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Design Lead at Bitly. https://matthewstrom.com

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Explorations of product strategy, design, and development. Visit us at planetary.co!

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