Data Visualization Feedback: Evaluating Choices, Not Checklists

Joshua Smith
Jun 13, 2019 · 7 min read

I’ve encountered a scenario often enough that I’m willing to guess you have, too. You put together a data visualization piece, toss it out to the community, and the feedback starts rolling in (perhaps layered into “praise sandwiches”):

Don’t use red, people connect it to something negative.”