[MEDIASHIFT] BigDataFr recommends: Exploring the 7 Different Types of Data Stories

BigDataFr recommends: Exploring the 7 Different Types of Data Stories

‘What makes a story truly data-driven? For one, the numbers aren’t caged in a sidebar graph. Instead, the data helps drive the narrative.

Data c+an help narrate as many types of stories as there are angles. My colleague Ben Jones of Tableau Public inspired me to think of data stories as seven different types (à la Christopher Booker’s seven basic story plots).

Jones based his idea on analysis of numerous data stories, and his framework helps imagine ways to free data from sidebar graphs. These categories are meant to be a thought-starter, not a final count, which is sure to be higher.’ […]

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By Mark Glaser
Source: mediashift.org

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