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Choosing colors for your data visualization

Marketing Director
21st January, 2020 | 9 min read

We explore basic color theory, and how carefully-chosen colors can help make your visualizations look good, and...

Graph visualization: dealing with starbursts

Head of Product Management
20th January, 2020 | 7 min read

A starburst is when one heavily connected node dominates your graph visualization. It’s a common problem...

Graph visualization: seeing through the snowstorm

Head of Product Management
16th December, 2019 | 6 min read

When you visualize data from spreadsheets and relational databases, how do you prevent the ‘snowstorm’...

Graph visualization: fixing data hairballs

Head of Product Management
25th November, 2019 | 7 min read

Learn how to tackle the hairballs in your graph visualizations, where nodes and links are so densely connected you...

Designing simple visual models that empower & delight users

Product Manager
15th July, 2019 | 6 min read

Let’s create visual models that deliver the best user experience (UX). Detailed graph visualizations from an...

Get the perfect look and feel for your network visualizations

Head of Product Management
17th June, 2019 | 4 min read

How to build great graph visualization tools that fit seamlessly inside your existing applications, matching...

Graph visualization UX: How to avoid wrecking your graph visualization

Technical Sales Lead
29th October, 2018 | 8 min read

This blog post gives you 5 UX tips for building beautiful, useful and intuitive graph...

Build accessible data visualization apps with KeyLines

Marketing Manager
2nd April, 2018 | 4 min read

In this post we give you tips on building a KeyLines app that as many people can benefit from as possible. We also...

How to build great network visualizations

Developer
3rd September, 2014 | 4 min read

A step-by-step guide to the process of building great network visualization applications – from...