Data visualization is an efficient and effective medium for communicating large amounts of information, but the design process can often seem like an unexplainable creative endeavor. This concise book aims to demystify the design process by showing you how to use a linear decision-making process to encode your information visually. Delve into different kinds of visualization, including infographics and visual art, and explore the influences at work in each one. Then learn how to apply these concepts to your design process. Learn data visualization classifications, incl
part I. What will you design? part II. How should you design it?.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 85-90). "Intentional communication from data to display"--Cover. Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (ebrary, viewed October 1, 2013).