Learn and Understand D3.js for Data Visualization
What you'll learn
- Create stunning data visualizations using D3 and SVG
- Understand selections to manipulate the DOM using D3
- Learn about layouts to build various charts and graphs
- Add transitions and animations to your graphs for a more interesting user experience
- Use scales to help make your visuals work on any browser or device.
- Understand the enter and exist modes in D3
- Create responsive charts and graphs
- A text editor of your choice
- Knowledge of SVG would be beneficial, but not required.
*** This course has been updated to use the latest version of D3 - Version 7.x ****
Hello! Welcome to the D3.js development course. This is the most comprehensive and effective course on D3 around. This is the only course you'll ever need to learn D3.
By the end of this course, you'll be more than comfortable using D3 and build awesome visualizations. Here is just some of the things you can expect to learn.
Learn about D3 selections which are used to select and manipulate elements on your document.
Get a basic overview of SVG. This is something courses skip over. By having a solid foundation of SVG, then you can make more optimal decisions for your visualizations.
Learn about scales which help you by converting your data into values that can be used to properly display your data. We'll learn about the linear, quantize, quantile, threshold, log, color, and a whole lot of other scales in this course.
Builds various graphs such as bar graphs, pie charts, scatter plots, histograms, line charts, and so much more!
Add interactivity and animation to your graphs to make them more interesting and appealing to the user.
Builds responsive graphs. Your visualizations will work on any device with a few simple tricks.
This course focuses on the latest version of D3. (version 7.x)
This is just some of the topics that will be covered. If you want to take ONE COURSE to learn everything you need to know to be successful D3 developer, take this course.
Who this course is for:
- Journalists who would like to tell a story through data visualization.
- Developers who wish to take their skills and profit to the next level.
- Anyone who truly wants to understand the D3 core and create data visualizations.
- Anyone new to data visualization and would like to know the best practices and approaches to projects.
- Anyone wanting to learn about more advanced topics to become a better developer.
Luis is a software engineer with a decade of experience in web application development. He has spent his career architecting solutions that are reliable, battle-tested, secure, scalable, and performant. As an engineer, it's always a priority to develop applications that provide a fluid user experience.
Most courses will teach you the "how," but never the "why." Luis believes that understanding core and critical concepts in programming will make you a competitive engineer in today's market. He's here to assist you in this journey by demystifying low-level concepts that other instructors may gloss over.