R Data Visualization – Word Clouds and 3D Plots
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R Data Visualization – Word Clouds and 3D Plots

Advanced visualization techniques in R to build word clouds, 3D plots, and more
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Created by Packt Publishing
Last updated 6/2017
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  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 1 Supplemental Resource
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What Will I Learn?
  • Create presentations and learn the basics of creating apps in R.
  • Introduce users to basic R functions and data manipulation techniques while creating meaningful visualizations.
  • Add elements, text, animation, and colors to your plot to make sense of data
  • Generate sunflower plots, hexbin plots, Chernoff faces, and so on.
  • Master network, radial, and coxcomb plots.
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Requirements
  • A basic knowledge of R programming is expected.
Description

R is an open source language for data analysis and graphics. It is platform-independent and allows users to load various packages and develop their own to interpret data better. This video is packed with practical recipes, designed to provide you with all the guidance needed to get to grips with data visualization with R.

We start off with the basics of R plots and an introduction to heat maps and customizing them. After this, we gradually take you through creating interactive maps using the googleVis package. Finally, we generate chloropleth maps and contouring maps, bubble plots, and pie charts.

About the Author

Atmajit Singh Gohil works as a senior consultant at a consultancy firm in New York City. After graduating, he worked in the financial industry as a Fixed Income Analyst. He writes about data manipulation, data exploration, visualization, and basic R plotting functions.

He has a master's degree in financial economics from the State University of New York (SUNY), Buffalo. He also graduated with a Master of Arts degree in economics from the University of Pune, India. He loves to read blogs on data visualization and loves to go out on hikes in his free time.

Who is the target audience?
  • If you are a data journalist, academician, student, or freelance designer and want to learn about data visualization, this video is for you.
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