of data is beautiful The subreddit was created in February 2012 and has since amassed 19.4 million members. The group’s description explains that it’s for “visualizations that effectively convey information,” adding, “Aesthetics is an important part of visualizing information, but pretty pictures aren’t the only thing this subreddit is about. ‘ said. You might think these photos are great, but you’ll also learn something. The moderators note that the subreddit’s rules require that posts contain “qualified data visualizations.” This means there are no photos for the purposes of this subreddit.
“Fake data, silly stats, trivial analysis” are also not welcome on Data is Beautiful. The information shared should be based on real or simulated data, the mapping of information to visual properties, and should be more than a “point on a map”, communicating data It must be made for the purpose of being used and must be visually comprehensible. and labels.