Introducing the Repeater Widget

Introducing the Repeater Widget
Tables are everywhere. They’re unequaled as a way to organize and present data clearly. But they’re not as flexible or compelling as other types of visualization. With a table, you’re confined within cells that have limited options for display and styling. The limitations apply to any basic tables, including those in Tableau CRM. That’s why ...

Jazz up those tooltips with custom text & visualizations

Jazz up those tooltips with custom text & visualizations
At Tableau CRM (Formerly Einstein Analytics), the authoring experience team is particularly obsessed with enabling users to build rich, engaging analytical experiences that include fluid layouts, interactions, navigation & beautiful animations to break the mold of endless grids of static visualizations. As we explore new paradigms for presenting insights, ‘Progressive Disclosure’ is an interaction design pattern ...

Deleting custom maps

Custom maps are great! I love how you can simply visualize your data in any given way – I’ve previously covered maps with some examples – see here. But some times you may want to delete custom maps; some might be too large and you made a more optimized version or your sales regions have ...

A Combo-Chart Hack

Sometimes you have a really great idea for a chart. You know exactly what you want, you have the calculations ready only to realize that the specific chart in mind does not 100% support what you want to do. It’s a typical use case that pops up on a regular basis. A few weeks ago ...

Advanced Map Exploration

Maps are great on a dashboard. Why? Well, the brain can easily decode a map as all the data is visual, no text is needed to understand the data story. This is why I think maps should be used in Einstein Analytics. You probably already know that Einstein Analytics comes with some out of the ...