Information Dashboard Design : Displaying Data for At-a-Glance Monitoring
This text teaches the visual design skills needed to create dashboards that communicate clearly, rapidly, and compellingly. It explains how to avoid the 13 mistakes common to dashboard design, provide viewers with the information they need quickly and clearly, and create an aesthetically pleasing viewing experience.
- Hardback | 260 pages
- 223.52 x 284.48 x 27.94mm | 1,202.01g
- 15 Aug 2013
- Analytics Press
- Oakland, United States
- 2nd Second Edition, Second ed.
"Design does not happen by accident. It is the product of careful and deliberate planning. Stephen Few demonstrates this through examples and best practices that are easy to understand and will improve how we display and communicate information. Businesses that value design will leap ahead because they will be able to quickly assimilate information, efficiently focus time and efforts, and create alignment, agility, and effectiveness. This book provides a running head start!" --Eleanor Taylor, strategist, SAS Institute
About Stephen Few
Stephen Few is the founder of the consultancy Perceptual Edge. He speaks, teaches, and consults around the world and writes the quarterly Visual Business Intelligence Newsletter. He is the author of "Now You See It: Simple Visualization Techniques for Quantitative Analysis" and "Show Me the Numbers: Designing Tables and Graphs to Enlighten." He lives in Berkeley, California.