Shield image course 1007 20160503 3 5ewth0?1477576480

Having Fun with googleVis

8 Exercises 1 hour 1,268 Participants 700 XP

Open Course Description

In this demonstration, you will learn how to use the googleVis package in R to create a few beautiful interactive charts. The charts created in these exercises are inspired by the work of data guru Hans Rosling. GoogleVis provides an interface between R and the Google Charts Tools, allowing you to create interactive web charts from R without uploading your data to Google. You can check out the latest googleVis news at co-author Markus Gesmann's blog.

Chapter 1: Discovering googleVis

In this chapter you will be introduced to gooleVis for R.

Author image course 1007 20160503 3 1wnqh9j?1462267347
Weston Stearns
Weston is a member of the DataCamp team and all-around stats guy. He is passionate about making education efficient and accessible with the help of technology. He holds a degree in statistics from Harvard where he also served as a teaching fellow.