Video analytics provider Mux overhauled their data visualizations and shared the process. The thinking and results make for a worthwhile read, but I was especially taken with the project’s framing questions:
When we wanted to revisit our charts, we looked at them from both of these perspectives and asked ourselves: Are we being truthful to our calculations? And, are we presenting the data in a beautiful and sensible manner?
I’m more convinced than ever: the presentation of data is just as important as the underlying algorithm.