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2021-09-14T12:27:00Z

How to create a good dashboard in Tableau?

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Hi peers,

Can you please share your tips, tricks and shortcuts on how to create a good dashboard in Tableau?

Thanks.

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Top 5LeaderboardUser

That's a good question. But I would actually respond with a question. 


How to create a good "visualization"? 


Before creating a good dashboard in Tableau I would recommend looking at Data:


- Visualization. https://www.tableau.com/learn/...
- One of my favorites:  https://www.storytellingwithda...

2021-10-01T23:04:31Z
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Top 20Real User

Hi,


I always make a sketch of my ideas (on paper, I think, it's the best solution).


As best you "prepare" your data, first in Excel and then with Tableau Prep, as better and simple as the "drag & drop" will be. 


Maximum two dimensions of the same font and not so many colors.

2021-09-24T14:13:07Z
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Community Manager

Hi @Alejandro Moscoso, @YAWANTWI-ADJEI ​and @Guillermo (Bill) Cabiro


Can you share any recommendations based on your experience with Tableau? 


Thank you.

2021-09-18T04:21:00Z
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