Ultimate Guide to Tables in Tableau, Part 5: Headers

Ultimate Guide to Tables in Tableau: Headers Part 5: Custom Headers When you think about tables in general, we often don’t think about the importance that the header provides. The header can be more than a title. It can provide … Read More

Ultimate Guide to Tables in Tableau, Part 4: Filtering

Ultimate Guide to Tables in Tableau: Row Density Part 4: Filters with Tables So you’ve built a table. That probably means you need a bunch of filters to go with the table. These filters can be cumbersome, steal valuable real … Read More

Ultimate Guide to Tables in Tableau, Part 3: Row Density

Ultimate Guide to Tables in Tableau: Row Density Part 3: Row Density In this post we continue our ultimate guide to tables in Tableau by discussing how to change the number of rows displayed in a table using Tableau. As … Read More

Ultimate Guide to Tables in Tableau, Part 2: Pagination

Ultimate Guide to Tables in Tableau: Pagination Part 1: Pagination In this post we continue our ultimate guide to tables in Tableau by discussing how to create pagination in Tableau. Sometimes our tables are too long in Tableau–and sometimes we … Read More

How to build a sales funnel in Tableau: #WOW2019 – Week 14 Solution

How to build a sales funnel in Tableau: Workout Wednesday – Week 14 Solution We’re in the middle of a lockdown and my audio driver is broken on my laptop so this week’s video solution is just a blog post. … Read More

How to Create a Range Parameter in Tableau

Improving Parameter Design: Part 9 Rethinking Slider Parameter Formatting in Tableau Welcome to the 9th post on improving parameter design in Tableau. So far we have discussed: how parameter formatting hasn’t improved over time and gave one possible design solution … Read More

Ultimate Guide to Tables in Tableau (Part 1)

Ultimate Guide to Tables in Tableau Part 1: The Introduction Quick without thinking too much about it answer the following questions: What chart type is used the most when displaying data? What chart type is the hardest to design? What … Read More

How to build Interactive Legends in Tableau

Improving Parameter Design: Part 8 How to create an interactive legend in Tableau Welcome to the 8th post on improving parameter design in Tableau. So far we have discussed: how parameter formatting hasn’t improved over time and gave one possible … Read More

How to calculate percent of total in Tableau: Four ways

Tableau 360 How to calculate percent-of-total in Tableau: Four Ways In this episode of Tableau 360 we’ll look at four ways to calculate percent-of-total. There are two table calculations and two level-of-detail calculations. Here are the four ways: Table Calculation … Read More

How to Build a Horizontal List of Parameters with Rounded Corners

Improving Parameter Design: Part 7 of 5 (Encore #2) Creating a Horizontal Parameter Selector with Rounded Borders Welcome to the 7th of five posts on improving parameter design in Tableau. So far we have discussed: how parameter formatting hasn’t improved … Read More