R Data Visualization Cookbook

Atmajitsinh Gohil

  • 出版商: Packt Publishing
  • 出版日期: 2015-01-29
  • 售價: $1,850
  • 貴賓價: 9.5$1,758
  • 語言: 英文
  • 頁數: 250
  • 裝訂: Paperback
  • ISBN: 1783989505
  • ISBN-13: 9781783989508
  • 相關分類: R 語言
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Over 80 recipes to analyze data and create stunning visualizations with R

About This Book

  • Create animated and interactive plots to help you communicate and explore data
  • Utilize various R packages to generate graphs, manipulate data, and create beautiful presentations
  • Learn to interpret data and tell a story using this step-by-step guide to data visualization

Who This Book Is For

If you are a data journalist, academician, student or freelance designer who wants to learn about data visualization, this book is for you. Basic knowledge of R programming is expected.

What You Will Learn

  • Generate various plots in R using the basic R plotting techniques
  • Utilize R packages to add context and meaning to your data
  • Design interactive visualizations and integrate them on your website or blog
  • Communicate using visualization techniques, optimal for the underlying data being used as input
  • Create presentations and learn the basics of creating apps in R for your audience
  • Introduce users to basic R functions and data manipulation techniques while creating meaningful visualizations
  • Add elements, text, animation, and colors to your plot to make sense of data

In Detail

R is an open source language for data analysis and graphics. It is platform-independent and allows users to load various packages as well as develop their own packages to interpret data better.

This book is packed with practical recipes, designed to provide you with all the guidance needed to get to grips with data visualization with R. It starts off with the basics of R plots and an introduction to heat maps and customizing them, before gradually taking you through creating interactive maps using the googleVis package, generating choropleth maps and contouring maps, bubble plots, and pie charts. You will then learn how to animate 2D and 3D plots in R. By the end of the book, you will be equipped with the key techniques to create impressive data visualizations with professional efficiency and precision.



- 創建動畫和互動圖表,幫助您傳達和探索數據
- 利用各種R套件生成圖表,操作數據並創建精美的演示文稿
- 通過這本逐步指南學習解讀數據並講述故事的數據可視化技巧

- 如果您是數據記者、學者、學生或自由設計師,想要學習數據可視化,這本書適合您。預期具備基本的R編程知識。

- 使用基本的R繪圖技術在R中生成各種圖表
- 利用R套件為數據添加上下文和含義
- 設計互動式可視化效果並將其集成到您的網站或博客中
- 使用最適合輸入數據的可視化技術進行溝通
- 創建演示文稿,並學習在R中為觀眾創建應用程序的基礎知識
- 在創建有意義的可視化效果的同時,向用戶介紹基本的R函數和數據操作技巧
- 添加元素、文本、動畫和顏色到您的圖表中,以理解數據