Tableau Javascript API Example

Using javascript API, you can embed Tableau visualization in a webpage. You will get the same interactivity as you will get in Tableau Server or Tableau desktop. To show an example on how to integrate Tableau public visualization in a webpage, a workbook on Tableau Public http://tabsoft.co/2u930Oa is used. From this workbook, sheet named “Line […]

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How to Create Custom Color palette in Tableau – Part 2

In Part 1, we learned that in Tableau we can create two types of Color Palettes Regular – Used for Dimensions and Discrete Fields Sequential – Used for Measures or Continuous Fields Creating Custom Sequential Color Palette: Step 1: We have created the Custom Regular palette in How to Create Custom Color palette in Tableau […]

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How to Create Custom Color Palette in Tableau – Part 1

Tableau provides awesome visualizations and color palettes. Tableau provides multiple color palettes, but in case you have to create your own custom color palette, use preferences.tps file. Why use Preferences.tps file ? Prefrences.tps file can be used to create consistent colors across the enterprise. It is also useful when developer has to use colors which […]

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Tableau 10 for Beginners – Book

Tableau 10 provides more power to the developer and business user in the world of Data Analytics. Tableau 10 for Beginners  covers Tableau 10 concepts in an easy-to-understand manner. It provides ample exercises. Sample workbooks are available on Tableau public for download. Dataset and workbooks can also be downloaded from LearnTableauPublic.com. Visit Book resource tab […]

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Tableau developer – First few days at work

Congratulations!!! your dream came true and you have been hired as a Tableau developer. Now you need to know things to be successful and to provide value to your client. a. Get a licensed copy of Tableau desktop Tableau desktop is used for developing sheets,dashboards and data story. Tableau offers two weeks of trail version, after […]

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What are Floor and Ceiling functions in Tableau ?

Floor and Ceiling functions belongs to number functions in Tableau. Ceiling: This function helps in rounding a decimal value to greater or equal value. Floor:  This Function in tableau helps to round an integer to is Lesser values or equal value.   Example: Sum of sales = 2,,297,200.8603 Floor(sum(Sales)) Floor of sales = 2,297,200.000 Ceiling Function […]

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