This month, Panoply is running an Instagram Data Challenge! The gist is, you can pull your own Instagram data into a Panoply database with a few clicks, make a visualization or tell a data story with the data about your own posts, and enter to win one of several $1000 awards.
To kick off the challenge, I did a bit of exploration…Continue
Added by Trevor Fox on April 4, 2019 at 7:16am — No Comments
By: Rawi Nanakul and Marnie Morales
Rawi will present these ideas during a live webinar on May 24th at 9 AM PT / 12 PM ET. Get your questions answered in real-time during this one hour event. Register here
We create, interpret, and experience stories every day, whether we realize it or not. Our brains are constantly receiving input…Continue
Added by Kathleen VanDerAa on May 11, 2016 at 12:12pm — No Comments
"There is no evidence that anybody has been converted by a pie chart."
So said Martin Palmer, secretary general of the Alliance of Religions and Conservation, on BBC’s Beyond Belief.
He went on to say, "People are converted by stories, by narrative, by emotion, by an appeal to the heart."
This was a discussion about climate change and the Pope’s encyclical on the issue.…Continue
BERLIN stands for Behavioural Event Reconstruction Linguistic Interface for Narratives. I introduced BERLIN a few blogs ago - in my "final blog." Theoretically after one's final blog, no further blogs are forthcoming. However, I am now posting bonus blogs reflecting aspects of the same closing subject. Today, I will be elaborating on BERLIN's syntax and how its searches are facilitated. As a general rule, the objective of BERLIN is to convert human-friendly narrative into computer-friendly…Continue
Added by Don Philip Faithful on March 5, 2016 at 10:12am — No Comments
I have just a little over three hours left to live. That’s the half-life of content these days, I am told.
A few hours ago, I was another small idea, floating in your head. Then you checked Buzzsumo to find what is the trending content of the hour. What will go with today’s coffee.
Voila, you had it. The themes and news that will drive traffic, maybe even stop traffic, for a few hours!
You started working. A few quick keyboard strokes later, you posted me, on all the…Continue