School of Data offers graphics tutorial [Brazil]

Posted on Dec 10, 2019 in Data Journalism

Civil society organizations, journalists and citizens can learn to create infographics in Portuguese.

Escola de Dados offers accessible modules on the basics of working with data, such as requesting data for reporting, scraping and data extraction, and PDF data.

The platform has released a new tutorial, "Rules for making great charts," authored by Martin Telefont and translated from English into Portuguese by Murillo Antonini. The content is also available in Spanish, French and German.

The tutorial, based on discussions in the Data Visualization Society Slack channel, presents the foundation for charts, questions to ask yourself when creating a chart, visual storytelling, the use of metaphors, elements, color and more,

No registration is required to access materials online.