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Build Your First Data Visualization with Chart.js 2

by Roland Guijt

A picture is worth a thousand words. This course will teach you chart.js, a JavaScript library to create data visualizations in a straightforward manner.

What you'll learn

Drawing charts by hand in JavaScript is error prone and tedious, there’s a great library for that called chart.js. In this course, Build Your First Data Visualization with Chart.js, you’ll learn to create a multitude of chart types with minimal effort. First, you’ll explore how to create a simple chart. Next, you’ll discover the different types of charts chart.js offers. Finally, you’ll learn how to customize the visualizations. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of creating good looking data visualizations needed to entice your users.

About the author

Roland is a Microsoft MVP enjoying a constant curiosity around new techniques in software development. His focus is on all things .Net and browser technologies. As a long-time trainer, he led many courses on these topics and spoke about them at international conferences. He also travels around the globe to offer his self-developed workshops. The word that comes to mind when he thinks about software development is passion! Roland lives in The Netherlands with his wife and two boys.

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