Build Your First Data Visualization with Altair

by Victoria Clark

This course will teach you how to build a simple data visualization using the Altair API in Python.

What you'll learn

Altair is a declarative statistical visualization library that allows you to make customizable charts in Python. In this course, Build Your First Data Visualization with Altair, you’ll learn your way around Altair to effectively create and build visualizations in a simple and easy way. First, you’ll explore how to set up and set dependencies for Altair. Next, you’ll discover how to create the context for the visualization and load a simple data source. Finally, you’ll learn how to build and customize your visualization using Altair. When you’re finished with this course, you’ll have the skills and knowledge of the Altair API needed to build beautiful visualizations using Python in a simple and effective way.

About the author

Victoria Clark is a Financial Management Consultant with a background in Finance projects and systems, especially facilitating workshops and education on developments in her field, and has a great interest in new technologies, especially how Finance is evolving due to automation and the role of Finance in the Digital Age. Born in South Africa she is currently living in the Netherlands and enjoys writing, learning new topics and spending time with family.

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