Category Archives: Data Visualization

Choosing Colors for Data Visualization

Going through the bookmarks that have accumulated over the last months without further processing on my part, I stumbled upon this article where Maureen Stone summarizes a few key ideas about choosing colors for representing data visually. It’s a year old but the principles it teaches are timeless:-)

This page listing articles by Stephen Few (author of Information Dashboard Design) might also interest you if you’re into this kind of thing.