One way to distinguish your visualization is to add a level of interaction for the user. In this case, we are going to explore using a Parameter to dynamically highlight items in our visualization. For example, if you are giving a presentation about which cities have the highest sales, a Parameter will help you highlight the top several cities for emphasis.
Sometimes, you want to create a quick visualization in Tableau but don’t want to go through the steps of connecting to your dataset. For smaller datasets, Tableau gives you the option to Copy and Paste the data directly.
When visualizing university data, for design and consistency purposes, Stragetic Communications stresses adherence to the color scheme provided in the UC Davis Marketing Toolbox. Here is a quick and easy tutorial on how to upload the UCD Color Palette to your Tableau dashboard.