Top Ten #ddj: The Week’s Most Popular Data Journalism Links

Here are the hottest data journalism tweets for Jan 30-Feb 5, per our NodeXL mapping: Visual Trumpery (@albertocairo); dataviz colour functions (@FastCoDesign); How to Lie with Statistics (@PenguinBooks); mapping 13m climate change tweets (@CarbonBrief); OpenStreetMap (@datenjournalist); & more.

  1. Thanks, once again, to Marc Smith of Connected Action for gathering the links and graphing them.
  2. Lecture Tour by Data Expert Alberto Cairo On Fighting Fake News

  3. Function of Colour in Data Visualization and How It Impacts Perception

  4. Bestseller: How to Lie With Statistics (in PDF)

  5. Edward Tufte’s Visualization Practices in R Replicated Using Plotly

  6. Mapping 13 Million Tweets on Climate Change in 2016

  7. Collection of Links to Some Data Journalism Units Sharing Data Repositories on Github

  8. OpenStreetMap's Potential for Use in Journalism

  9. Internship at SRF Data in Zurich. Apply by Feb 17, 2017

  10. Tools Collection for All Your Journocoding Needs

  11. Top Ten #ddj (Jan 23-29)

  12. For a look at Marc Smith's mapping on #ddj on Twitter, check out this map