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

Here are the hottest data journalism tweets for Jan 2-8, per our NodeXL mapping: Twitter analysis tool (@MeCoDEM); free data course (@utknightcenter); data conferences (@albertocairo); Nobel Laureates (@ReutersGraphics); slopegraphs (@EdwardTufte); Boston subway (@msb5014); job (@FTcareers) & more.

  1. Thanks, once again, to Marc Smith of Connected Action for gathering the links and graphing them.
  2. Mecodify: Open-Source Tool to Extract, Analyze & Visualize Tweets

  3. Free Data Exploration and Storytelling Course

  4. #Data and #Dataviz Conferences to Sign Up For in 2017

  5. Data Viz: 115 Years of Nobel Laureates

  6. Slopegraphs for Comparing Gradients: Slopegraph Theory & Practice

  7. An Interactive Exploration of Boston's Subway System: How Congestion Affects Trains & Vice Versa

  8. #Job: Financial Times Graphics Desk Newsroom Developer

  9. Comparing Inflation & Change in Purchasing Power Before & After Euro Changeover

  10. Demographic Changes in France's Brittany Region

  11. Tips to Create Data Driven Stories from Big Data

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