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

Here are top data journalism tweets for Apr 24-30, per our NodeXL mapping: draw it yourself interactives (@br_data); visualizing Google searches (@albertocairo); opinion polls analysis (@SZ); Politibot's graphics (@politibot); French election (@BIQdata); ProPublica jobs (@ProPublica); and more.

  1. Thanks, once again, to Marc Smith of Connected Action for gathering the links and graphing them.
  2. Things of Beauty: Visualizing Google Search Data

  3. Must-have Dataviz Books

  4. ❤️ @storywithdata's "storytelling with data" and @albertocairo's "the truthful art" are must-haves! 

I haven't gone through the rest yet! 😊 https://t.co/PVgFqpuMVA
    ❤️ @storywithdata's "storytelling with data" and @albertocairo's "the truthful art" are must-haves! I haven't gone through the rest yet! 😊 pic.twitter.com/PVgFqpuMVA
  5. Draw It Yourself Interactive Graphs: Guesstimate How Germany Has Changed Under Angela Merkel

  6. Wie hat sich Deutschland unter #Merkel verändert? @BR_Presse hat es in Zahlen visualisiert und lässt Dich schätzen https://t.co/S5VWXC3txx https://t.co/S3KYmoiggj
    Wie hat sich Deutschland unter #Merkel verändert? @BR_Presse hat es in Zahlen visualisiert und lässt Dich schätzen  http://bit.ly/2osaEEM  pic.twitter.com/S3KYmoiggj
  7. Politibot's Instagram of Graphics, Maps and Data

  8. French Election Maps I: A Country Divided

  9. French Election Maps II:

    The New Political Face of France

  10. Check Out the Code Behind This Draw-It-Yourself Interactive

  11. #Jobs at ProPublica

  12. ⭐️ JOBS JOBS JOBS ⭐️ 

This is a friendly reminder that @ProPublica is hiring like crazy right now. https://t.co/g21dQihOPl #mediadiversity https://t.co/3h6v9b2tHq
    ⭐️ JOBS JOBS JOBS ⭐️ This is a friendly reminder that @ProPublica is hiring like crazy right now.  https://www.propublica.org/about/jobs/  #mediadiversity pic.twitter.com/3h6v9b2tHq
  13. Opinion Polls Are Not Predictions. They're Merely Snapshots With A Shelf Life of a Few Days

  14. Seeing is Believing: Visual Vocabulary Updated

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