This week, we will learn some techniques for adding polish to your charts. We will start choosing colors and fonts more carefully, and we will also annotate our charts with informative text. The readings below discuss some concepts to consider when making these design choices as well as some of the technical details for how to implement them in R.

Read these articles:

Watch this video:

The Glamour of Graphics - William Chase

Optional readings:


EMSE 4197 (CRN 78916): Exploratory Data Analysis - Spring 2020
George Washington University | School of Engineering & Applied Science
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