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Developing a new JSON Schema Brand and Website

Developing a new JSON Schema Brand and Website

Paul Waller

Discover Paul's guide on expanding brand collateral for organizations through effective website development and design strategies.
Styling and Enhancing Model Driven Apps in Power Apps

Styling and Enhancing Model Driven Apps in Power Apps

Paul Waller

Discover a concise guide on improving Model Driven Power Apps styles with step-by-step instructions for a polished user experience.
How to develop an accessible colour palette for Power BI

How to develop an accessible colour palette for Power BI

Paul Waller

Explore how we developed an accessible color palette for Power BI reports, considering color vision deficiency and data visualization.
How to enable data teams with the design assets required for impactful data storytelling in Power BI

How to enable data teams with the design assets required for impactful data storytelling in Power BI

Paul Waller

In this post we will talk through how to expand on a data team's creative skillset, without access to specialist photo editing software such as Photoshop or Illustrator.
How to dynamically switch between measures in Power BI visuals with Field Parameters

How to dynamically switch between measures in Power BI visuals with Field Parameters

Jessica Hill

In this blog post explore using Field Parameters to dynamically switch between measures in visuals, enhancing report analysis capabilities.
How to Create Custom Buttons in Power BI

How to Create Custom Buttons in Power BI

Paul Waller

Explore a step-by-step guide on designing custom buttons in Power BI, covering shape, form, icons, states, actions, and enhancing report design & UI.
Visualising Technical Content - How we Design our Blog Headers

Visualising Technical Content - How we Design our Blog Headers

Paul Waller

In this post we will be talking about our graphic process from conception to finalisation. We will look at Icons, Pictograms, Ideogram, and how we utilise this form of design to illustrate abstract technical concepts within our blog header graphics.
How to Build a Branded Power BI Report Theme

How to Build a Branded Power BI Report Theme

Paul Waller

Explore translating a company's brand into Power BI reports and extending their visual identity to include the Power BI platform.
Generating custom themes in Power BI – A designer's perspective

Generating custom themes in Power BI – A designer's perspective

Paul Waller

Explore custom Power BI themes and learn tips for styling reports, pushing beyond your comfort zone for enhanced data visualization.
How to dynamically choose the correct font colour based on a background colour in Power BI tables.

How to dynamically choose the correct font colour based on a background colour in Power BI tables.

Ed Freeman

Boost Power BI report readability with dynamic font colors for diverse backgrounds, ensuring clear text display and enhanced accessibility.
Guardian Masterclass - An introduction to Data Visualisation

Guardian Masterclass - An introduction to Data Visualisation

Paul Waller

A few years ago, I attended a Guardian 1-day Masterclass - Introduction to Data Visualisation. What I did not know then was that it would have a profound effect on how I view design. This blog is a recap of that day and reference points to consider when designing and creating graphics for data visualisation.
Donut chart corkscrew entry animation with d3.js

Donut chart corkscrew entry animation with d3.js

Jonathan George

In this post we show a smooth entry animation for D3.js donut (or pie) charts, using a combination of a sweep and a zoom to give a corkscrew-like effect.
Creating a PowerBI report with DirectQuery and multiple SQL Database sources using Elastic Query

Creating a PowerBI report with DirectQuery and multiple SQL Database sources using Elastic Query

Alice Waddicor

Learn to build a Power BI dashboard using DirectQuery and ElasticQuery across multiple databases with Alice Waddicor.
Querying the Azure DevOps Work Items API directly from Power BI

Querying the Azure DevOps Work Items API directly from Power BI

James Broome

Discover Azure DevOps Work Items features, use RESTful API for insights, and Power BI visualization in our step-by-step guide.