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Welcome to Data Visualization with ggplot2

Through this workshop, we hope to equip you with the skills to make effective and eye-catching visualizations, with any data.

Before the workshop, install the following packages with the install.packages(“PACKAGE NAME”) Need to have ggplot2 gapminder RColorBrewer

Nice to have to make one plot right at the end gganimate plotly gganimate gifski htmlwidgets

Learning objectives

At the end of this workshop, you will be (able to):

  1. Be familiar with the basic grammar of ggplot2
  2. Make ggplots for different kinds of data
  3. Customize ggplots for more effective and aesthetically pleasing visualizations


0:00 Welcome and using Zoom
0:05 Introduction
0:10 Workshop code
0:50 Interactive and animated plots
0:55 Conclusion and discussion
1:30 Optional Q&A


Cheat sheets to ggplot code:

This workshop was developed by Jared Connoy (Author) and Ashley Yue Mao (Contributor).