Category Archives: Design
The Washington Secretary of State has an application called MyVote which is a portal for registered voters to update address, find elected officials, and so forth. Scenario: You’ve just moved to Washington and want to register to vote. You’ve been given the MyVote link as your starting place to register to vote. You’ve not decided
Charts that cheat by showing only part of the vertical axis will exaggerate any change in data compared to a chart with a complete vertical axis. This example comes from two data points in a recent Pew study. The chart on the left shows the change from 2007 to 2014 using a complete (0-60) vertical axis.