Here’s some useful tools I’ve come across that might come in handy for you in the future.
|Free version of Tableau which is a great general data visualization tool
|Tableau Public Gallery
|A place where you and other Tableau developers publish free data visualizations. Great for inspiration and learning.
|Let’s you generate fake data for your app or dashboard
|Free and extensive deep learning course and deep learning tools
Here are some good places for free and well-structured data sources. If you’re feeling really inspired, many of these data sources can be combined or cross-analyzed to come up with unique insights.
|World Health Organization
|Extensive data sets from disease to pollution.
|Data is Plural Newsletter
|A near-weekly newsletter with interesting data sets collected by Jeremy Singer-Vine.
|Redfin Housing Data
|Some data that Redfin updates weekly or monthly. They even have public Tableau dashboards using the data so you know it’s well structured.
|A grab-bag of data from various parts of government in the US. Covers a wide range of topics. 200k+ data sets and counting.