11 Data Visualization Experts on Twitter, plus 1
11 data visualization experts to follow on twitter - who do you follow?
Information Management published a good (but not great) list of
11 Data Visualization Experts You Should Follow on Twitter.
Here are these experts, their twitter bios and stats, as of Mar 2, 2013.
- Enrico Bertini, @FILWD, 1157 tweets, 2277 followers
Assistant Professor at NYU Poly. Data Visualization Evangelist.
New York. fellinlovewithdata.com
- Michael W. Cristiani @mcristia, 8864 tweets, 2017 followers
Listening/learning/visualizing business data to solve problems and help customers thrive.
- Noah Iliinsky, @noahi, 7828 tweets, 3417 followers
Visualization & interaction designer, practical cyclist. Author of vis books: www.oreillynet.com/pub/au/4419 Visualization Expert @ IBM. My opinions, not theirs.
Seattle, WA. ComplexDiagrams.com
- Andy Kirk, @visualisingdata, 6856 tweets, 7650 followers
Data visualisation design architect, consultant, training provider, editor of visualisingdata.com and author of this book bit.ly/11ykh0t
Yorkshire, UK. www.visualisingdata.com
- Daniel G Murray, @DGM885, 6144 tweets, 1434 followers
Data Visualization expert, love jazz, smart people, the wilderness, cities, creative thinking, problem-solving and good books.
Newnan, Georgia. about.me/dgm885
- Scott Murray, @alignedleft, 2534 tweets, 2310 followers
Code artist, hand-crafting data visualizations and other interactive phenomena. Author of "Interactive Data Visualization for the Web". #processing #d3js
San Francisco. alignedleft.com
- Cole Nussbaumer, @storywithdata, 328 tweets, 1329 followers
Helping rid the world of ineffective graphs, one exploding, 3D pie chart at a time!
- Naomi B Robbins, @nbrgraphs, 1239 tweets, 1707 followers
blogs.forbes.com/naomirobbins Graph expert. Consultant & speaker on better data graphing techniques. Author "Creating More Effective Graphs" #DataViz
- Edward Tufte, @EdwardTufte, 469 tweets, 19,539 followers
Data theorist, sculptor; 4 books on data visualization; Professor, Princeton and Yale 33 years. Scroll down for older tweets (curated,better). Do little social.
- Andrew Vande Moere, @infosthetics, 2,048 tweets, 13,141 followers
Information Aesthetics blogger. Associate Professor at KU Leuven (Belgium). Interested in data visualization, interaction design, urban informatics, ...
Leuven (~Brussels). infosthetics.com
- Martin Wattenberg, @wattenberg, 300 tweets, 5,035 followers
Data visualization creator, www.bewitched.com
The people on the above list, except for Tufte and infosthetics, have relatively small number of followers.
I also am surprised Information Management missed
- Nathan Yau, @flowingdata, 7724 tweets, 32,679 followers.
Stat PhD. Background in eating.
Which visualization experts do you follow?