Voyant, Kepler.gl, or Palladio?

Voyant, Kepler.gl, and Palladio are examples of the many digital tools available to the public for data visualization. These past weeks I have been working with data from the WPA Slave Narratives using different digital tools. Which is the best of those visualizing tools? It depends on what you are hoping to find. Which is… Continue reading Voyant, Kepler.gl, or Palladio?

Networks/ Palladio

Network analysis software is another tool frequently used in the digital humanities. Visualization through networking is an effective way to present the connections and relations contained within big data to discover patterns and trends hidden in text files. Palladio is an example of network analysis tools. Palladio is a free browser-based tool for exploring relationships… Continue reading Networks/ Palladio

Word Clouds

A word cloud is a particular kind of text visualization that counts the words in a document or a collection of documents known as corpus and then takes the most common words and puts them into a graphic. The more occurrences of the word, the larger the word.