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Data Visualization / Information Design

Help Creating Visualizations

What is cognition and why is that important to data visualization / chart design?

Cognition is "the mental action or process of acquiring knowledge and understanding through thought, experience, and the senses". [Oxford English Dictionary]

Assuredly, acquiring knowledge through imagery makes 'sense'.

Understand Gestalt Principles for effective designs.

Another cognitive point:

 

 

What is Data/Text Mining and a Glossary of Terms 

Above resources from Two Crows Consulting