Edward Tufte. Edward Tufte is a statistician and artist, and Professor Emeritus of Political Science, Statistics, and Computer Science at Yale University.
He wrote, designed, and self-published 4 classic books on data visualization. The New York Times described ET as the "Leonardo da Vinci of data," and Business Week as the "Galileo of graphics. " He is now writing a book/film The Thinking Eye and constructing a 234-acre tree farm and sculpture park in northwest Connecticut, which will show his artworks and remain open space in perpetuity.
Visual Info Sites. Ideas, issues, concepts, subjects - v. Edward Tufte. Ideas, issues, concepts, subjects - v. Unnamed collection. Information aesthetics. The art of data visualization. Social Media Search Tool. Four Steps to Social Media Marketing Success - Search Engine Wat. Whether you're a business or an individual, you must wrestle with many complex issues for social media.
These can often be overwhelming. Where to even begin? Rather than be paralyzed, it's often best to understand that there are four simple, yet critical, steps to social media: It's easiest to think of it as a stairway, and the diagram is laid out as such.