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16 Javascript Libraries for Visualizations on Datavisualization. As data visualization often needs to reach a broad audience the browser is becoming the number one tool to publish and share visualizations.

16 Javascript Libraries for Visualizations on Datavisualization

A lot of visualizations require user-interaction to unleash their full potential, thus interactive applets that run directly in the browser are a a great way to analyze the data at hand. Beside the usual suspects like Flash, Silverlight and Processing, JavaScript is quickly gaining ground in the field of interactive visualization embedded in websites. We’ve collected 13 16 JavaScript visualization libraries that help you get started faster, keep it flexible and develop with higher reliability.

Processing.js Processing.js is an open programming language for people who want to program images, animation, and interactions for the web without using Flash or Java applets. Hash URIs. There’s been quite a bit of discussion recently about the use of hash-bang URIs following their adoption by Gawker, and the ensuing downtime of that site.

Hash URIs

Gawker have redesigned their sites, including lifehacker and various others, such that all URIs look like — the #! Is the hash-bang. The home page on the domain serves up a static HTML page that pulls in Javascript that interprets the path-to-content and requests that content through AJAX, which it then slots into the page. Alternative Lorem Ipsum Generator. Regular Expression Library. Joe Gregorio. HTML5 Boilerplate - A rock-solid default template for HTML5 awesome. L’anatomie d’un site Web parfait. CSS1K. Fullscreen Background Image Slideshow with CSS3. Handpicked free fonts for graphic designers with commercial-use licenses. Open Font Library - Open Font Library.