Datylon Gives Designers Access to D3.js in Adobe Illustrator

Datylon Gives Designers Access to D3.js in Adobe Illustrator

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In the past, web-based charting technologies have been out of reach for designers who didn’t know how to write javascript. This means designers with less tech savvy can have a hard time creating more complex charts and data visualizations.

But those days may now be in the past. Belgium-based data storytelling startup Datylon has created a plug-in for Creative Cloud versions of Adobe Illustrator on Mac OS X that lets Illustrator users work with any SVG charts built with javascript. This includes charts built with D3.js, and the Highcharts library, with other sources coming.

This alone would open up a multitude of possibilities, but it gets even better. The design components of the charts are easily available... keep reading

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