If you’ve ever struggled with a complex data set or a visualization that just isn’t showing what you want it to, HelpMeViz may be just the website for you. Jon Schwabish started it on December 2, 2013, out of a desire to help people everywhere communicate their data as clearly as possible. It is easy to criticize completed visualizations and point out all the things they got wrong, but this doesn’t help improve those visualizations.
HelpMeViz enables visualization professionals to receive feedback on work in progress, projects they’ve already published but may want to revisit, or to see how others might have approached the data differently. The idea behind the website is to tap into the knowledge and expertise of the data visualization community to collect different viewpoints and ideas about how to visualize data. It’s rare that there is one “right” answer,... keep reading