Good morning, from a super wet Seattle! Hope you all had a wonderful first weekend in March. Here's a peak into some of what was happening last week in the Community -

 

 

Announcements

Thank you to Shawn Wallwork who wrote last week's Community Digest - Ending 2/29

 

Don't forget to sign up for being a speaker at Tableau Conference this year: TC16 Call for Speakers!

 

See this new page to check out all the The Tableau Community Ambassadors!

 

We now have new avatars to choose from in the Community. If you don't want to upload an avatar of your own - consider uploading one of these more Tableau inspired ones!

 

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Ever looking for new data sets? Check out how Jewel Loree gets some of her data from Wikipedia in - http://www.tableau.com/about/blog/2016/2/excavating-data-gems-wikipedia-50966

 

In the healthcare industry? You'll be sure to want to check out the virtual user group meeting tomorrow at 11:00 AM PST. Register here: Virtual Healthcare Tableau User Group Tickets, Tue, Mar 8, 2016 at 11:00 AM | Eventbrite

 

 

 

Recognition

Congratulations to Ɓukasz Majewski who achieved the "Questions for Breakfast!" badge - meaning that 25+ of his responses were marked as correct. Lukasz has been a member of the community for just over a year. Several of the posts he jumps on are date and date-time related - maybe one of his specialties?

 

 

Most Talked About Thread

**This is characterized by the number of responses to the thread

lakshminarayana.m was running into an issue where the Calculation based on Data Blending not working. Adam Crahen suggested a couple of ideas - and kept with Lakshmi to ultimately solve the question with a table calculation.

 

 

(One of the) Top Viewed Threads

Back in 2013, scott scottson asked how to Multiple Series On Line Graph. Jonathan Drummey put together step by step directions with screenshots to solve the issue.

 

 

Top Voted Idea

At the end of last year, Shawn Wallwork created the idea for Tableau to Stop Changing Filters & Colors When Replacing Data Source. Today, it already has 115 votes - after receiving 8 up votes just in the last 7 days. It's been the top voted idea for a couple weeks already this year.

 

 

In Other News

 

 

That's it for this week. Hope you all have a good one, and until next time, happy analyzing!!

 

 

As always, feel free to send any comments, suggestions, or submissions my direction at trodgers@tableau.com