Tableau Prep + Python/TabPy Resources

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    This is meant to be a (non-exhaustive) list of blog posts & other resources for using the Python integration introduced in Tableau Prep v2019.3 (in beta as of 29 July 2019).

     

    Getting Started with Tableau Prep & TabPy

     

    Blog Posts

     

    Python in Tableau Prep: simple useful scripts | VizPainter - https://vizpainter.com/pythonintableauprep/ - add row number, ranking, and top N filter

     

    Python strikes again! More Python scripts for Tableau Prep | VizPainter - https://vizpainter.com/morepythonscriptsfortableauprep/ - fill down for filling rows from Excel cross tabs, title case e.g. TitleCase, business days calculation

     

    Tableau Prep & Python | VizFox – The Blog - https://blog.vizfox.co.uk/2019/07/10/tabpy-prep-%F0%9F%92%9B/

    Script Update | Import Stocks v2 | VizFox – The Blog - https://blog.vizfox.co.uk/2019/07/23/script-update-import-stocks-v2/ - pulling stock data into Tableau Prep (more generally, using web scraping to get data for Prep)

     

    Geocoding | Sarah Battersby - Geocoding in Tableau Prep 2019.3 with TabPy - using Google Maps/Mapbox/OpenStreetmap to convert addresses/placenames to latitude & longitude

     

    Converting Geohash to Lat/Lon | Sarah Battersby - Converting Geohash to Lat/Lon in Tableau Prep 2019.3 with TabPy - using TabPy to convert Geohash'ed coordinates to latitude & longitude and back again

     

    Converting What3Words to Lat/Lon | Sarah Battersby - Converting What3Words coordinates to Lat/Lon in Tableau Prep 2019.3 - using TabPy to convert What3Words to latitude & longitude

     

    Reverse Geocoding | Alex Eskinasy - https://medium.com/@alexeskinasy/reverse-geocoding-on-tableau-prep-python-8feee9d4ca43 - using Prep, TabPy, and Google Geocoding API to reverse-geocode from latitude & longitude to postal codes

     

    If you have or know of another resource please add a comment below!