English | 2020 | ASIN : B08L7YSGBC | 178 Pages | PDF, EPUB, AZW3 | 14.05 MB
Are you a budding data scientist or aspire to be one someday? Have you ever wondered about all the data that is constantly in motion around the world? Does it surprise you when Netflix gives you suggestions for your next movie and it is very close to your taste in movies? Would you like to know more about data and how it is used regularly to influence every action you take? Do you want to know how businesses with a turnover in millions make critical decisions to make or break their business? Do you wonder how humans can process huge data for their decision-making? All this can be achieved through data in the form of visual representations. If you are curious to know the answers to all these questions, then this is the right book for you.
This book will introduce how data is converted into visuals for better interpretation using the programming language known as Python. If you are well versed with Python, you will easily transition into leveraging the tools available to you in Python to create appealing data visuals from a raw set of data. You will also learn to create your own machine learning models in Python to create data visualizations that will ease decision-making for you or your organization.
If you are looking to launch yourself in the world of data science and looking to use Python as the most used tool in your toolkit, this book will serve as the perfect launchpad. This book is designed to help individuals with basic Python programming knowledge to learn something new concerning the use of Python data visualization libraries in the data science domain.
The tools in this book will help you get a first impression of data science and how Python can be used extensively to create beautiful visuals to turn raw data into stories. The book will take you through:
The need for data visualization today
The concepts and techniques of data visualization
The various tools available to achieve data visualization
Data visualization libraries in Python
The Pareto Chart
Regression and Classification using Python
This book has been designed for you to understand data visualization using Python. There are step by step guides and images with code snippets throughout the book to help you get your hands dirty by creating your own data visuals. So, here