Read practical guides and expert tips on how to get the most out of your Power BI visuals!
Feb 09, 2024
Visualizing both supply chain and retail data within the same Power BI report sounds hard, but with planning, knowledge, and the right tools, it can be done. Learn all you need to know to create a stunning report in this article!
Jan 09, 2024
When working with academic and demographic data that involves thousands of students and more than 300 active research projects, the right data visualization tools are a force multiplier when it comes to efficiency.
Nov 01, 2023
Intel develops technology that increases the performance and efficiency of computers and other devices. ZoomCharts creates data visualization technology that increases the efficiency and user adoption of Intel’s state-of-the-art business intelligence infrastructure.
Sep 28, 2023
Aug 24, 2023
Power BI chart types can make a big difference in the effectiveness of your report. In this article, you'll learn about the different types of charts available in Power BI and how to select the most appropriate one for your data.
Jul 05, 2023
In this article, we’ll explain what are drill downs in Power BI, and give you some tips and practical examples on how to correctly implement them and make your reports more interactive.
Apr 12, 2023
What will be the biggest data visualization trends of 2023? What can we expect from Power BI in the future? While we won’t admit or deny that we have a crystal ball in our possession, we want to share some of our predictions for the future of data visualization in this article.
Apr 05, 2023
Analyzing your company’s sales process can mean diving into countless metrics. An interactive sales dashboard helps business users compile all metrics of interest into a compact report. By choosing the right custom visuals, in-depth sales dashboards can retain large amounts of information without overwhelming the user.
Mar 29, 2023
No matter how experienced you are at report creation, there will always be some Power BI tips and tricks that you can use to improve even further. In this article, we’ll share some of our favorite bits of knowledge that you can use when creating reports!
Mar 20, 2023
Ideally, Power BI report design should make data exploration faster, easier and more efficient. But things do not always go according to plan, and certain design mistakes may creep up. Here are five of the most common mistakes that you should avoid!
Mar 08, 2023
Power BI experts come in many shapes and sizes. Some may help your company implement a Microsoft Power BI workflow, others will help you maintain your data warehouse, and some are suited to give your existing reports a UX and functionality glow-up by performing a thorough report overhaul. In this article, we will focus on the latter and help you decide whether you should hire Power BI experts in lieu of in-house report creators.
Mar 02, 2023
Power BI ad hoc reporting is an approach to data analytics that allows every user to become involved in the report creation and analysis process. Let’s explore this method in more detail and compare it to other types of reports!
Feb 22, 2023
Filters in Power BI reports are a game changer when you’re looking to make big decisions with interactive data visualization. Rummaging through static infographics can get frustrating, thus impacting business management. Fortunately, dynamic Power BI reports can pack large amounts of crucial data into a single report. This article looks at one of the most important parts of interactive data analysis – filters in Power BI reports.
Feb 16, 2023
A Power BI combo chart is a great way to combine a lot of data into a simple and easily readable package. It can contain multiple series and various chart types on a single visual, giving report creators a lot of options. In this article, we will explore what you can do with Drill Down Combo PRO and how you can best use the wide variety of options that it offers.
Feb 09, 2023
Pie charts can be an excellent addition to your report. They will show a quick overview of your data, and act as an eye-catching visual accent. That being said, you need to know when to use them, and how to use them correctly for them to be a valuable part of your visual narrative, not a detriment. We’ll answer these questions and give you a brief Power BI pie chart tutorial in this article.
Feb 05, 2023
How to create a timeline in Power BI? There are many ways to do that, but in this article, we will explore a purpose-made timeline visual for creating stunning Power BI timeline charts that are smooth, interactive and let you feature up to 25 series on the same chart. Read on as we dive deep into the features of Drill Down Timeline PRO and give you tips on how to get started!
Jan 30, 2023
If you are part of running a business, a good understanding of financial reporting is absolutely crucial. In order to gauge out your company’s financial performance and potential opportunities for growth, an effective and smooth financial reporting process will be a key part of your decision-making process.
Dec 20, 2022
Time is of the essence. This is also true for data. When assessing the performance of a business, people want to look at quantifiable results to develop their future strategy. However, looking at data from a time-based perspective can reveal valuable insights into seasonal trends. Using this information, companies can adjust to any changes that plain numbers fail to show. That’s where a Power BI time series chart comes into data visualization.
Dec 12, 2022
When you look at the best Power BI dashboards, you’ll notice that they have a lot in common. They’re fast and easy to read, and responsive to mouse or touch inputs alike. On top of that, they’re visually pleasing and eye-catching.
Nov 30, 2022
Here’s the thing about Power BI network charts – they aren’t as difficult to make as they might look. You just need the right tools and creating interactive and fully featured network graph visualizations will become a breeze. In this blog post, we share some tips and tricks for Power BI network charts and go through the most popular use cases for this kind of visual.
Nov 07, 2022
When you’re creating reports in Power BI, conditional formatting is one of the most powerful tools for data storytelling. Color is one of the main factors in visual salience, and you can use it to make your reports give a lot of information to the viewer with just a quick glance.
Oct 18, 2022
Drill Down Graph PRO is one of our most advanced data visualization tools, and in this article, we will explore the many ways you can use it in your Power BI reports, including org charts, AML graphs and more. Furthermore, we will go through some tips & tricks on how to create graphs in Power BI with this powerful visual.
Sep 07, 2022
First impressions matter, even when you're creating Power BI reports. When your users open your report for the first time, they need to be presented with good-looking visuals that present data in an easy-to-read way, otherwise they'll leave confused and with more questions than before.
Sep 04, 2022
The donut and pie charts are some of the most ubiquitous charts around. Instantly recognizable by people who have very little to do with charts, every report creator is bound to have to include a Power BI donut chart into a report at some point. This is not a commentary on whether you should love or hate donut charts, but rather a guide on getting the most out of donut and pie charts. Strap in tight, we're going to go over the whys, hows, do's and don'ts of Power BI donut charts.
Sep 02, 2022
What are some of the best design practices and most important tips for designing a great Power BI dashboard? How can you design a report that is both appealing and efficient at conveying business information? Learn more in this article!
Aug 31, 2022
Maps are one of the most important data visualizations for businesses these days. With the rise of globalization, companies are looking to expand and transcend borders. This makes it necessary to track and analyze data on a geographic level, presenting a new element of map visualization when making data-driven decisions.
Jul 01, 2022
We are excited to announce the collaboration between Microsoft’s latest product – Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Insights – and technologies provided by ZoomCharts – the Network and Map visuals.
Jun 20, 2022
The co-financing initiative will ensure the attraction of highly skilled specialists and speed up the development of 3 brand-new custom visuals for Power BI. The work has begun, and the team plans to launch the new visualizations within a year.
Jun 12, 2022
Do you know how to make a waterfall chart? Here are 7 tips you should know when building user friendly Power BI waterfall charts. Customize it to tell a data story that helps you make data driven decisions. Bar and column charts work great for visualizing a beginning and ending value. However, these charts fail to display the full data story by leaving out all the unique factors that contribute to a final net value. In this article, we will look at the basics of waterfall charts and what practices you can implement to build the best waterfall charts in Power BI.
Feb 14, 2022
Power BI bar charts are a simple and efficient way to show category-based data. Almost everyone has used a bar chart, which is why they've remained incredibly popular through the years. In this article, we will explore the many ways you can make Power BI bar charts even more powerful and use them to the max.
Dec 16, 2021
Aug 30, 2021
It's no secret that the leading organizations of the world don't take any chances when it comes to business strategy - they use business intelligence to make data-driven decisions. Just like a sports team needs a coach or an army needs a strategist to achieve victory, your can reach your business goals more efficiently with the help of a robust BI system and expert BI analysts.
Sep 22, 2020
Sep 22, 2020
You and your colleagues, most likely, send thousands of emails between each other. You can transform these emails into valuable data by performing a Power BI email analysis. It's a great way to optimize your internal communication channels and identify possible issues, and in this article, we will show you how to do it by using Drill Down Graph PRO.
Feb 26, 2020