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Open A Socrata Dataset In Plot.ly

Overview: Plot.ly is a tool to help you easily create interactive charts and dashboards to share online with your audience.

Requirements and Limitations: Plot.ly will accept up to 5 MB of data through this connection, and it will only work with public datasets.



To get started with Plot.ly, navigate to a tabular dataset of your choice, and from the Primer page, select Explore Data and choose to open in Plot.ly.


Once you select to open the data, you will be take to the Plot.ly chart creation experience, and the data you selected will be automatically imported in the table. From there, you can change chart types, select the fields used in the charts, customize the layout and design, and much more.


By logging in to Plot.ly, you can save and share your visualization.

For more information on Plot.ly’s products, visit their site.

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