D3: Data-Driven Documents

Pocket Primer

Oswald Campesato

ISBN: 978-1-938549-65-6
Pub Date:  July 2015
Specs: 5 x 8   Paperback with DVD
Pages: 200
Price: $27.95

Mercury Learning eBook

This book provides an overview of D3, such as creating charts and graphs, handling mouse events, and creating animation effects. This book also covers CSS3 and SVG, along with an integrated code sample that uses D3, CSS3, SVG, and HTML5 Canvas. This Pocket Primer is primarily for self-directed learners who are comfortable with HTML/CSS/Javascript and who also want to learn about managing data with D3. In essence, this Pocket Primer serves as a starting point for deeper exploration of D3 and data visualization. Includes source code and videos on the companion DVD.


Brief Table of Contents

1: Introduction to D3. 2: Mouse Events and Animation Effects. 3: Working with Bar Charts and Graphs. 4: Other Graphs and Other Data Formats. 5: CSS3 Introduction. 6: Quick Overview of SVG. 7: D3 with CSS3, Canvas, and SVG. 8: Other D3 APIs and Toolkits. 9: Ajax, WebSockets, and NodeJS. 10: Mobile Applications

About the Author

Oswald Campesato (San Francisco, CA) specializes in Java, Android, jQuery, and CSS3/SVG graphics. He is the author/co-author of seven books including jQuery, CSS3, and HTML5 for Mobile and Desktop Devices and HTML5 Canvas and CSS3 Primer (Mercury Learning).