Small Multiple Caffeine

Screen Shot 2014-12-23 at 3.00.03 PMI have always been drawn to “small multiple” charts, that is, charts that are composed of a series of similar smaller graphs or charts using the same scale and axes, allowing them to be easily compared.

The small multiple term was coined by Edward Tufte, an American statistician and professor emeritus of political science, statistics, and computer science at Yale University who is noted for his writings on information design and as a pioneer in the field of data visualization.

Today, I came a cross a wonderful cross-over of small multiple and infographic in How Much Caffeine is actually in Your Coffee from Dunkin’ to Starbucks. at THRILLIST.

Enjoy responsibly!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s