Very nice collection of visualization methods, nicely visualized. Another nice find from Boing Boing.
Periodic Table of Visualization Methods
David Pescovitz: Visual-Literacy.org is an online introductory tutorial about how data, abstract thoughts, and concepts can be graphically represented more easily hold complexity in your mind and navigate through it to gain useful insights. One of their examples of knowledge maps is this excellent Periodic Table of Visualization Methods. Rolling your mouse over each form of visualization brings up an example of the technique. It looks like it would very useful if you think a visualization is in order but you’re not sure which specific kind to try.
Link to Periodic Table, Link to PDF paper “Towards a Periodic Table of Visualization Methods for Management” (Thanks, Mike Love!)[Boing Boing]