Week 12 – March Madness

Week 12 – March Madness

In a nod to our friends at Saint Joseph’s university in Philadelphia, I picked March Madness data for week 12, highlighting the phenomenon that is US college basketball. The original article focused on the challenges around predicting which teams will feature in...
Week 11 – The Likelihood of Orgasm

Week 11 – The Likelihood of Orgasm

This week was a bit of a risk for Makeover Monday. Eva and I weren’t sure how people would respond to a data set about orgasms, so we asked The Data Duo what they thought. To say they were excited is a big understatement. 108 vizzes later, we have an incredible...
Week 10 – Top 500 YouTube Gaming Channels

Week 10 – Top 500 YouTube Gaming Channels

During week 10 we used SocialBlade‘s statistics on the Top 500 YouTube Gaming Channels to improve on their simple table and create vizzes that would convey the information better than the original. There were a number of really good submissions this week and I...
Week 9 – Andy’s American Express Spending

Week 9 – Andy’s American Express Spending

I wanted to give the Makeover Monday Community a chance to have some fun this week, so I provided them with every American Express transaction of mine from 2016. There were some really interesting vizzes and a lot that could use some more work. I made notes throughout...
Makeover Monday at Saint Joseph’s University

Makeover Monday at Saint Joseph’s University

We’re 59 days into the new year and the Makeover Monday project has reached new heights in those first 9 weeks. Not only do we have an astonishing 1,233 vizzes that were submitted since January 1, 2017, but we have also had 359 different authors participating in...
Week 8 – The EU Potato Sector

Week 8 – The EU Potato Sector

For week 8 of Makeover Monday we looked at the EU potato sector, including harvested production, cultivated areas, yield and prices. Why did I pick data about potatoes? Because I love potatoes. I think they’re the best vegetable in the world and most people at...