Venn Diagrams

A Venn diagram or set diagram is a diagram that shows all possible logical relations between a finite collection of sets. Venn diagrams were conceived around 1880 by John Venn. They are used to teach elementary set theory, as well as illustrate simple set relationships in probability, logic, statistics, linguistics and computer science.
Posts about Venn Diagrams
  • The secret lives of consumers revealed by data, in GIFs

    … data sets to pinpoint true marketing opportunities. We did just that. Here’s what we found, illustrated in handy Venn Diagrams. Life in the HOV lane Who they are: Neustar’s consumer data showed that these body-conscious, type-A have-it-all’ers are, among other things, big Diet Coke drinkers: they roll large in luxury SUVs — preferring…

    Digiday- 12 readers -
  • BuzzFeed’s latest traffic trick: The ‘social URL’

    … the publisher is willing to forgo any search benefit in favor of getting people to share its posts. There are no guidelines at BuzzFeed for writing social URLs, but there are a few common uses: Instructional social URL Actual headline: 1 Chart That Explains Why People Are Wrong About Venn Diagrams Social URL: http://www.buzzfeed.com/tomphillips…

    Lucia Moses/ Digidayin Social- 32 readers -
  • Accidental Meaning In Graphic Design

    … and point out patterns. But when you have quantitative data, and you rank it with something that looks like a bar chart, you misrepresent the data. An ordered bar chart would have accomplished ranking and visually communicated quantity. 3. Using lines to help a person follow a flow through a design is a good idea, but when you add points on the line…

    Drew Skau/ Visual.lyin Twitter- 12 readers -
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