Data Viz Done Right

October 4, 2016

Tableau Tip Tuesday: How to Label the Top N Points on a Line Chart

For this week’s tip, I go back to an old tip from 2001 and demonstrate how to use a parameter and a rank calculation to display the top N points on a line chart. It’s pretty straight forward and doesn’t require anything complicated. This method is definitely simpler than the original post, which used an INDEX table calculation.