Guided Project 5: Euro- USD Exchange Rate and the Effect of the Holiday Season

Feedback on the code, graph, general style- everything, really!

Guided Project_Storytelling Data Visualization on Exchange Rates_How Does The Holiday Season Effect the Euro-to-Dollar Exchange Rate (1).ipynb (168.4 KB)

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Hey @fried.jd

The visualization looks great! You’ve made great usage of multiple line graphs to tell the story you want to tell.

Here’s a little bit of feedback:

The thing that sticks out most to me about the graph you chose is the spike around New Year’s. It’d be easier to make that the focus of the story you’re telling since that’s what people’s attention will immediately go towards.

If you wanted to go further, I’d say explore the reason why that New Year’s exchange rate exists and create a story around that. If you do choose to focus your story on that section of the graph maybe choose a different color line on the fourth graph perhaps in green.

Otherwise great work! Keep it up!

@ Johnsonk51502
That makes sense- think I’ll try to build that out more.
Thanks for the encouragement!