Python Data Visualization Transcripts
Chapter: Welcome to the course
Lecture: Why Python?
0:00 We've talked about why you might want to visualize data, but why use python to do it?
0:05 Well, first python is one of the most popular programming languages in the world and is growing in popularity over time.
0:12 I find also that Python is easy to learn. So if you're new to this space, the hurdles to get started are a lot lower.
0:19 Python also works on all major operating systems so that you can run on your Linux your Mac or your Windows system.
0:26 Python also supports many automation data analysis and visualization tasks. So this means that it will be a tool that you can use and grow with
0:35 over time. And finally, one of the benefits of python is that there is
0:39 a great collection of libraries that are available to do different visualization tests.
0:44 And here's a sample of the ones that we're going to cover in this course.