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Dataquest’s learning platform is user-friendly enough that if you’d like to, you can simply dive right in. But if you’re the type who likes to flip through the user manual first, this article is for you. In it, we’re going to cover the basic features of the Dataquest platform, and pass along some helpful tips […]
Data cleaning might not be the reason you got interested in data science, but if you’re going to be a data scientist, no skill is more crucial. Learn how to clean data with Python and pandas in our new course.
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Last week, we launched a totally revamped version of our introductory Python course. Now, we’re doing the same for our intermediate Python course. Say hello to Python for Data Science: Intermediate! The new course is available now, and just like the introductory Python course, it’s completely free. This course has been carefully designed to build […]
It’s virtually impossible to succeed at anything without a solid understanding of the fundamentals. That’s why we take particular care in ensuring that our introductory courses, the gateways to data science, are as well-crafted as possible. Today, we’re announcing the re-launch of our introductory Python course, Python for Data Science: Fundamentals. It’s available right now, […]
Deep learning is a type of machine learning that’s growing at an almost frightening pace. Nearly every projection has the deep learning industry expanding massively over the next decade. This market research report, for example, expects deep learning to grow 71x in the US and more than that globally over the next ten years. There’s […]
One of the reasons that R is a top language for data science is that it’s great for data visualization. R users can take advantage of the wildly popular ggplot2 package to turn massive data sets into easily-readable charts in just a few lines of code. That can be incredibly valuable for presenting your data, […]
In the world of data science, R is an increasingly popular programming language for a reason. It was built with statistical manipulation in mind, and there’s an incredible ecosystem of packages for R that let you do amazing things – particularly in data visualization – that would be much more difficult in Python. But R […]
We’re always working on ways to help you learn and keep you motivated — from new features, to celebrating student stories. In this post, we give you a quick overview of what we’ve released recently, and what’s coming up. Takeaways Programming is comprised of many small actions and concepts, and it can be hard to […]
At Dataquest, we want to help you reach your goals. Learning is easier when your environment works with you. We’re excited to announce a few new features that will speed up your learning. Mission reference tab With our new mission reference tab, you can easily search through all our content. You’ll find it at the […]
At Dataquest, we are always working to improve your experience and expand our learning paths. We’re excited to announce several new courses and a few new features we think you’ll love. New courses Our new R Fundamentals course teaches you basic syntax and expressions. You’ll use data structures to build your own grade calculator, make […]
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