Need advice about which tool to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

D3.js

1.7K
1.6K
+ 1
635
WebGL

141
152
+ 1
0
Add tool
Get Advice from developers at your company using Private StackShare. Sign up for Private StackShare.
Learn More
Pros of D3.js
Pros of WebGL
  • 186
    Beautiful visualizations
  • 97
    Svg
  • 91
    Data-driven
  • 80
    Large set of examples
  • 60
    Data-driven documents
  • 23
    Visualization components
  • 20
    Transitions
  • 18
    Dynamic properties
  • 16
    Plugins
  • 11
    Transformation
  • 7
    Makes data interactive
  • 4
    Components
  • 4
    Enter and Exit
  • 3
    Exhaustive
  • 3
    Backed by the new york times
  • 3
    Open Source
  • 2
    Easy and beautiful
  • 2
    Kris
  • 1
    Awesome Community Support
  • 1
    Angular 4
  • 1
    Simple elegance
  • 1
    Templates, force template
  • 1
    Z
    Be the first to leave a pro

    Sign up to add or upvote prosMake informed product decisions

    Cons of D3.js
    Cons of WebGL
    • 10
      Beginners cant understand at all
    • 5
      Complex syntax
      Be the first to leave a con

      Sign up to add or upvote consMake informed product decisions

      - No public GitHub repository available -

      What is D3.js?

      It is a JavaScript library for manipulating documents based on data. Emphasises on web standards gives you the full capabilities of modern browsers without tying yourself to a proprietary framework.

      What is WebGL?

      It is integrated completely into all the web standards of the browser allowing GPU accelerated usage of physics and image processing and effects as part of the web page canvas. Its elements can be mixed with other HTML elements.

      Need advice about which tool to choose?Ask the StackShare community!

      Jobs that mention D3.js and WebGL as a desired skillset
      Pinterest
      San Francisco, CA, US; New York City, NY, US; Portland, OR, US; Seattle, WA, US
      Pinterest
      San Francisco, CA, US; Palo Alto, CA, US; Seattle, WA, US;
      What companies use D3.js?
      What companies use WebGL?
      See which teams inside your own company are using D3.js or WebGL.
      Sign up for Private StackShareLearn More

      Sign up to get full access to all the companiesMake informed product decisions

      What tools integrate with D3.js?
      What tools integrate with WebGL?

      Sign up to get full access to all the tool integrationsMake informed product decisions

      Blog Posts

      Sep 8 2017 at 2:54PM

      Eventbrite-0

      JavaScriptNode.jsReact+7
      6
      9523
      What are some alternatives to D3.js and WebGL?
      three.js
      It is a cross-browser JavaScript library and Application Programming Interface used to create and display animated 3D computer graphics in a web browser.
      Plotly.js
      It is a standalone Javascript data visualization library, and it also powers the Python and R modules named plotly in those respective ecosystems (referred to as Plotly.py and Plotly.R). It can be used to produce dozens of chart types and visualizations, including statistical charts, 3D graphs, scientific charts, SVG and tile maps, financial charts and more.
      Highcharts
      Highcharts currently supports line, spline, area, areaspline, column, bar, pie, scatter, angular gauges, arearange, areasplinerange, columnrange, bubble, box plot, error bars, funnel, waterfall and polar chart types.
      Python
      Python is a general purpose programming language created by Guido Van Rossum. Python is most praised for its elegant syntax and readable code, if you are just beginning your programming career python suits you best.
      Tableau
      Tableau can help anyone see and understand their data. Connect to almost any database, drag and drop to create visualizations, and share with a click.
      See all alternatives