01. Create a Tableau Public Account Public

Analyzing Public Data with Tableau

Create a free Tableau Public account and download the Tableau desktop software program.

Required Evidence

Create a Tableau Public Account

Create a free Tableau Public account and post a link to your public profile. More Info

Download the Tableau Public Desktop App

Download the Tableau Public desktop app to your local computer and post a screenshot image. Indicate desktop system (e.g., Windows, Mac) in your description. More Info

Badge Overview

Getting started...

To create a free account and download the Tableau Public desktop app, visit the Tableau Public website: https://public.tableau.com/s/
Enter your email address and follow the prompts to set up your online profile and download the desktop app.

Recommended Workflow

The recommended workflow for this mini-course is:
  1. Create a Tableau Public Account
  2. Getting Started Video Tutorials
  3. Discover and Curate Public Data
  4. Creating Charts Video Tutorials
  5. Tableau Public Worksheet
  6. Map Visualization
  7. Dashboards Video Tutorials
  8. Tableau Public Static Dashboard
  9. Data Visualization Interactive Dashboard
  10. Publish Dashboard on Tableau Public

Badge Experts




Badge awarded on 5/29/18

Badge Learners


Badal Kataria


Joined badge on 1/19/17

Casara Sexauer


Joined badge on 5/16/21

Christina Kelly


Joined badge on 12/20/16

Dongyao Wang


Joined badge on 5/17/21

Jack Marchese


Joined badge on 5/17/21

Lilian Ndirangu


Joined badge on 1/21/19

Rafael J. Barros


Joined badge on 6/4/18

Shauna Martin


Joined badge on 2/16/17

Vincent Chen


Joined badge on 5/17/21

Vincent Lanza


Joined badge on 3/21/21

michelle wei


Joined badge on 5/14/19