Working with images in tableau can be a bit frustrating. one of the frustrating parts of the workflow is getting images sized to fit the web object pane if you're loading them from the internet. In this video, I combine the capability of the image hosting service Cloudinary with the capability of a Tableau to allow you to change the size of an image being loaded dynamically through a calculation without having to first render the image or create duplicate versions.
0:00 Introduction 0:22 Getting setup 2:52 The dashboard setup 5:32 How Cloudinary works 8:30 Adding dynamic URLs to your dashboard 14:47 Transformations Cloudinary can do with URLs 16:44 Costs 18:59 Conclusions
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