AnyChart vs D3.js: What are the differences?
AnyChart and D3.js can be primarily classified as "Charting Libraries" tools.
"Easy to use and super fast" is the top reason why over 7 developers like AnyChart, while over 168 developers mention "Beautiful visualizations" as the leading cause for choosing D3.js.
D3.js is an open source tool with 85.8K GitHub stars and 21K GitHub forks. Here's a link to D3.js's open source repository on GitHub.
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If you've tried using D3.js, it's a pretty poor developer experience, and that translates to spending a bunch of time getting the graphs one wants even for things that are conceptually pretty basic. Plotly isn't amazing (it's decent), but it's way better than than D3 unless you have very specialized needs.
D3.js is an amazing library for doing visualizations, charts/graphs, etc. We are experimenting with it for metric visualizations, marketing graphs/charts, and basically anywhere we could use this amazing library.
Creating online data visualizations to illustrate your potential or interact in new ways with your users. Including transistions, animations and graphs.
Charts, charts, charts. Data visualizations are a great way to communicate information to people who need to know it, quickly and concisely.
We use D3 for creating custom charts that aren't available in off-the-shelf libraries