C3.js vs D3.js vs Highcharts





What is C3.js?

c3 is a D3-based reusable chart library that enables deeper integration of charts into web applications.

What is D3.js?

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 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.

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        Plotly.js is the only open-source JavaScript library for data visualization in the sciences and engineering. Open-source interfaces to Plotly.js are available for Python, R, MATLAB, and React.
        Visualize your data in 6 different ways. Each of them animated, with a load of customisation options and interactivity extensions.
        amCharts is an advanced charting library that will suit any data visualization need. Our charting solution include Column, Bar, Line, Area, Step, Step without risers, Smoothed line, Candlestick, OHLC, Pie/Donut, Radar/ Polar, XY/Scatter/Bubble, Bullet, Funnel/Pyramid charts as well as Gauges.
        The most feature-rich, fully customizable JavaScript charting library available used by start-ups and the Fortune 100 alike.
        It is a Python 2D plotting library which produces publication quality figures in a variety of hardcopy formats and interactive environments across platforms. It can be used in Python scripts, the Python and IPython shells, the Jupyter notebook, web application servers, and four graphical user interface toolkits.
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            Avatar of DaneLyons
            Review ofD3.jsD3.js

            There is so much to like about D3js. It's Javascript, SVG, interactive, it's flexible, fairly well documented...definitely one of the most powerful tools in my webdev toolbox. On top of all that, I occasionally use D3 to produce my version of art.

            How developers use C3.js, D3.js, and Highcharts
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            datapile uses D3.jsD3.js

            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.

            Avatar of Software Antelope
            Software Antelope uses D3.jsD3.js

            Creating online data visualizations to illustrate your potential or interact in new ways with your users. Including transistions, animations and graphs.

            Avatar of Kent Steiner
            Kent Steiner uses D3.jsD3.js

            Charts, charts, charts. Data visualizations are a great way to communicate information to people who need to know it, quickly and concisely.

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            papaver uses HighchartsHighcharts

            used highcharts for my charting needs on and off for various clients through out the years. just it recently on a project.

            Avatar of Reactor Digital
            Reactor Digital uses HighchartsHighcharts

            Translating saved user data that's returned from the database into useful, visually appealing user feedback.

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            MOKA Analytics uses HighchartsHighcharts

            Highcharts provided the best tradeoff between customization and pre-built chart coverage

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            MOKA Analytics uses D3.jsD3.js

            We use D3 for creating custom charts that aren't available in off-the-shelf libraries

            Avatar of Clarabridge Engage
            Clarabridge Engage uses D3.jsD3.js

            Several of the visualisations in our Insights pages use D3.js as their engine.

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            Werarewe uses HighchartsHighcharts

            Makes dynamic graphing so much easier.

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            Arch Systems Inc uses HighchartsHighcharts

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