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The most effective stories are often interactive, visually compelling, and provide deep insight through data. Power BI helps journalists tell better, data-driven stories, without excessive overhead or time investment—and without any coding. Easy connections to data and built-in and custom visualizations mean you can discover, create, and share your data story quickly.

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Follow this step-by-step guidance on how to clean and model your data, produce quick and easy visualizations, and publish interactive visualizations for your audience to explore.

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Visualizations no longer just complement a written story. In our increasingly data-driven world, they’re becoming a mainstream story form and an essential tool for journalists.

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Embed data visualizations in stories on your public blog or website, with Power BI publish to web. Get unlimited views on any device. Edit, update, refresh, and easily control the content you publish.

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