Hello, can we stop using pie charts?
Feb 22, 2019
Christopher Yee
1 minute read

I came across this tweet and its corresponding graph a few days ago:

I love ahrefs and all but it’s 2019 - WHY ARE WE STILL USING PIE CHARTS?!

I’ll spare my opinion since there is already a ton of literature out but here’s a few to get started:

In any case, I decided this would be the best time to try out the xkcd R package and reconstruct the chart into something more sensible for human beings to interpret.