Data journalism tools made easy.

Deliver complex stories through engaging visualizations, allowing your readers to dive into the content that matters most. Get involved in a new breed of journalistic reporting and news applications, and deliver data driven maps with ease.

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Dynamic and interactive maps tailored specifically for journalists and news organizations.

By providing an engaging contextual layer to your data you're able to give your readers an easy to navigate augmented experience, involving them in the story in meaningful ways.

Dynamic and interactive maps tailored specifically for journalists and news organizations.
  • Update maps and visualizations in real time.

    Using an API to import and manage your data, CartoDB allows you to present stories from historical data or as they unfold in real time.

  • Unmatched granularity and scalability.

    Whether you're looking to visualize data on a county or country wide basis, CartoDB provides you with the granularity you need to make an impact. And with everything hosted in the could, your visualizations can scale to meet even the most demanding traffic requirements.

  • Beautiful, insightful and engaging.

    We understand that content must provide insight and engagement to make an impact, which is why we’ve made making beautiful maps easier than ever from the CartoDB dashboard.

Import and visualize trends from the most relevant sources.

Import, track, and visualize real time data streams, such as live feeds form the most popular social networks, or import large and complex data sets. CartoDB allows you to show trends and give your readers a new window to the internet.

Import and visualize trends from the most relevant sources.

Event mapping

Event mapping

Use maps to tell a story about what's happening where.

Whether you're visualization conflict from the Arab spring, or mapping photos and videos from the London Olympics as they come in from social media channels, CartoDB helps you build that compelling story and narrative.

Mobile and tablet ready out of the box

Mobile and tablet ready out of the box

With mobile and tablet readership growing quarter on quarter we understand the importance of mobile ready content delivery, which is why we've ensured that your stories will render the same way whether your readers are at home, in the office, or on the go.

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Build data-driven stories

Whether exploring US droughts, displaying changing values, or exploring regional demographic patterns using economic or sociologic data, CartoDB allows you to quickly build rich data driven stories that matter.

Build data-driven stories

Intuitive, quick and friendly to use

CartoDB allows you to upload and visualize your data with minutes, and since it works with CartoCSS transforming your data into beautiful maps and visualizations has never been easier.

Intuitive, quick and friendly to use

CartoDB is also used by

  • The Guardian
  • Wall Street Journal
  • Newsweek
  • Folha de S.Paulo

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