Building Predictive Models in 10 Minutes

AnalyticsVidhya has 2 great posts from 2015 about how to quickly build a basic predictive model in 10 minutes. One post is for R and the other for Python. As I am more focused on helping introduce people to data science, let's say building a model in 30 minutes instead of 10. The idea behind … Continue reading Building Predictive Models in 10 Minutes

An Introduction to Stock Market Data Analysis with Python (from Curtis Miller)

If you're new to doing data analysis and Python, Curtis Miller put together two great posts from one of his collegiate lectures. They show how to leverage Python, the Pandas library and open source data to conduct an analysis. In this case he's looking at stocks and their performances. You can do a similar analysis … Continue reading An Introduction to Stock Market Data Analysis with Python (from Curtis Miller)

My Book Recommendations on Data Science via Victor X Wong

This is a book list recommended by Victor X Wong. Most of them were recommended to me or used by me at some point. I will generate my list of books one day. But here is a good start if you are looking for something other than online courses! Interviews with Data Scientists and Data … Continue reading My Book Recommendations on Data Science via Victor X Wong

Are You Tracking?

This is a wonderful write-up of how to get started using Google Analytics. It mostly applies to WordPress later on in the article, but the process is mostly the same for other sites. One of the first mistakes I made when I started this blog and my author website is not monitoring the traffic coming … Continue reading Are You Tracking?