The scoop on Socrata Perspectives

Last update: May 12, 2016
If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.
                                                                               — Rudyard Kipling
Welcome to Perspectives, Socrata's next-gen data narration solution.  This solution helps data owners and subject matter experts create, collaborate on and publish data-driven stories on a single platform.  Our hope is that Perspectives will promote timely and meaningful interactions among departments and government leadership, and with the community.    

This collection of stories will be refreshed every time a new feature or expanded functionality is added to the Perspectives code base. Check back often to see the latest and greatest.
Questions or feedback on anything you read below?  Don't hesitate to reach out to Emily at or 815.252.3817.