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5. D3.js: Animation & Interaction, Part I
August 1, 2013 | 5 minutes | By Scott Becker
Animation can transform a boring static picture into an amazing experience, and get people's attention. But beyond looking nice, animation makes it easier to follow the data. Learn about transitions, key frames, interpolators, and timing.
Standard Selections vs Transitions
// update an element instantly d3.select('circle') .attr('cx', 200); // update an element with a transition d3.select('circle') .transition().attr('cx', 200);
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