Fabrik 3.8.1 has been released. It is mostly bug fixes and feature enhancements, but does include two new plugins (push notifications, and the sequence element). As usual we strongly recommend testing the new release on a sandbox if your application is mission critical, and always do an Akeeba backup before updating.
Nvd3 Chart visualization
The nvd3 chart is a horizontal or vertical bar chart.
Say we have a Fabrik list with the following data, and we want to create a chart which shows the number of children in each state by age range. The field names are state, under5 and five_ten.
Add a new visualization and select 'nv3d_chart' as the visualization.
You then want to select the following options:
and you will end up with a chart which looks like this:
To swap over the state and ages, to obtain the following chart, set 'Label axis values' to 'Split column':
To swap the axis so that the values are on the Y axis change the chart from 'multi bar chart - horizontal' to 'multi bar chart'.
Also set the margin's property to something like '20,20,100,20' to give the x axis labels more space under the chart (otherwise they are truncated)
The new chart will look like this: