Live-updates with Datawrapper: An overview

Datawrapper has an option to update charts and tables automatically, without republishing. This can be useful when visualizing daily updated election charts, daily reports of COVID-19 case numbers, etc. Every time a user updates a website with your chart, the chart will freshly get the data from the CSV. 

Here is a round-up of everything you need to know about live-updated visualizations with Datawrapper. If you're not sure where to start, start here

By visualization type

External CSV & JSON data

Using API for automation

FAQ & Troubleshooting 

Still have questions? Reach out at support@datawrapper.de.