YOU HAVE SPOKEN and we will go with ticks out, at least 54% of the time.
To celebrate, let’s make an animated gif where the axis expands over time. We’ll use data we used in our mortgage rate post.
Let’s start by loading the data and plotting a static graph (with ticks out of course).
Make an animation
Let’s have some fun and make an animated version.
For smooth animations we’ll use tweenr. See my earlier post about tweenr for an introduction to tweenr, and more examples here and here.
We’ll have the axes expand as the data evolve.