Plotly Express is a high-level wrapper for Plotly. Explore the key differences between Plotly Express and Go.
- [Instructor] While Plotly has long been known … for its best-in-class visualization capabilities, … historically, it also came with a bit of a learning curve. … If you were taking this course in 2018, for instance, … it would look quite a bit different. … Plotly released what is called Plotly Express in 2019, … and this new high level API vastly simplified the process … to create the coolest visuals Plotly has to offer. … Throughout this course, we'll focus on using Plotly Express, … but there are still use cases … when you'll want to leverage the older framework, … known as graph objects, commonly imported as go. … Let's import the two and get started … in understanding their differences. … We'll proceed with the iris data. … This is a common sample dataset used in machine learning … containing measurements for different species of iris. … As you can see with this code here, … it's incredibly simple to generate … a scatterplot using Plotly Express. … We need to only specify the data source, iris, x, y, …
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