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Bretwood Higman

It seems like first dividing the dataset so that each set of creators produces the exact same amount of content would help. So it might be 0.27%, 4% and ~96% of creators, each producing 1/3 of content.

I could even see using a 1/3 1/3 1/3 pie chart. Normally I wouldn't, but in this case you're showing that the numbers are the same and add up to the whole, so the usual issues with pie charts might not apply. And people love pie charts despite their inefficacy for some purposes.

You could stick with the tessellation, and actually say in the figure how many creators each polygon represents. If you had that tesselation reflect the actual data, it might grade from larger polygons representing the largest contributors of each category to smaller polygons. That grading would be easiest with a bar not a pie...

I feel like I'd like to know how many minor users upload the same number of videos as a single super-creator. Conceptually something like 1/3:1/3:1/3 = 1:37:462


BH: There will be more examples in my next post, including the "pie-density" plot, which gets at some of the technical issues (and open questions).

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