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7 Data Science Conferences to Attend in 2019

7 Data Science Conferences to Attend in 2019

If you've ever been to a conference, you know how much there is to learn. Which data science conferences will you attend? 2019's coming to an end. Check out my list of 8 Data Science Conferences To Attend In 2020. Data Science Dojo's sponsoring Kaggle Days Tokyo! Kagglers of all levels are wel...

Does The Shift in Major League Baseball Work?

Does The Shift in Major League Baseball Work?

Take a look at WRC+, wOBA, and wRAA to determine if the shift is really creating a problem for Major League Baseball.Argue all you want, nobody was better on the diamond than Ted Williams. The last player to finish a season with a .400 avg, Teddy Ballgame was also one of the first r...

Getting Started with Kaggle Competitions

Getting Started with Kaggle Competitions

What's a Kaggle Competition? I didn't know, so I looked it up. Get started by reading what I learned, and find an active list of competitions.  First of all, what's Kaggle?   Until a few months ago I didn't know the answer to that question. If you don't either that's okay, we're goi...

How the Government Shutdown (was) affecting Data Science

How the Government Shutdown (was) affecting Data Science

During the longest government shutdown in the US history, many industries were affected, but maybe none more than data science. [UPDATE 1/28/19 The US Government Shutdown has ended, and online databases have been restored. The following article documents how the Dec 2018- Jan 2019 shutdow...

Our Top Video Marketing Platforms

Our Top Video Marketing Platforms

Online videos account for 80% of all consumer internet traffic. Here are some platforms that make data analysis easy.The importance of video marketing cannot be overstated. By 2019, video traffic will account for 80% of all consumer internet traffic, and one-third of all online activity is spe...

A Comprehensive Tutorial on Classification using Decision Trees

A Comprehensive Tutorial on Classification using Decision Trees

Complete the tutorial to revisit and master the fundamentals of decision tree classification models, one of the simplest and easiest models to explain. Introduction Data Scientists use machine learning techniques to make predictions under a variety of scenarios. Machine learning can be use...

6 Effective Email Marketing Metrics to Measure Success

6 Effective Email Marketing Metrics to Measure Success

Every email marketing campaign will succeed or fail, but how do you categorize something as a success or a failure? That's where metrics come in. Marketing campaigns are measured differently depending on your overarching goal, but most of the metrics we all use are the same. Metrics are a...

Marketing Analytics Tools For Success

Marketing Analytics Tools For Success

From customer relationship management to tracking analytics, marketing tools are important in the modern world. Learn how to make the most of these tools.What do you normally find in a toolbox? A hammer, screwdriver, nails, tape measure? If you're building a bird house, these would be perfect for ...

Unfolding Naive Bayes from Scratch Part Two

Unfolding Naive Bayes from Scratch Part Two

Naive Bayes, one of the most common algorithms, can do a fairly good job at most classification tasks. A Deep Dive into Naïve Bayes for Text Classification Often used for classifying text into categories, Naive Bayes uses probability to make predictions for the purpose of classifica...

Do Not Let Ad Hoc Analysis Drag you Down

Do Not Let Ad Hoc Analysis Drag you Down

Maybe your boss isn’t Bill Lumbergh, but if his understanding of analytics is limited to green and red, chances are you’ve rolled your eyes more than once.Hello Peter, what's happening? Ummm, I'm gonna need you to go ahead come in tomorrow to build that report. So if you could be here around 9...