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Welcome to the official documentation for Akuko, your all-in-one data storytelling platform. Whether you're a data analyst, journalist, educator, or business professional, Akuko empowers you to transform raw data into captivating narratives, interactive visualizations, and informative reports.

This comprehensive documentation is your guide to exploring the features, tools, and capabilities that Akuko offers. Whether you're a beginner getting started with your first data story or an advanced user looking to leverage the full potential of the platform, you'll find everything you need here.

What is Akuko?

Akuko is more than just a data visualization tool - it's a complete data storytelling platform designed to help you communicate insights effectively and engage your audience. With Akuko, you can:

  • Create Engaging Data Stories: Craft interactive data stories that combine different types of components like maps, tables, charts, images, text, and more. Turn complex data into easily understandable narratives.

  • Connect to Various Data Sources: Seamlessly connect to data from sources like Google Sheets, CSV files, geoJSON files, and PostgreSQL databases. Akuko ensures your data remains up-to-date and synchronized.

  • Customize with Ease: Customize the look and feel of your data stories. Choose from a variety of fonts, colors, and themes to match your brand identity and style.

  • Foster Collaboration: Collaborate with teams using Spaces - private workspaces for group collaboration. Create sources, posts, and projects together to ensure efficient teamwork.

  • Bring Data to Life: Utilize filters, events, and dynamic features to make your data interactive. Enable your audience to explore, filter, and analyze data on their own terms.

Let's Begin

Whether you're a data enthusiast, a seasoned analyst, or someone new to the world of data storytelling, this documentation is here to guide you. Let's embark on this journey together as we explore the ins and outs of Akuko, unlocking the power of data-driven narratives.

Ready? Let's dive in!