Before you can craft insights, you have to consider what insight type you want to make. There are fifteen insight types available, and depending on what type of insight you are creating, you may not be able to use certain measures.
All insight types are represented by their respective icons in the insight type switcher in Analytical Designer. You can hover your mouse over each icon and a tooltip with the insight type’s name will appear.
In Components of Analytical Designer
, we discussed how each insight type has different sections. These sections are Measures
, View By
, Stack By
, Trend By
, and Segment By
. Each section will have a different purpose for the specific insight type you choose.
As discussed in Creating an insight
, some measure and attribute combinations won’t work in certain insight types.
Below are the different insight types you may choose from: