# Force-Directed Graph

By Hashpath

Use a force-directed graph to show relationships between entities in your data.

Use a force-directed graph to show relationships between entities in your data.

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Plug-ins### Overview

Install this plug-in for free by importing the project(s) from the GitHub repository linked at the top of the listing.

**Originally created for Looker's Marketplace by Hashpath**

Nodes within the graph are mathematically clustered together based-on their relationship with other nodes. The weight of the link (line between nodes) is based on the magnitude of the relationship. Force-directed graphs are particularly effective for visualizing how various entities (dimensions) are connected to each other.

**This diagram requires 4 dimensions and 0-1 measures.** It was built using the D3 visualization library.

**Checkout the visualization's repo for more details.**