Adding New Tutorials

Tutorials are written as individual .md files. The tutorials are organized in folders (by subject) in the /_post folder: To create a new tutorial, create a new .md file in the appropriate folder for the tutorial (i.e. if the tutorial is for a feature of Plotly’s workspace add your .md file to the plotly2 folder). The title of your .md file must include the date (date created):

Front Matter

These are the variables defined at the top of each post:

For example, here is the front matter for the boxplot tutorial:

layout: tutorial-single_layout
title: Box Plots in Plotly 2.0
subtitle: A convenient way of graphically depicting groups of numerical data through their quartiles.
meta_description: A tutorial on how to make a box plot in Plotly 2.0.
permalink: /make-a-box-plot/
imageurl: ../static/images/how-to-make-a-boxplot/thum-how-to-make-a-boxplot.png
state: active
tags: statistical
order: 2.5
actioncall: How to Make a Box Plot in Plotly 2.0
live-graph: <iframe width="900" height="800" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" src=""></iframe>
otherlang: Know how to program? See how to create this in [Python]( or [R](