Which Japanese news topics get the most attention? This interactive scatterplot analyzes 227 news clips posted to Nippon TV’s Facebook page in the first quarter of 2019 according to key metrics Reach and Views. Filtering videos by topic, users can assess which themes are the most watched by followers of Nippon TV. Hovering over circles shows the titles of each news post.

This visualization was produced for a report commissioned by Japan’s leading commercial network Nippon TV to better understand how to expand the audience for its international services. It was created with JavaScript, p5.js, CSS and HTML.