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What is aesthetics and attributes in ggplot's world?

ggplot2 is a powerful data visualization tool of R. Make quick visualizations to explore or share your insights. Learning how aesthetics and attributes are defined in ggplot will give you an edge to develop your skills quickly. ggplot2 tips: distinction between aesthetics and attributes Aesthetics are defined inside aes() in ggplot syntax and attributes are outside the aes(). e.g. ggplot(data, aes(x, y, color=var1) + geom_point(size=6) We typically understand aesthetics as how something looks, color, size etc.