cleanplots: Stata graphics scheme
cleanplots is a Stata graphics scheme to change the default look of Stata graphics. It is designed to implement best data visualization practices for readability and effective graphics. It is especially designed for better and easier default graphs of predictions and marginal effects.
Read the cleanplots help file here
To install in Stata:
net install cleanplots, from("https://tdmize.github.io/data/cleanplots")
Once installed, to change your graphics scheme:
set scheme cleanplots, perm
Read the cleanplots help file by executing the following command (also available here):
cleanplots (on the left) vs Stata's default graphics scheme (s2color; on the right).
Note I recommend more polished figures for use in papers; these are only meant to illustrate the difference in the default choices.
hist vidtv, percent
marginsplot, recastci(rline) ciopts(lpat(dash))
twoway scatter residstd index [w=influence]
marginsplot, recast(scatter) x(educ)
cibar income, over1(degree) over2(woman)
lowess job phd