Data is hot, but without visualization data are not interesting in journalism. The development of new visualization tools goes fast. For years I am using Tableau public for visualizing data. But how about new tools like, PowerBI and Qlik .
In the end they all do the same thing visualizing data in nice graph and maps on dashboards, that can be publicized as a web page. There are differences however, if you don't have the time to try them all and need a comparison between the three software packages, I found the following helpful: Difference Between Power BI vs Tableau vs Qlik. And here is a second one taking R and Shiny into account: https://www.r-bloggers.com/2020/11/3-top-business-intelligence-tools-compared-tableau-powerbi-and-sisense/