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How to Build Data Visualizations in Excel

When I show people a dot plot, the first thing they say is “Cool, but how do I make that?” and this page has all your answers. From time to time I publish blog posts with step-by-step directions on how to make amazing visualizations right inside Excel and I’ve collected those instructions for you right here.

You’ll find more chart choices with updated instructions on how to make them – AND my Quantitative Chart Chooser – in my book, Effective Data Visualization.

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Graph Guides is a custom-built, year-long sprint through 50 Academy tutorials.

When you enroll, we’ll assess your current data viz skill set, build you a customized learning path, and hold your hand as you blaze your way to new talents.

Enrollment re-opens Spring 2022