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Select the right chart type

Select the right chart type: Excel for Mac 2016: Charts in Depth
Select the right chart type: Excel for Mac 2016: Charts in Depth

It's not always obvious which chart type is best at depicting your data. Line charts tend to be favored if you're trying to show a trend (or lack thereof) and bar charts are simply column charts rotated 90 degrees. Because it's so easy to change a chart's type, explore some options before deciding.

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