Setting expectations: Graphs in Illustrator


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Setting expectations: Graphs in Illustrator

Displaying data visually though the use of charts and graphs, for example, can be an extremely powerful way to convey information and the good news is that Illustrator has a nice set of tools to create these graphs and charts. The bad news is that Illustrator's graphs and charting tools haven't been updated since like version 6 and as such when you try to compare Illustrator's graphing functions to things like Excel or found in other applications, they fail in comparison. But not all is lost because you do have a tremendous amount of graphical capabilities in all the other areas inside of Illustrator and at the end of the day graphs and charts that are created inside of Illustrator are simply regular paths just like any other. As such you can use your own design towns to create great looking charts.

Now just to set the right expectations here as we start to work with graphing functions inside of Illustrator, you may look at this document here. It's called graphs.ai an...

Setting expectations: Graphs in Illustrator
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Setting expectations: Graphs in Illustrator provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Mordy Golding as part of the Illustrator CS4 Beyond the Basics

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