How to add error bars in Excel

How to add error bars in Excel

Error bars are graphical representations of data variability in charts. You can add error bars into your Excel charts to provide a more comprehensive view of the data set. An error bar is usually a horizontal and/or vertical line drawn between lowest and highest error...
How to strikethrough in Excel

How to strikethrough in Excel

In this guide, we’re going to show you how to strikethrough in Excel. Download Workbook Strikethrough is a handy formatting option to eliminate data that is not relevant anymore. Let’s see how you can apply this formatting in Excel. Keyboard shortcut Simply press the...
Bar Chart

Bar Chart

Bar charts display data with the use of horizontally placed rectangular bars. Each bar represents a category and they are drawn with proportional length to the represented values. Download Workbook Bar Chart Basics Sections A bar chart has 5 main sections: Plot Area:...
How to calculate variance in Excel

How to calculate variance in Excel

Variance is an important metric in statistics, and it can help you calculate like the risk of an investment. In this guide, we’re going to show you how to calculate variance in Excel. Download Workbook What is variance? Variance is the average of the squared...
Function: VAR

Function: VAR

The VAR function is a statistical function calculates and returns the variance of a sample. The variance provides a general idea of the spread of data, and can be used to calculate the standard deviation or determining risk of an investment. In this guide, we’re going...
How to create a Milestone Chart in Excel

How to create a Milestone Chart in Excel

A milestone chart is a visualization tool that can show scheduled events in a specific time. These significant events are called as milestones. Unfortunately, milestone charts are not natively supported by Excel. In this guide, we’re going to show you how to...