How to Use Excel Sparklines for Better Looking Tables

How to Use Excel Sparklines for Better Looking Tables

What is a Sparkline?A sparkline, also known as an ‘inline chart’, is a very small chart that can fit inside a single cell. Sparklines are drawn without axes or coordinates to give an immediate visual representation of trends in data. The idea behind this...
Create an Excel Heat Map

Create an Excel Heat Map

What is a Heat Map? A heat map is a two-dimensional graphical representation of data, where values are represented by a color scale in a matrix layout. Color-coded cells allow easily identifying the outliers and see the patterns in your data. Excel’s cell-based matrix...
Data Validation: Excel Doing the Data Cleaning for You

Data Validation: Excel Doing the Data Cleaning for You

One of the most versatile features of Excel that is data validation can validate user entries based on rules set by you. With this feature, you can impose strict rules on cells where users can’t enter any invalid data, or display warning messages to make your users...
Least useful Excel formulas

Least useful Excel formulas

Microsoft Excel features more than 400 formulas that users enjoy when creating marvelous data models, calculators, and fun tools. Microsoft keeps adding new ones every now and then, but usually also keeps the existing ones for the sake of backwards compatibility....