In this article, you will learn how to make a bar chart in Googles Sheets.
See how to customize your chart with an example. Assume you are a finance manager and want to visualize your company's historical and estimated revenue performance in 2022 according to the company brand fonts and colors. You want to make the following changes to the basic chart you have just created:
Font style change
Go to “Chart style” in the “Customize” tab. Select “Roboto” from the drop-down list at “Font”.
Revision of the title
Go to “Chart & axis titles” in the “Customize” tab. Select “Chart title”, enter the title in the text box, change font style and color, make it bold, and change text color.
Change of bars’ color
Go to “Series” in the “Customize” tab. Select “Fill color” in the “Format” section; choose the color you want to fill in.
Adjustment of the vertical axis
Go to “Vertical axis” in the “Customize” tab. Check “Show axis line” (if unchecked as a default setting), and input specific values for the minimum and maximum of the vertical axis range.
Removal of the gridlines
Go to “Gridlines and ticks” in the “Customize” tab. Uncheck “Major gridlines” (if checked as a default setting).
Adding data labels
Go to “Series” in the “Customize” tab. Check “Data label” at the bottom of the menu. Change “Position” from “Auto” to “Outside end”.
Check this article to learn how to create a stacked column chart.
Check this article to learn how to create a scatter chart.
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Learn how to do this step-by-step in the video below 👇