#390 Excel’s Cool Sparkline Charts

If you’ve never heard of sparklines, they are tiny charts that display right inside a single cell of your spreadsheet to visually represent your data. Sparklines are a great, easy to create way to show trends in a series of values at a glance.

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Creating a sparkline in Excel is super quick and easy.

  1. Select the data you want to use in your sparkline.
  2. Go to Insert » Sparkline and select the type of sparkline
  3. Specify a the target cell where you want the sparkline to be

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So go ahead and start using sparklines to impress your boss and make your data easier to understand.

Learn more about these cool sparklines along with some good tips & tricks for using them.

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