Simple presentation; easy to read and create Clean presentation of multiple data series with many data points Good for showing trends over periods of time Can handle positive and negative values


Harder to read when lines overlap frequently Line can imply more data than actually available (compared to bar or column chart)

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Dave Bruns

Hi - I’m Dave Bruns, and I run Exceljet with my wife, Lisa. Our goal is to help you work faster in Excel. We create short videos, and clear examples of formulas, functions, pivot tables, conditional formatting, and charts.   

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