If you’ve ever written an assignment, dissertation or thesis in which you needed to present a lot of complex data, you’ll know that choosing the right chart can have a significant impact on how well your arguments are understood and received. Excel provides no shortage of options, but it’s not always easy to figure what’s best for a particular data type.
Thankfully, the folks at ExtremePresentation have compiled this very useful “thought-starter” to help you out. Simply start in the middle and work your way out to find the best chart for your specific visualisation purpose and data type. You can also download a printable PDF version here.