Here are some notes for making good looking graphs with excel, for papers.
- coloring scheme
- do not use the default coloring scheme. You can change the color scheme by manually change the color of a certain bar. Additionally you can use “paste special” to paste the style to a different file
- You can right click on a bar, and format it to use non uniform color bars. You can use bars
- Adding a solid line
- this can be done by right clicking on a bar and format, then line.