Present Data Visually in Bubble Plot Charts
Charts and Graphs
Edraw offers you not only a template but also powerful tools and functionalities enabling direct edition right in the bubble chart. The strength of bubble chart lies in its ease of comprehension by displaying values with different size of bubble-like circles. One chart can show a set of three dimensions of figures. Aiming to help users as much as possible, Edraw has done many difficult operations in prior with only several simple steps left.
Before starting, you need to prepare your own data so that you can choose a suitable template or bubble plot symbol. Analyze the statistics to decide maximum and minimum value and bubble number.
Choose Bubble Plot Template
Edraw offers one built-in bubble plot example and two templates. You can use anyone according to your need. If the example is suitable, just double click to open it and then modify it. If your statistics include negative numbers, use "Bubble 2" template in the Scatter and Bubble Library. Drag the suitable template directly onto a blank page.
Set Bubble Plot Point Number
By default, the templates have 8 bubbles. Use the chart's floating action button to configure point number quickly. You can add or delete one bubble each time by clicking once on "Add a Point" or "Delete a Point" respectively. If you need to set a certain figure of bubbles, follow these steps:
Type in Data Labels
If the data labels are hidden click "Show Data Label" in the chart's floating menu. Double click the text box of the labels to type in new names.
Every bubble is attached with one floating button for editing its data, including X axis position, Y axis position and value. Change its data according to the instructions below.
Change Color and Fill Pattern of Bubble Plot
By using different colors and fill patterns, you can beautify your graph. Furthermore you can make it infographic and more impressive by attaching other visual clipart and pictures.
Save and Export Bubble Plot
After you complete the bubble plot, you can save it as a project file for revision later. Or you can print or export it in the html, pdf, svg and transparent png format. In addition, exporting it into MS Word, Excel or PowerPoint is also achievable with one click.