Highcharts is a popular type of web charting software that produces stunning and smooth animated HTML5 SVG graphs.
Joe Kuan continues the Learning Highcharts series, with the second edition comprising of brand new content and revised chapters. The book covers all the graphs supported in Highcharts 4. Step-by-step tutorials demonstrate how to create presentable charts with real-life data. The book also explores how to replicate industry charts from a financial brochure, sports article, 3D infographics, and even a Fiat 500 speedometer.
In a nutshell, this book aims to be the most comprehensive Highcharts book in the market.
What You Will Learn
Use Highcharts to create a simple chart and all the graph series supported in Highcharts 4
Create presentable industry-scale charts with series-specific options
Get to grips with 3D charts and create special effects with 3D-specific options
Use the Highcharts APIs and events to produce interactive charts
Integrate Highcharts with jQuery Mobile and ExtJS's extensions
Discover how to use Highcharts on the server side and get to know about the Highcharts cloud service
Write and apply Highcharts plugins to come up with innovative charts
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