Better Chart Backgrounds for Visual Clarity in Power BI

The art of visualization layout is a tricky one. Once you start throwing more than one or two charts onto a page it can start to turn into a tricky-to-navigate hodgepodge of lines and bars where it’s hard to get a sense of the hierarchy of the page. In this video we’re going to show you how to build just-visible light gray backgrounds into the plot area of your charts to give your pages a clean sense of layout.

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Brian Grant

Brian Grant

Brian Grant is a masterful Senior Analytics Consultant by day, and a Power BI legend by night. A passion for Power BI drove him to holistically master the tool from all three perspectives: M, DAX, and the visualization layer. Brian is a constant teacher who leads Power BI training sessions, while sharing his wealth of expertise through video and blogging resources.
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