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Learning Highcharts by Joe Kuan

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Chapter 2. Highcharts Configurations

All Highcharts graphs share the same configuration structure and it is crucial for us to get familiar with the core components. However, it is not possible to go through all the configurations in this book. In this chapter, we will explore the properties that are mostly used from a functional point of view and demonstrate them with ongoing examples. We will learn the concept of how Highcharts manages layout, and then explore how to configure axes, specify single series and multiple series data, followed by formatting and styling tooltips in both JavaScript and HTML. Finally, we will get to know how to polish our charts with various types of animations and to apply color gradients. In this chapter we will cover ...

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