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Learning Highcharts by Joe Kuan

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Using Highcharts APIs

In this section, we will build an example using jQuery, jQuery UI, and Highcharts to explore each component's APIs. All the example code from here on will be using object hierarchy to access chart components, that is chart.series[0].data[0]. The user interface used here has a very minimal look and is far from perfect, as the main purpose of this exercise is to examine the Highcharts APIs.

First, let's see the usage of this user interface and then we will dissect the code to understand how the operations are performed. The following is the screenshot of the frontend:

Using Highcharts APIs

This is a simple web front end for plotting the stock data chart ...

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