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Highcharts

A charting library written in pure JavaScript, offering an easy way of adding interactive charts to your web site or web application
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What is Highcharts?

Highcharts currently supports line, spline, area, areaspline, column, bar, pie, scatter, angular gauges, arearange, areasplinerange, columnrange, bubble, box plot, error bars, funnel, waterfall and polar chart types.
Highcharts is a tool in the Charting Libraries category of a tech stack.
Highcharts is an open source tool with 10.2K GitHub stars and 2.8K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Highcharts's open source repository on GitHub

Who uses Highcharts?

Companies
772 companies reportedly use Highcharts in their tech stacks, including Accenture, Shelf, and ROBLOX.

Developers
350 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Highcharts.

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Pros of Highcharts
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Low learning curve and powerful
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Multiple chart types such as pie, bar, line and others
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Responsive charts
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Handles everything you throw at it
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Extremely easy-to-parse documentation
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Easy to customize color scheme and palettes
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Built-in export chart as-is to image file

Highcharts's Features

  • It works in all modern mobile and desktop browsers including the iPhone/iPad and Internet Explorer from version 6
  • Free for non-commercial
  • One of the key features of Highcharts is that under any of the licenses, free or not, you are allowed to download the source code and make your own edits
  • Pure Javascript - Highcharts is solely based on native browser technologies and doesn't require client side plugins like Flash or Java.

Highcharts Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Highcharts?
D3.js
It is a JavaScript library for manipulating documents based on data. Emphasises on web standards gives you the full capabilities of modern browsers without tying yourself to a proprietary framework.
amCharts
amCharts is an advanced charting library that will suit any data visualization need. Our charting solution include Column, Bar, Line, Area, Step, Step without risers, Smoothed line, Candlestick, OHLC, Pie/Donut, Radar/ Polar, XY/Scatter/Bubble, Bullet, Funnel/Pyramid charts as well as Gauges.
Tableau
Tableau can help anyone see and understand their data. Connect to almost any database, drag and drop to create visualizations, and share with a click.
Google Charts
It is an interactive Web service that creates graphical charts from user-supplied information. The user supplies data and a formatting specification expressed in JavaScript embedded in a Web page; in response the service sends an image of the chart.
ECharts
It is an open source visualization library implemented in JavaScript, runs smoothly on PCs and mobile devices, and is compatible with most current browsers.
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Highcharts's Followers
810 developers follow Highcharts to keep up with related blogs and decisions.