Google Sheets vs Microsoft Excel

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Google Sheets vs Microsoft Excel: What are the differences?

What is Google Sheets? Create and edit spreadsheets online, for free. Access, create, and edit your spreadsheets wherever you go—from your phone, tablet, or computer.

What is Microsoft Excel? A spreadsheet program included in the Microsoft Office suite of applications. Present tables of values arranged in rows and columns that can be manipulated mathematically using basic and complex arithmetic.

Google Sheets and Microsoft Excel can be categorized as "Spreadsheets Online" tools.

According to the StackShare community, Google Sheets has a broader approval, being mentioned in 112 company stacks & 287 developers stacks; compared to Microsoft Excel, which is listed in 16 company stacks and 18 developer stacks.

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What is Google Sheets?

Access, create, and edit your spreadsheets wherever you go—from your phone, tablet, or computer.

What is Microsoft Excel?

Present tables of values arranged in rows and columns that can be manipulated mathematically using basic and complex arithmetic.
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        What are some alternatives to Google Sheets and Microsoft Excel?
        Airtable
        Working with Airtable is as fast and easy as editing a spreadsheet. But only Airtable is backed by the power of a full database, giving you rich features far beyond what a spreadsheet can offer.
        Smartsheet
        It is an intuitive online project management tool enabling teams to increase productivity using cloud, collaboration, & mobile technologies. It provides your organization with a powerful work platform that offers exceptional speed to business value
        Google Docs
        It is a word processor included as part of a free, web-based software office suite offered by Google. It brings your documents to life with smart editing and styling tools to help you easily format text and paragraphs.
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        Review ofGoogle SheetsGoogle Sheets

        Pros are: easy for collaborative work making use of the cloud storage version history and revert back option VBA scripts compatibility Cons: little slow with very large sheets Chart formats are not so good lacking of excel analytical powers (pivots, conditional formats, etc.)

        How developers use Google Sheets and Microsoft Excel
        Avatar of Sud Web
        Sud Web uses Google SheetsGoogle Sheets

        We use Google Sheets to store the call for speakers proposals received from Google Forms.

        Then we use Spreadsheets API to populate a Single Page App for reviewing proposal, vote and sort.

        Avatar of Nils Hitze
        Nils Hitze uses Google SheetsGoogle Sheets

        I'm using Google Sheets on a regular basis to plan events, calculate budgets and prices for products and many other eventualities

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        Tyler Morgan uses Microsoft ExcelMicrosoft Excel

        This is my tool of choice for doing quickly data analysis and visualization.

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        TOMIS uses Google SheetsGoogle Sheets

        Use it for a high level overview of product roadmap and QA progress

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        Walter uses Google SheetsGoogle Sheets

        Ad-hoc analysis.

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