How to create a different line chart?

Here, in this blog, we will learn how to create different line chart using Tableau.

Step 1: Create a simple line chart using a date dimension and measure. In the given example it is Order date as Year (Date dimension) and Sum of sales as a measure.

How to create a different line chart in Tableau - PST Analytics

Step 2: Change the date dimension to continuous date dimension and make it as Month of order date.

How to create a different line chart in Tableau - PST Analytics

Step 3: Put one more sales measure in the rows shelf. So, make it as dual axis

How to create a different line chart in Tableau - PST Analytics

Step 4: So, change the chart type to area using the marks card.

Step 5: Format the chart and here we go with all new line chart and a different way of showing the line chart in Tableau. Mind you it is not an area chart. So, to explore more please add other dimension in color and play around with it.

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