How to insert axis titles in Excel

Excel offers a very interesting way to insert axis titles. We can cater to this problem statement by using the chart options. We can perform the below mentioned way to insert axis titles in excel:

We’ll learn about this methodology step by step.

To do this yourself, please follow the steps described below;

Step 1 – Excel workbook with a chart

– Open the desired Excel workbook containing a chart where the axis labels can be added

Step 2 – Using the chart options

– Now click on the “+” icon at the top right of the chart as shown in the image above, and then check the “Axis Labels” checkbox.

Step 3 – Getting the blank axis labels

– Now type in the name which you want to give to the axis

Step 4 – Axis title obtained

– We can see that the axis title which we have just entered for the y axis as “Sales”.