How to create a new pie, list or bar chart widget?

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So you’ve looked over our “Which types of widgets should you choose” article, and you’ve decided that the pie, list, or bar chart is the one for you? Great! Pie, list and bar charts are great display options that create variety and, most importantly, help show your data in a clearly understandable way.

So how do you create a new widget, whether it’s a pie, list or bar chart?

First, you have to build your widget from scratch using the custom widgets.

Then, you select your metric and dimension combination.

The magic happens when you go in the widget options through the edit menu.

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In the end, you get a easy-to-customize widget, of which you can create multiple variations.

Isn’t that beautiful?