How to create a dot plot in Illustrator or online

Learn here how to make a dot plot with Datylon, either using Datylon Online or the plug-in for Illustrator

Although the video shows how a dot plot is created in Datylon for Illustrator, the styling of the chart is exactly the same for the Datylon Online.

This video showcases the making of a dot plot using the data from the World Happiness Report 2021. The chart itself shows how 2020 changed the mood in the countries with the highest happiness score.

This tutorial is also available in a form of an article here.




Download data from the tutorial here.

The colors used in the tutorial:

  • green (#cbcc51)

  • yellow (#f5ce47)
  • red (#d93569)
  • cyan (#499798)
  • dark green (#03323f)