A series is a collection of related data points. The Chart provides an individual plugin for each series type. All the plugins have the
pointComponent that renders the series points; the
AreaSeries plugins also have the
seriesComponent that renders the path (line or area) connecting the series points.
LineSeries plugin visualizes data as a collection of points connected by a broken line.
SplineSeries plugin connects the points by a line as well, but that line is smooth.
AreaSeries plugin draws an area filled with a color. This area is limited on top by a broken line.
ScatterSeries plugin draws a collection of scattered points.
BarSeries plugin vizualizes data as a collection of bars.
PieSeries plugin visualizes data as a circle divided into sectors that each represents a portion of the whole.
pointComponent property allows you to customize the points’ appearance. The following example shows how to change the points’ shape.
d3-shape (a 3rd-party plugin) provides the shapes.