Below is an image showing all the basic elements of a chart.
A Charts Title is used to describe the chart.
Chart Legend that you can position in in 8 different places.
To Improve readability of the chart, Grid lines are used. You can display Horizontal and Vertical Grid Lines.
ToolTip displays additional information about a dataPoint/dataSeries upon hovering.
Labels that appear on an axis are either auto-generated or set by the user.
X & Y Axis for Chart. CanvasJS supports one X Axis and Two Y Axis (Primary & Secondary)
Title of an Axis. Each Axis has its own title Property.
Index Labels can be used to display additional information about a dataPoint. Its orientation can be either horizontal or vertical
An alternating band of color that appears on the plot area.
In the coming sections, you can learn more about each of these elements and customizing them.