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Include at least three functions, properly labeled also Include an additional function or formula that has at least one reference locked so that if it is dragged-and-dropped the reference does not change

Solved by A. Y. in 31 mins

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Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:32

Hello! Welcome to Excel chat.

User
02/04/2018 - 02:32

hi I am working in excel in onedrive

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:32

Ok.

User
02/04/2018 - 02:32

I have been working with your guys already

User
02/04/2018 - 02:33

I will post the link so you can access the file

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:33

Ok.

User
02/04/2018 - 02:33

https://1drv.ms/x/s!AjIl0Yzl0RMEgRT24dmXVsb2f7Ev

User
02/04/2018 - 02:33

I only have an hour and a half to finish this work

User
02/04/2018 - 02:33

just fyi

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:34

I understand. I can take only 1 question in this session.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:34

I understand that you need a formula where the reference doesn't change.

User
02/04/2018 - 02:34

ok well thats fine

User
02/04/2018 - 02:35

I need the formulas f

User
02/04/2018 - 02:35

then I can use another session

User
02/04/2018 - 02:35

for the last question

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:35

Sure.

User
02/04/2018 - 02:35

are you linked to the file?

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:35

Yes. I am.

User
02/04/2018 - 02:35

I am running low on time

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:36

Please let me know which formula you want to work on.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:36

You can lock the reference in a formula by using $ sign in front of column and row labels.

User
02/04/2018 - 02:37

You can try to define cpc as a index for search volumn
For keyword, you can try to use it as a keyword search criteria
And the cpc value will be based on keyword text

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:37

For example, you can lock the reference to cell A1 by using $A$1 in your formula. Using this will ensure that when you drag the formula down or across the cells, it won't be changed.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:39

I didn't get that CPC. What's the formula you want to use there?

User
02/04/2018 - 02:39

ok thanks for the info

User
02/04/2018 - 02:39

I am new to formulas I really dont know

User
02/04/2018 - 02:39

or understand

User
02/04/2018 - 02:39

how about the sum function

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:40

I can use SUM function, but what you want to add?

User
02/04/2018 - 02:40

search volume

User
02/04/2018 - 02:40

does that make sense?

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:41

Ok.

User
02/04/2018 - 02:41

also as you can see I created a formulas page not sure if that helps

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:41

SUM function for your search volume will be:

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:42

=SUM($D$2:$D$270)

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:42

You can use this function anywhere on your sheet.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:42

Now if you copy the formula across, it will not change.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:43

I understand that your worksheet is part of a study assignment.

User
02/04/2018 - 02:43

thats correct

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:44

It would have been good if you could have explained the context. I know that's time consuming, but I could have helped you better then.

User
02/04/2018 - 02:44

so what might be 2 other fuctions I might use

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:44

I need to understand the problem statement first, only then I can write the formulas.

User
02/04/2018 - 02:44

if you want I can give you the whole instruction set

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:44

Yeah, that would be better.

User
02/04/2018 - 02:44

so you can know where we came from

User
02/04/2018 - 02:45

◦Create a nicely formatted table with headings
◦Freeze the table headings so that they are always in the viewing panel
◦Conditional format the Top 10% and Bottom 10% of one numerical column
◦Bar format one numerical column
◦Icon format one numerical column and specify your own rules
◦Make a Pivot Table on a new sheet and use Report Filtering
◦Nicely format a chart with data labels, title, axes labels and colored branded to your start-up on a new sheet
◦Include at least three functions, properly labeled
◦Include an additional function or formula that has at least one reference locked so that if it is dragged-and-dropped the reference does not change
◦On a separate sheet in your Excel file labeled ‘Results’, make 3-5 bullet observations concerning this business, based on your analysis and review of the data

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:46

Ok.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:46

I believe you have done the most.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:47

How did you calculate Traffic (%)

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:47

You did it manually?

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:47

or was it there before?

User
02/04/2018 - 02:47

ok

User
02/04/2018 - 02:48

it was there before

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:48

Ok. So what columns you added in this?

User
02/04/2018 - 02:48

so we have 1 formula

User
02/04/2018 - 02:48

I need 2 more correct?

User
02/04/2018 - 02:49

did you apply it to the page or do I need to?

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:49

No you need only 1 function that has absolute reference.

User
02/04/2018 - 02:49

I am sorry this is my first time ever using excel

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:49

You need to apply to the page.

User
02/04/2018 - 02:50

nclude at least three functions, properly labeled

User
02/04/2018 - 02:50

include

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:51

I have given the solution of this one: nclude an additional function or formula that has at least one reference locked so that if it is dragged-and-dropped the reference does not change

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:51

And yes, you need two more functions.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:52

One you can use is =MAX(E2:E270)

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:52

That will give you highest CPC

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:52

The other one will be =MIN(E2:E270), and this will give you lowest CPC.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:52

You can use similar function for Search volume.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:53

For example, =MAX(D2:D270) will give you highest search volume.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:53

I hope that will help you.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:53

There?

User
02/04/2018 - 02:54

it does how do I label those?

User
02/04/2018 - 02:54

do I need to make those functions or have you already done that

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:54

Ok. Let me do it on your sheet.

User
02/04/2018 - 02:55

I made a formulas page if that helps

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:56

I have done that in formula page. Please see that.

User
02/04/2018 - 02:57

where do I see that at?

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:57

On your Formula page

User
02/04/2018 - 02:58

the formulas or the labels

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:58

See column O and P.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:58

Both are there.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:58

O has labels, and P has formula

User
02/04/2018 - 02:59

gotcha I see them and the one I need to apply to the whole page or that is already done?

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 02:59

It's already done.

User
02/04/2018 - 03:00

you are the man!!! thank you for all your help. that finishes everything I need correct?

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 03:00

Yes. You need to give the analysis though. That's the last part.

User
02/04/2018 - 03:01

or woman I dont know if you are a woman no offense if you are

User
02/04/2018 - 03:01

I apologize

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 03:01

Ha ha. No worries. It's gender neutral platform. We all are human beings.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 03:01

Not a bot for sure ;)

User
02/04/2018 - 03:01

I am about to make the analysis right now thank you for all your help

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 03:01

I am glad that I could help you.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 03:02

Hope to see you here again soon.

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 03:02

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Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 03:02

Please don't forget to rate your experience.

User
02/04/2018 - 03:02

its my first time doing excel and I am honestly very confused and lost about this whole thing I am glad i found your site

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 03:02

Have a nice day ahead!

User
02/04/2018 - 03:02

for sure you get 5 stars

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 03:02

That's great. Happy to help you in learning Excel.

User
02/04/2018 - 03:03

definitely

Excelchat Expert
02/04/2018 - 03:03

Bye!

User
02/04/2018 - 03:03

bye

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