Excel spreadsheets have to be one of the most used data storage formats used in the office today. Whether you need to quickly look at your data in rows and columns or if you need formulas and pivot tables or if you just need to make quick fixes in your data Excel is a useful and easy to use tool. Now if you add CartoDB to the mix and mapping Excel files just became easy and beautiful.
With CartoDB you just need to drag and drop your spreadsheet onto your account (or use our Sync tables feature to update it from your Dropbox public folder). CartoDB does the rest for you. Here is a quick video that shows an Excel file being used to create a map in CartoDB:
Want to try it? Sign up for a free CartoDB account and start mapping your Excel data today. Have fun mapping!