# Excel Functions

## How to Calculate CAGR in Excel

Excel does not feature an inbuilt CAGR function. Luckily, there are various ways you can use to get a solution. For instance, you can customize your own formula or combine inbuilt existing formulas to achieve the same results.  This article is a step-by-step guide on calculating CAGR in Excel.  What is CAGR? Compound Annual Growth […]

## How to use IF, NESTEDIF, and IFS Functions in Excel

The IF function in Excel is a powerful logical function that allows you to perform different actions based on whether a specified condition is true or false. It evaluates a given condition and returns one value if the condition is met, and another value if it’s not. Purpose The primary purpose of the IF function

## How to use the Five Count Functions in Excel

The five COUNT functions in Excel can be confusing, especially for beginners. Microsoft has created 5 different count functions to aid in Counting in Excel. Although most people are familiar with the simple COUNT function, they don’t know how or where to use the rest of them.  In this tutorial, I will guide you on

## How to count Blank cells in Excel

While working in Excel, it’s common that you may need to count values, cells, rows and columns. It’s easy to count manually only when your spreadsheet contains minimal data. If you have a large data set and wish to count blank cells in Excel, then it can be a daunting task. Luckily, Excel comes with

## How to VLOOKUP between two Excel Files

VLOOKUP is one of the most used Excel functions. It helps to look up data in the same worksheet, different worksheet, or different workbook book easily. Most people are used to looking up values from the same Workbook but not separate Workbook. For this reason, I will guide you on how to VLOOKUP between two

## How to vlookup in Excel from another cell

VLOOKUP is one of Excel’s most useful functions. It is also the most misunderstood function, as people find it hard to apply. This function looks up a value in the first column of a given range and returns a value in the same row of another column. In short, this function will search through your

## How to count per category in excel

While doing data analysis, you will one way need the skill to count data per category. This skill is important when you want to tally data by category. Excel provides you with multiple ways that you can use to count cells in rows or columns of data by category. The article will provide you with

## How to LOOKUP Value in Excel with Multiple Criteria – 6 Methods

You can easily look up a value in a table using one criterion. Here you will apply the VLOOKUP formula. But at times, you may need to use more than one criterion. This may seem like a pretty hard thing to achieve in Excel but it is not the case. Excel offers several functions you

## How to round in Excel the nearest thousand

When you round up a number, you remove the non-important values. In Excel, you can round your figures to the nearest tens, hundreds, or thousands when you do not need an exact figure. This is one of the useful skills any Excel user should know. Luckily, Microsoft Excel offers many functions that help handle the

## How to FIND MID in Excel

Excel’s MID Function is categorized under Excel TEXT Functions. The MID Formula returns a specified value of characters from the middle of a given text string. The function requires three arguments which include: the n numbers of characters to return, text to extract from the original text string, and a start point. Generally, you can