superbar

Have no fear. Superbar is here!

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Bars! Bars! Bars!
Make bar charts rammed full of extra features:
- in full technicolor, with a unique colour for every bar if that's what you're into
- showing errors on the values using errorbars, with many styles available
- with statistical significance of each bar indicated with stars above them
- with statistical significance of comparisons between pairs of bars shown with lines between the pairs and stars above them
- and all this in either horizontal or vertical orientations
Have no fear. Superbar is here!
And that's not all! It comes with a free copy of SUPERERR, which you can use to plot error bars not on bar charts. Plot errors in both X and Y with lots of style options for capped, uncapped, one-directional, symmetric, asymmetric errorbars. It can do everything you want, just as long as what you want is to plot errorbars on a set of linear-linear axes!

If you want to help make SUPERBAR even more super, you can report bugs and suggest new features on GitHub:
https://github.com/scottclowe/superbar

Tested in R2011a (Windows) and R2016a (Windows & Ubuntu).

Cite As

Scott Lowe (2023). superbar (https://github.com/scottclowe/superbar), GitHub. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2011a
Compatible with any release
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Version Published Release Notes
1.5.0.0

- PStarLatex option allows changing whether significance text is rendered using the LaTeX interpreter, with the default now as `'off'`.
- PStarIcon option allows changing the symbol used for stars.

1.4.1.0

- Support for older version of inputParser in R2007a-R2013a with `addParamValue` instead of `addParameter` method.
- Avoid using `narginchk` in versions pre-2011b before it was introduced.

1.4.0.0

Added support for cell array colour inputs.
Added BarLineWidth input.
BarFaceColor default changed to transparent if a BarEdgeColor isn't.
Default errorbar colour inherited from BarFaceColor will now be lighter for dark bars.

1.3.2.0

Added README, tutorial, logo.
Changed default PLineSourceRelativeSpacing, PStarThreshold now `[0.05, 0.01, 0.001, 0.0001]`.
Fixed behaviour of > sign when showing significance; now > appears instead of a star when all thresholds are exceeded.

1.3.1.0

Add unit tests for SUPERBAR.
Fix bug when plotting into non-current axes.

1.3.0.0

When there is no source separation, offset line starts.
Add unit tests for supererr.

1.2.1.0

Change output shapes of HB, HPT, HPL, HPB to match the shape of Y.

1.2.0.0

- Avoid axes input to text and line fns, supporting <R2016a (tested in R2015b)
- P-value text in LaTeX mode, "n.s." when not significant, bg colour
- Change shape of outputs hpl, hpt, hpb
- Update defaults for p thresholds, errorbar widths, fontsize

1.1.1.0

Change default orientation of star text for horizontal bars; now normal for single p-values and sideways for pair-wise p-values.

1.1.0.0

Show pairwise comparison lines on horizontally oriented plots.

1.0.1.0

Bug fixes

1.0.0.0

To view or report issues in this GitHub add-on, visit the GitHub Repository.
To view or report issues in this GitHub add-on, visit the GitHub Repository.