In This Chapter
^ Developing spreadsheets for yourself and for other people ^ Knowing what makes a good spreadsheet application ^ Using guidelines for developing applications for others
£xcel programmers develop two basic types of spreadsheets: spreadsheets that only they use and spreadsheets that other people use. This distinction often determines how much effort you need to put into creating a spreadsheet. Usually, developing spreadsheets for your use is much easier than developing spreadsheets that others will use.
In this chapter, I provide general guidelines for developing spreadsheets for someone other than yourself. But even if you're the only person who uses your spreadsheet creations, you might discover some helpful hints.
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