A more recent version of the Excel course is available here: Excel Course

Excel Course: Inserting Objects (SmartArt)

To insert a SmartArt graphic, click on the "Insert" tab, then on "SmartArt".

smartart insert excel inserting

Choose a style.

smartart style excel inserting

Enter your text.

texts excel inserting smartart

You can always edit the layout of these graphics once you've inserted them.

change dispositions excel inserting smartart

You can also change their colors.

change colors excel inserting smartart

And edit the graphic's style:

change style excel inserting smartart

Of course, you can also edit each part of the graphic separately.

customize smartart excel inserting