Important: While the dynamic and interactive Google Charts are actively maintained, we officially deprecated the static Google Image Charts way back in 2012. This gives us the right to turn it off without notice, although we have no plans to do so.
You can make a lot of things with the Google Chart API:
Some things that look like charts...
And some that don't...
Open up a browser window and copy the following URL into the address bar:
Tip: Try changing the text from "World" to your name.
How Do I Start?
To use this API, you should have a little HTML experience; a little patience to read the documentation; and a little persistence to keep trying if your first charts don't look as you expect them to.