How To Name Columns In Google Sheets

Last Updated on October 30, 2023 by Jake Sheridan

In this tutorial, you will learn how to name columns in Google Sheets.

Once ready, we’ll get started by utilizing real-world examples to show you how to name columns in Google Sheets.

How To Name Columns In Google Sheets

Step 1

To name a column, you can simply select the column you want to name, select Data, and select Named ranges.

Step 2

A sidebar will appear on the right side of your Google Sheets.

Now you can name the column ‘Sales’:

Step 3

Once you are done, your Google Sheets will look like this. You can now easily use the range name in formulas.

Summary

That’s all there is to it. You are welcome to copy the example spreadsheet below to see how it is done. The most crucial lesson is to enjoy yourself while doing it.

Example Spreadsheet: Make a copy of the example spreadsheet

In this tutorial, I covered how to name columns in Google Sheets. Want more? Check out all the Google Sheets Tutorials.