How to | Label a Plot
Mathematica provides flexible options for labeling plots, allowing you to present ideas more clearly in presentations and publications.
There are several methods of adding a label to a plot. You can use PlotLabel, Labeled, or interactively add text to a plot using . For a description of adding text to plots using , see How to: Add Text outside the Plot Area and How to: Add Text to a Graphic.
To add a centered label to the top of a plot, use the PlotLabel option:
You can control the appearance of the label by wrapping it in Style options:
If the plot has a background color, the plot extends to include the label:
To put a label underneath a plot, like a caption, use Labeled:
To use the same font and style that is used in graphics, set the label style to :
In this case, the background of the plot does not include the label: