Pre-Submission Checklist for Your Figures
Figures are the part of your scientific story that your reader is likely to see first. If you want to publish a killer paper, you should, therefore, not only tell a concise story in your text but also in your figures.
make sure your figures are in great shape before you hit "Submit"
✔ All figures convey a clear message that is in tune with your main conclusions
✔ All figures are as simple as possible and easy to grasp
✔ Your captions contain the right information