Share Data Studio Reports

How to share Google Data Studio Dashboards and Reports.

Ok, so you just finished your data studio masterpiece and its time to share!  How you share depends on who you want to share it with and how much access you want to give them. One of the reasons Data Studio was developed was to increase the ways Google Analytics visualizations could be shared.   While analytics had some decent dashboarding […]

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is adopting Google Data Studio Risky Business?

Adopting Google Data Studio – Risks and Opportunities

Is adopting Google Data Studio “Risky Business?” Google Data Studio is a disruptive technology. It’s filling a niche in democratizing graphic reporting and visualizing data in many forms and at many levels.  There are many areas where Data Studio is not top of the class: Tableau can create more professional visualizations, Clickview has more drill-down capabilities, PowerBI may be better for intricate […]

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Automatic previews for Google Data Studio

How To Add Page Preview Screenshots to Data Studio Reports

Adding page previews, thumbnail images that link to target pages can really jazz up your Google Data Studio reports.  Why settle for a boring table of pages when you can give the viewer something to look at? But getting screenshots, and linking them to your reports, can be a daunting task in Data Studio.  Wouldn’t it be great if you […]

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Top Pages – A Simple But Powerful Data Studio Widget

I really should be working on my presentation for WordCamp Rochester right now… But I just couldn’t help myself …   I thought ” why would someone want to show their analytics stats on their own pages?”. Then I thought, “Sure, why not?  You could use it to show popular pages easily …. or popular products, or popular posts, or …”.  […]

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Speakers at WordCamp Rochester 2017 for WordPress

Data Studio Presentation at WordCamp Rochester, NY Nov. 18, 2017

If you have an interest in WordPress you really should sign up for WordCamp Rochester 2017!  There will be more than 20 presentations , a lunch and swag , all for $20! This is a deal that can’t be beat.  Many people I have run into trace their interest and success to attending WordCamp. This year WordCamp Rochester will be […]

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Free or customized interactive widgets for your site

Just getting this off the ground now – building a selection of “widgets”  built from Google Data Studio for quick and easy embed to almost any website. Interactive features help keep people engaged and coming back to your site.  They can help increase your SEO by keeping people engaged with your content. I will be building new Helpfullee data widgets […]

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Best Data Studio Posts and Resources, September 2017

What a month for Google Data Studio! There were so many big announcements it was hard to keep up with all the changes in September.   Among the changes were: Data Studio Community Connectors – A wide range of data connectors and the ability to develop your own Data Studio Embedding – the ability to embed directly into web pages, and […]

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Google Data Studio Resource Guide

Looking for Google Data Studio Templates? (70+ Resources)

Have you been looking for a source for Data Studio examples, free templates, tutorials or videos? Try the new Google Data Studio Interactive Resource Guide!

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Your website as a nightclub – Hire Google to help manage it for free!

Small businesses, medium businesses and organizations are missing out.  They don’t take advantage of free services that are critical to making their websites better.  That’s a shame, because even the most humble business has free access to the same tools used in global enterprises.  I’m going to explain how some of Googles’ basic tools can help you get more out […]

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