Before you begin:
There is a way to pull live data from popular data sources directly into Google Data Studio (GDS) using connectors created by TapClicks' brands like Raven. This guide shows you how to do that. The data sources available include the following:
- Facebook Ads
- Facebook Page Insights
- HubSpot Analytics
- LinkedIn Ads
- LinkedIn Pages
- Snapchat Ads
Find your Connector
1] Open a browser and navigate to datastudio.google.com.
2] In the upper left, click the Create button.
3] From the menu that appears click Data source.
4] On the data source page, if you want data from any of the 4 connectors above, enter raven into the search box (search results appear automatically).
5] Within the search results, locate your connector of choice and click it.
6] Click Authorize.
7] When Raven asks for permission to access Google, click Allow. The data source is added.
8] If the data source also requires authorization, click the Authorize button.
9] If the data source requests for you to login, click Log In and continue..
10] When Raven requests permissions, click Allow. The data source is added.
11] In the upper right corner of the page, click the Connect button.
12] Here you can see all the fields that you have loaded for your data source.
13] Click the Create Report button to input this data source into a new Google Data Studio Report.