Want to Connect Facebook Ads to Google Data Studio?

Our Facebook Ads connector links Google Data Studio to Facebook ads

Google Data Studio is a dashboard creating platform which is free to use. Facebook ads is not integrated into Google Data Studio natively. If you want to integrate Facebook data you will need a connector. You can then use Google Data Studio to report on Facebook ad campaigns.

  • Free Data Studio templates
  • Set up in 70 seconds
  • 14 day free trial, no credit card required, just click the button

With our connector you can have a working Google data studio dashboard in 70 seconds. Watch the video for proof!

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What's included?

  • Data limited to last 14 days after trial
  • Same day Email support
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- Facebook Ads Insights Connector -

$8per month

What's included?

  • Unlimited data
  • 1 Data Studio Connector
  • Facebook Ads connector
  • Unlimited Facebook Accounts
  • Same day Email support
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Use Google Data Studio and Facebook Ads Insights to monitor your social media campaigns

We provide free DataStudio templates to make setting up dashboards a simple as clicking "create report". If you invest in our product your dashboards can use an unlimited date range and as many Facebook Ad accounts as you are associated with. You could have a bespoke dashboard that compared cost per Facebook action with relevance score across all of your campaigns. With Google Data Studio, you can brand the dashboards with your company logo and share with your clients. Think of the time you could save.

Facebook Ads and Google Data Studio

Facebook Ads Insights is an interface, API, for Facebook's advertising reporting and analytics. Facebook's description of the Ads Insights Api states: "Provides a single, consistent interface to retrieve statistics about Ads, Ad Sets, and Campaigns." Using the our Google Data Studio connector plugin, you can combine the most important data from your social media advertising campaign into a dashboard. This can then be connected to Google Data Studio. Here are some examples of important and interesting metrics that you can extract by connecting Google Data Studio and Facebook ads insights.

  • Cost per action type - This is per action a Facebook user takes in relation to your Facebook ad campaign, like, share etc. the cost of all relevant actions a customer and can be broken down into the relevant actions
  • CPP - this is the cost per person reached, compared to the cpm which is the cost per impression, where someone could see it twice
  • Relevance Score - Once your ad has received greater than 500 impressions it is given a rating from 1 to 10, based on how well your target audience is responding to your ad.

Setting up a Facebook Ads Dashboard in Google Data Studio for free

Using the free version of our connector you can set up a google data studio facebook dashbaord in under 90 seconds, just follow the video at the top of the page. If you want to include data from a Facebook social media campaign in an existing dashboard, you can follow this photo guide:

Step 1

After logging in and selecting a Data Studio dashboard, click on Resource in the top nav bar

Resource in the Google Data Studio nav bar

Step 2

Under resources select manage added data sources, which leads to the full list of add data sources.

Drop down showing manage added data sources

Step 3

At the bottom of your added resources there is a plus with add a data source next to it. This will take you to the Google Data Studio connector gallery

Bottom of the added resources list showing the '+' to add more data sources

Step 4

Then search for "Data Relate Facebook Ads insights" to find the Data Studio Facebook ads connector we've created

Connector search bar with data relate entered

Step 5

You should then select the Facebook Ads insights connector

Data Relate Facebook ads connector

Step 6

Once selected, you can visit this page from the "Learn More" link or the contact page from the "Report and Issue" page

Data Relate Facebook ads connector

Step 7

Scroll down to find the settings for the app. You can get your Subscription ID from your account here. Pick the Facebook account you want to work with and the click/conversion window.

NB: The paypal will be associated with your Google email account. Only when logged in to this Google accoutn will you be able to sue the app.

Configuration inputs for Data Relate connector

Step 8

Once the configuration settings are selected you can see all metrics available with the connector

Metrics available with the connector

Step 9

Then click the "Add to report" button in the top right corner. If you are install in the app for the first time, you will see be able to use our free template at this stage.

Add to report button

Step 10

You will then see the new data source and available fields

new data source and available fields

Step 11

Click and drag on the dashboard window and create your first graph powered by the new data source.

Table powered by the data source

Step 12

Select a different type of graph and you can show your data in a different format.

Bar chart powered by new data source

Facebook Ads into Google Data Studio using sheets

Google sheets is integrated into Google Data studio, our Google Data Studio Commentary app is based in Google Sheets. If you want to get Facebook ads data into Google data Studio without paying for a connector you can do it with Google sheets. You will need to copy and paste the Facebook ads data into a Google sheet, then you can add the sheet as a data source in Data Studio. The data won't update, you'll have to do it manually, but it is free.