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 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.
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:
After logging in and selecting a Data Studio dashboard, click on Resource in the top nav bar
Under resources select manage added data sources, which leads to the full list of add data sources.
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
Then search for "Data Relate Facebook Ads insights" to find the Data Studio Facebook ads connector we've created
You should then select the Facebook Ads insights connector
Once selected, you can visit this page from the "Learn More" link or the contact page from the "Report and Issue" page
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.
Once the configuration settings are selected you can see all metrics available with the connector
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.
You will then see the new data source and available fields
Click and drag on the dashboard window and create your first graph powered by the new data source.
Select a different type of graph and you can show your data in a different format.
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.