How to add a markup on metrics?

You can now add a custom markup to any cost-related widget (such as Ad Cost, Cost per Conversion, etc.).   To do this, first, go into your dashboard’s Edit mode Then, click on “Edit widget” Click on the “Markup” option, which you’ll find in the right-side menu When you click on the “Markup” option, the markup…

How to deal with expired data sources (integration)?

DashThis deals with many integrations and data sources. In order to request access to these sources, we need to be authorized in some way, by their respective APIs (application program interfaces). In some cases, this is how it works: a data source is added to a DashThis account. The integration information for the data source is…

How to get history from social media sources?

Among all the different sources available in DashThis, social media networks are very popular; Facebook Insights and Ads, Youtube, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn metrics are widely used to monitor our users’ clients’ social impact. One of the most unfortunate truths about social media networks and their APIs: data history is very unreliable. For certain metrics, it…

How do I segment by Action in Facebook Ads?

Since the launch of our Facebook Ads integration, we received lots of great comments. One important thing was missing though: the possibility to better segment by Actions your Facebook Ads dashboard. Thus, we added a better support of Facebook Ads Actions. You can now filter by action type (like, comment, offline conversion, etc) and create a widget using the action type…

What is the dimension “Ad Placement” in Facebook Ads?

  Facebook Ads gives access to a dimension named “Ad Placement”. However, the results obtained from this dimension can be confusing.   Ad Placement refers to where the ad was served/displayed on Facebook, such as on the News Feed on a mobile device or on the right-side of Facebook on a desktop computer. The possible…