How do I 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 do I get history from my 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 create a social media dashboard for Facebook, Twitter and Youtube?

  You’ve set up a whole social media strategy for your client, they’re on Facebook, on Twitter, on YouTube, and on so many others. Then, the client gets tons of data: Twitter followers, Facebook likes, YouTube video views, and so on. How about you create one dashboard gathering the important KPIs, so you and your…

How do I create a Google Analytics master dashboard for all my clients?

  Wouldn’t it be great if you could see all of your clients’ performances together? Well, you can do this easily with DashThis. To start with, when you create a report, you have to connect data sources to it. In the case of a master dashboard, you would select your clients’ Google Analytics profiles. By default, when…

What are the definitions of Facebook Insights metrics?

Facebook Insights is a tool that enables you to view the performance of your Facebook Fan Page. A lot of the features that are provided via Facebook Insights have similarities to other more traditional analytics tools, such as Google Analytics. However, much of the terminology used is different. Facebook Insights can help you determine the type of…