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 to create a dashboard using LinkedIn Pages?

  LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional social network. They have been allowing company pages for a while and since marketers are using them more and more, it was important that we integrate the LinkedIn company pages API to help you track your social performance on Linkedin. The following standard KPIs are available from the Preset Widgets drop down menu: •…

How to add multiple LinkedIn accounts to DashThis?

Some integrations limit the way you can add accounts, such as LinkedIn (both LinkedIn Pages and LinkedIn Ads). It can create some problems when you try to connect more than one LinkedIn accounts into your DashThis. Have you hit the “Add” button to add a second LinkedIn account and nothing happened? It’s frustrating, but the…