Using Dashboards & Reports in Google Analytics Web

Google Analytics Web    |    Intermediate
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Google Analytics allows you stay on top of your website's audience and activity. Dashboards are important as they let you monitor metrics and visualize data. During this course you will learn how to create a dashboard to let you quickly review reports, metrics, account health, and report correlations. Learn to create a custom blank dashboard to optimize your experience with custom widgets, filters, graphs, and tables. Also learn to customize existing dashboards to add widgets, remove widgets, or adjust your dashboard layout. See how to analyze your location data with a pivot table, as well as export, share, and save analytics.


  • create a dashboard for Google Analytics
    create a custom dashboard for Google Analytics
    customize a dashboard for Google Analytics
    share dashboards in Google Analytics
    import a dashboard from the gallery in Google Analytics
  • manage dashboards in Google Analytics
    analyze your location data in a pivot table in Google Analytics
    export analytics with Google Analytics
    share analytics in Google Analytics
    save analytics in Google Analytics


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    Dashboards are a collection of widgets that give you an overview of the reports and metrics you care about most. Dashboards let you monitor many metrics at once, so you can quickly check the health of your accounts or see correlations between different reports. FREE ACCESS
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    In order to get the metrics that matter most to you, you can create custom blank dashboards. You can add custom widgets with filters that will find the information and display the content as a graph or table. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Customizing a dashboard in Google Analytics Web
    4m 54s
    Once you've created a dashboard, you can easily add or remove widgets. You can also customize your dashboard layout to get the best view for your widgets. See how to customize your Google Analytics dashboards. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Sharing dashboards in Google Analytics Web
    5m 11s
    By default, the dashboards you create are private until you share them. If you develop a dashboard that you think could be useful to other users in your account, or to other Analytics users in general, you have several options for sharing it. You can also send a snapshot of your dashboard data via email. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Importing a dashboard from the gallery in Google Analytics Web
    3m 19s
    The dashboard gallery allows you to browse and search for dashboards adapted for various types of analysis. Browse categories such as E-commerce, lead generation and more. See how to find a dashboard template and import it directly into your Google Analytics account. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Managing dashboards in Google Analytics Web
    3m 35s
    Once you created or added dashboards, you can use these dashboards to analyze your website metrics. You can also export your dashboards as a PDF that you can print or share with others. Go further with dashboards in Google Analytics by managing your shared and private dashboards. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Analyzing your location data in a pivot table in Google Analytics Web
    4m 25s
    In order to better analyze your location data, you can use the pivot table function. See how to change metrics, filter your table view and add secondary dimensions to further analyze your location data. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Exporting analytics in Google Analytics Web
    4m 24s
    After you've created a report, you can export it in different file formats in order to save or share a copy. See how to save reports as a PDF and export directly into Google Sheets. You can also export your files to Excel with Google Analytics. FREE ACCESS
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    9.  Sharing analytics in Google Analytics Web
    4m 44s
    You can share your report via email from Google Analytics. You can also create scheduled emails to inform others on a daily, weekly and quarterly basis. See how to share reports and manage your scheduled emails in Google Analytics. FREE ACCESS
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    10.  Saving analytics in Google Analytics Web
    3m 17s
    If you would like to come back to a report at a later time, you can save your reports to Google Analytics. See how to save and manage all your saved reports directly from the customization menu as well as the Admin view. FREE ACCESS


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