How to connect a Google Sheet to Google data studio
Set your dimensions, metrics and filter your data
Create tables, charts and scorecards
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By the end of this project, you will create a dashboard for better data visualization using Google data studio. In this project, You will be able to summarize a large sheet of data and organize it in a visually appealing report. Google Data Studio provides a blank canvas where users can create single or multiple-page reports. You can easily drag and drop everything from bar, line, pie, and area charts, scatterplots, bullet graphs, and Geo maps. It allows you to customize the design of the page, to match your organization's branding and colors. You will save time each month pulling reports which means you get to focus on actionable insights. Throughout the project, you will be able to acquire the basics of using Google Data Studio to build your dashboard, you will be able to connect Google sheets, apply dimensions, metrics and aggregation formulas. Moreover, you will be able to apply filters and ranges. Finally, you will be able to add appealing graphs and scorecards. This dashboard will help you advance in your job and stand out in your company with eye catching reports. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.
No technical prerequisites. This course is for beginners. Learner needs to have a google account.
In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:
Create different types of graphs and scorecards.
Filter your data and add ranges.
Build tables, style them and use aggregation formulas.
Set your dimensions and metrics.
Connect a Google sheets file to Google data studio.
Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required
In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step
The only issue was the workspace that automatically opens a dataset belonging to COVID19 cases, instead of the one that instructor is using.
Good according to time constraint but some concepts like how data flow can be better explained through some slides. Thank you
It is a great guided project. Easy to understand because the instructor is very helpful.
A very good hands-on session on Data Visualization using Google Studio
Are Guided Projects available on desktop and mobile?
Because your workspace contains a cloud desktop that is sized for a laptop or desktop computer, Guided Projects are not available on your mobile device.
Who are the instructors for Guided Projects?
Guided Project instructors are subject matter experts who have experience in the skill, tool or domain of their project and are passionate about sharing their knowledge to impact millions of learners around the world.
Can I download the work from my Guided Project after I complete it?
You can download and keep any of your created files from the Guided Project. To do so, you can use the “File Browser” feature while you are accessing your cloud desktop.
How much experience do I need to do this Guided Project?
At the top of the page, you can press on the experience level for this Guided Project to view any knowledge prerequisites. For every level of Guided Project, your instructor will walk you through step-by-step.
Can I complete this Guided Project right through my web browser, instead of installing special software?
Yes, everything you need to complete your Guided Project will be available in a cloud desktop that is available in your browser.
What is the learning experience like with Guided Projects?
You'll learn by doing through completing tasks in a split-screen environment directly in your browser. On the left side of the screen, you'll complete the task in your workspace. On the right side of the screen, you'll watch an instructor walk you through the project, step-by-step.
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