In this comprehensive tutorial, you'll learn how to effortlessly translate the wealth of data available on Facebook Public Data into actionable insights within Google Sheets. By the end of this tutorial, not only will you be able to automatically fetch and organize key metrics and dimensions from Facebook Public Data but also tailor your analysis and reporting for enhanced marketing strategies.
To kickstart the process, navigate to the Catchr homepage. Here, select the Source option from the left-hand menu before clicking on Add a Source located at the top right corner. Choose Facebook Public Data as your platform, and follow the prompts to authorize Catchr, thus linking it to your selected platform.
Next, open up Google Sheets and from the menu, select the Catchr addon. Choose the option New Query to start compiling your Facebook data effectively.
In the query builder, select Facebook Public Data from your list of data sources. If it doesn't appear, simply click on the "+" button to add it anew.
Move to the Select account(s) tab and pick the Facebook account(s) you wish to utilize for data extraction.
Once your accounts are selected, navigate to the Metrics and Dimensions tabs to decide on the data points you want in your query. Consider including the following:
Ensure the metrics and dimensions match your analysis and reporting requirements.
Proceed to the Date Range tab to choose a preset or custom period for your data. This ensures you gather insights from the specific timespan you're interested in.
To refine your data further, utilize the Filters tab. Here's an example filter setup:
Finally, in the Options tab, set up automatic data refreshes to keep your insights current. You can select beneficial features such as "Appends rows" to continuously add new data or "Combine rows" for comprehensive updates.
This completes the integration process. You've now unlocked a powerful synergy between Facebook Public Data and Google Sheets through Catchr, allowing for dynamic data analysis and reporting.
With the data from Facebook Public Data at your disposal in Google Sheets, countless opportunities for analysis and insights are available. Here are a few examples of how you can utilize this data:
These are just a few ways to leverage Facebook Public Data through Google Sheets. The versatility of Catchr allows you to tailor your analysis to meet specific objectives, empowering you to make informed decisions based on robust social media data.