Documentation

Looker

To use a Looker visualization platform you should visit https://report.improvado.io/visualizations/looker/ and generate your connection credentials (or get already generated ones). At the Templates tab on the same page you can see pre-defined templates, showing how to use looker visualization capabilities with improvado report data.

How to create new report from template in looker step-by-step

Steps:

  1. Add a new view from the database, e.g. for adsets type data for Adwords - adsets_103_adwords:
  • Click on “+”, select “Create view from table”
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  • Select the connection database
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  • Select table
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  • Scroll down and click on the button “Create Views”
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  1. Change the “explore” name in the model.
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  1. Copy code description for metrics from the previous view to your new view.
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  1. Change explore name in the LookML Dashboard in each widget and change account_id within a filter.
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  1. Save all changes and click on button “View dashboard”
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