Reporting Automation - Articles and Solutions

With Google Analytics APIs you can save time by automating complex reporting tasks. You can also use the APIs to integrate Google Analytics data with your own business data for deeper insights.

Google Analytics Embed API Jun 2014

The Google Analytics Embed API is a JavaScript library that allows you to easily create and embed a dashboard on a 3rd party website in a matter of minutes. It gives you a set of pluggable components that can work together to build complex tools, making it both simple and powerful at the same time.

Google Analytics superProxy July 2013

The Google Analytics superProxy allows you to publicly share your Google Analytics reporting data. Use it to power your own custom dashboards and widgets, transform responses to various formats, manage your quota efficiently, test, and much more.

  • Google Analytics Report Automation (Magic Script) August 2012

    Magic script simplifies and automates the process of getting Google Analytics data into any Apps Script supported product, such as Google Docs, Sites, or Spreadsheets. Create dashboards that automatically update with your latest Google Analytics data - no code required.

  • Automating reporting using Google Apps Script August 2012

    This tutorial describes how to access the Management and Core Reporting APIs inside a Google Spreadsheet using Apps Script.

  • Outputting Data from the Data Export API to CSV Format August 2010

    If you use Google Analytics, chances are that your data eventually makes its way into a spreadsheet. This article shows you how to automate all the manual work by printing data from the Data Export API in CSV, the most ubiquitous file format for table data.

  • Visualizing Google Analytics Data with Google Chart Tools July 2010

    This article describes how you can use JavaScript to pull data from the Export API to dynamically create and embed chart images in a web page. To do this, it shows you how to use the Data Export API and Google Chart Tools to create visualizations of your Google Analytics Data. The sample code in this article use JavaScript to pull data from the Export API, and dynamically create and embed chart images in a web page.

  • Filling In Missing Values In Date Requests October 2009

    If you want to request data displayed over a time series, you will find that there might be missing dates in your series requests. When requesting multiple dimensions, the Data Export API only returns entries for dates that have collected data. This can lead to missing dates in a time series, but this article describes how to fill in these missing dates.

  • Google Analytics on App Engine in Java October 2009

    This article describes how to make Authenticated Google Data API requests using the App Engine Java SDK. The example in this article supports AuthSub and OAuth, uses the Model-View-Controller pattern, and serves as a model that you can use to build your own applications. Try the live example here.