How to use Supermetrics for Google Sheets Add-on

If you want to pull just Google Analytics data into Google Sheets then you can do that by installing and using the ‘Google Analytics Spreadsheet Add-on’ (developed by Google) or by using the Supermetrics for Google Sheets add-on.

I use and recommend Supermetrics for Google Sheets add-on over ‘Google Analytics Spreadsheet Add-on’

‘Google Analytics Spreadsheet Add-on’ is not as easy to use as the ‘Supermetrics for Google Sheets’ add-on.

So I recommend using the ‘Supermetrics for Google Sheets’ add-on.

If you want to pull data from multiple data sources into Google Sheets, then I would recommend using the paid version of Supermetrics for Google Sheets add-on. 

The paid version lets you download data from several data sources into Google Sheets like:

  • Bing Webmaster Tools
  • Facebook Ads
  • Google Ads
  • Google BigQuery
  • Google Search Console
  • Linkedin Ads
  • Twitter Ads
  • YouTube etc

The free version lets you download data only from Google Analytics.

 

Follow the steps below:

Step-1: Navigate to your Google Drive Account: https://drive.google.com/drive/my-drive


Step-2
: Click on the ‘+ New’ button on the top left hand side of your screen:

Step-3: Click on ‘Google Sheets’ from the drop down menu:

Step-4: Click on the ‘Add-ons’ menu:

Step-5: Click on ‘Get add-ons’ from the drop down menu:

You should now see a dialog box like the one below:

Step-6: Type ‘Supermetrics for google sheets’ in the search box and then press the enter key:

Your dialog box should now look like the one below:

Step-7: Click on the box as shown below:

Step-8: Click on the ‘Install’ button:

Step-9: Click on the ‘continue’ button:

Step-10: Click on your Google account:

 

You should now see a dialog box like the one below:

Step-11: Scroll down and then click on the ‘Allow’ button:

Step-12: Click on the ‘Done’ button:

Step-13: Close the dialog box by clicking on the cross button:

Step-14: Click on the ‘Add-ons’ menu. You should now see the ‘Supermetrics’ as one of the menu items:

This is a proof that the Supermetrics add-on for Google Sheets has been successfully installed.

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