April 11, 2014

Using Facebook's Graph API Explorer to retrieve Insights data

[Updated] Using Facebook's Graph API Explorer to retrieve Insights data

Learn how to use Facebook's Graph API Explorer to retrieve Insights data from your Facebook page. This tutorial is designed for beginner's so make sure to check it out.

March 20, 2014

Update: Klipfolio HQ undergoing some big changes!

Update from Klipfolio HQ

It's been a momentous year thus far. We recently announced that we've secured a round of funding, we've added 5 new faces to the team, and we're in the midst of a major office renovation. We thought it'd be cool to give an inside look at what we've been up to.

February 13, 2014

It's about time – Behind the scenes of Klipfolio getting funded

So, the cat’s out of the bag: Klipfolio has secured $1.7M in funding. It’s an exciting time for us all, as we allocate resources, fund our growth, and accelerate development on our SaaS business and flagship product, Klipfolio Dashboard.

February 10, 2014

Dashboard features to watch for in Q1 2014

We've been working on some key new features that are set to go live this quarter. These features include improvements to data sources, new security features, and multi-component Klip editing.

January 30, 2014

Using the Multi-Channel Funnel Reporting API to retrieve data for your dashboard

The Multi-Channel Funnels report in Google Analytics is one of the most useful reports for online marketers, and sheds light on the paths that visitors take on their way to completing a goal on your website. The Multi-Channel Funnel Reporting API is a powerful tool to harness the power of that data, whether you're building reports in Klipfolio or any other 3rd party tool. In this post, I provide an overview of the API along with some tips and tricks to get started.

January 22, 2014

Using Google AdWords as a data source on your dashboard

Using Google AdWords as a data source on your dashboard

AdWords is an indispensable tool in the modern marketer's toolkit. It's hard to imagine executing an online marketing campaign without at least considering utilizing AdWords. As such, it's one of the most commonly requested data sources our marketing customers ask about, right up there with Google Analytics, Facebook, and ESPs (Email Service Providers). Let's take a closer look at how to track your Google AdWords campaign on your marketing dashboard.

January 17, 2014

Business dashboard design: Choosing the right visualization for your dashboard

Business dashboard design: Choosing the right visualization for your dashboard

Choosing the right visualization for your dashboard is a key element in business dashboard design. To help you with this, we've put together an overview of different types of visualizations you can use on your dashboard with guidance on when to use them and when not to use them.

January 14, 2014

Use MailChimp as a data source

Use MailChimp as a data source

MailChimp is an online marketing solution that is used to manage marketing lists, send email campaigns, and track results. It's a service that's been around since 2001, and is a bona-fide heavyweight in the email marketing space. Let's take a look at how to integrate MailChimp with Klipfolio to build 3 example Klips.

January 10, 2014

Klipfolio is growing!

Knocking down the walls!

Klipfolio headquarters is undergoing a serious expansion. After turning in a stellar 2013, in which we grew our team by 50%, we're left with no choice but to increase our office space. Right now, we're literally bursting at the seams – 1 more hire, and we'll have to start sharing desks!

January 7, 2014

Top business trends for dashboards in 2014

Top business trends for dashboards in 2014

Each year I write a blog post to share my thoughts on the leading trends in the market for the coming year. In the past, I've made predictions for business intelligence as a whole. This year, I wanted to refine my focus and examine the trends specifically affecting the business dashboard market – a rapidly growing and maturing space within BI.