Lesson 71: Introduction to Google Data Studio

In this lesson, we introduce Google Data Studio, the new business intelligence reporting tool from Google. We take a quick tour around the tool and compare it to building dashboards in Google Sheets.

Learning Objectives for this lesson:

  • Understand and explore Google Data Studio
  • Compare Data Studio dashboards with Google Sheet dashboards


The Data Studio home page, where you can sign up for Data Studio.

Welcome to the Google Data Studio (Beta) Help Center

Official video tutorials from Google on how to use Data Studio.

There’s an active forum to ask Data Studio questions and share knowledge.

Here’s a Google+ community for Data Studio Q&A.

From my own website: Introduction to Google Data Studio: a free BI tool for small businesses