For Adwords, Google Analytics, Paid Media and eCommerce

A blue and turquoise dashboard with charts and metrics for an AdWords account.
A blue and turquoise dashboard with charts and metrics for an AdWords account.
Need help connecting your data? I suggest Supermetrics.

UPDATE Feb 1, 2021 — I’ve updated the article to include some amazing new templates that were released in the past year. Enjoy!


CIPP (aka Complex Ideas Per Page)


Understanding your audience


Performance dashboards can (and should) be visually engaging. Data is only one part of the equation.

Dark themed dashboard stacked on top of a light themed dashboard with a blue map, bar charts and a donut chart.
Dark themed dashboard stacked on top of a light themed dashboard with a blue map, bar charts and a donut chart.
One of my free Facebook Ads dashboard using SuperMetrics data


You can copy-paste these templates to re-use in your own marketing dashboards — social media, analytics, paid search, etc.

Coming soon — this is my latest dashboard project powered by Supermetrics

My Favorite Google Analytics Template Blue World by Michael Howe-Ely


Designed for Facebook Ads, Google PPC, Analytics, Ecommerce, Google Search Performance and more.

A large dashboard with a map of the world, blue and green line charts, tables and pie charts.
A large dashboard with a map of the world, blue and green line charts, tables and pie charts.
Facebook Ads template I built for the Supermetrics Facebook Data Studio connector

There are tons of free templates available for Data Studio. This post includes 5 exciting options that show off some of its best features.

#1 The SFO Passenger Summary Dashboard


How you can use visualization to increase the value of your work and close deals in any industry

A large dashboard with a map of the world, blue and green line charts, tables and pie charts.
A large dashboard with a map of the world, blue and green line charts, tables and pie charts.
Built in Data Studio by Cottrell Consulting

The Problem


A designer shows you what the world’s #1 spreadsheet tool is truly capable of.

A bright green Excel dashboard with 6 chart types and a central image showing Japan and the sales growth in that region.
A bright green Excel dashboard with 6 chart types and a central image showing Japan and the sales growth in that region.
Template from Cottrell Consulting.


Exporting CSVs, writing excel formulas, copy-pasting tables, formatting in powerpoint… you have hours of wasted tedium every month. It’s time to fix it.

Created by the team at Cottrell Consulting. You can purchase our dashboard templates here.

Josh Cottrell-Schloemer

Building data-focused products. Startups acquired=1. Hobby = making Google Data Studio & Excel beautiful.

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