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The 7 Types of Marketing Dashboards Every CMO Needs, Part 1

In this blog post, we share seven must-have marketing dashboards for Chief Marketing Officers. From social media, search engine optimization, marketing funnel and content marketing, learn how to create your dashboards.

How to Design the Ultimate Marketing Dashboard

This is our third installment of our "CMO's Guide to Dashboards" blog series. In this blog post learn about the two most important aspects to designing the optimal performance marketing dashboard: audience and layout. Read more.

How Data Drives Sales Operations

Get a recap of the SF Sales Operations Happy Hour with AlwaysHired with best practices from leading Sales Operations professionals who discussed the importance of the role and its relationship with data. Read more.

How to Leverage Data to Create an Organized Marketing Dashboard

Marketers use 17 different tools, which amounts to a lot of disparate data. Marketers need to create dashboards that leverage marketing data. In this post, learn how to leverage data to create an insightful marketing dashboard.

[White Paper] The Chief Marketing Officer’s Guide to Dashboards

As marketing is further seen as a cost center for companies, it's time to rethink analytics. In our latest white paper, we unpack the value of data and the power of analytics. Download The CMO's Guide to Dashboards to learn more.

You Need More Than Excel to Get Insights

Last week, Tomasz Tunguz wrote “Excel became the tool for nearly everyone to get stuff done at work.” In this blog post, we examine the future of spreadsheets in today's world of data visualization and robust analytics tools.

The Growth Hacker’s Guide to Metrics, Tools and Reads

Growth Marketing focuses on impacting the entire funnel and is instrumental in growing the business as a whole. Learn Growth Marketing strategies and best practices from Sean Ellis, Jack Mardack and Riaan Ahmed.

Why Product Analytics is not just for the Product Team

If the future of modern business relies on being data-driven, let’s examine how product analytics can help shape the future of software companies. Because, product analytics shouldn't just be for the Product team.

The Boy Scout Rule for Data

While data cleansing can be seen as a sore spot for many of us, it’s crucial to visualizing our data. In this blog post, learn how to apply the Boy Scout Rule for data when thinking about cleaning and maintaining your dataset.

Dashboards Explained: Operational, Strategic and Analytical

While data has been seen as an overly complicated entity, dashboards don’t have to be. In this blog post learn the differences between operational, strategic and analytical dashboards. Learn how to pick the right dashboard.

How Business Intelligence Aligns with Marketing Priorities

As Marketing moves into its crucial role as a data-driven machine, we need to find a solution that directly aligns with our priorities and initiatives. Marketing needs to add Business Intelligence to your tech stack and rely on the insights surfaced from the solution. In this blog post, we explain how BI helps in every stage of the marketing process. 

Improving Your Marketing Tech Stack with Business Intelligence

Marketing Operations and Business Intelligence can help resolve typical challenges faced by Marketing teams. In this blog post, learn why a BI solution needs to be part of your marketing technology stack and its benefits.

Earth Day 2017: Offsetting Our CO2 Emissions with Segment

We've partnered with Segment and other companies to fully offset our CO2 emissions this Earth Day (April 22nd, 2017). You can do your part and donate to the Carbon Fund or any other charity and fully offset your CO2 emissions.

How Do You Define Being Data-Driven?

At Chartio, we’re on a mission to enable everyone to explore their data. So, when an email with the subject line asking what does it mean to be data-driven, I was intrigued. In this blog post, learn what it means to be data-driven.

Getting Fancy with Chartio’s new Advanced Data Pipeline

With the Advanced Data Pipeline, we brought the aspects of the Data Explorer you know, and transformed it to do more. Now, visualizing your data workflow is easier, and you get more power by being able to do multiple merges.

Improve Your Digital Marketing Dashboard in Four Steps

Digital marketers spend a significant amount of time creating campaigns, ad copy, etc. In this blog post, we’ll provide best practices on which metrics to track, data aggregation, channel focus and dashboard design.

Rethinking Your Ad Spend: 5 tips for intelligent digital advertising

In this webinar we had two digital marketing pros explain digital advertising metrics and how to create a dashboard that effectively tracks your digital efforts. Learn how to create your ultimate digital advertising dashboard.

A Checklist for Selecting a Self-Service Business Intelligence Solution

In this blog post, we’ll highlight a list of high-performing and leading vendors as analyzed by G2 Crowd reviews in their bi-annual report on the state of self-service Business Intelligence. Get your checklist in this blog post.

Best Practice: Keep shorter dashboards

Read this blog post to get best practices on keeping shorter, more focused dashboards that promote data literacy and drive actionable insights rather than confusion. In this blog post, we'll examine how to keep shorter dashboards and its benefits.

[Infographic] How to Evaluate a Self-Service Business Intelligence Solution

Ever wondered what are the stages of the Business Intelligence buyer's journey and key activities within each stage? Here is an infographic version of the buyer's journey that visualizes each step of the process.