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Available Metrics

Dataddo can extract all the metrics provided via an official API, depending on the reporting level you select:

Limitations

When loading historical data, data must be loaded in batches of 6 months. However, there is no limit to how far into the past you can go. Read more about how to do historical data here.

How to Create a Pinterest Data Source

  1. Sign in to your Dataddo account and click on Sources at the top of the page.

  2. Click on Create Source in the top right corner.

  3. From the list of sources, choose Pinterest. You can type the name of the connector into the search bar to find it faster.

  4. From the drop-down menu, choose your Account connected to Dataddo, and then select Ads Account. Click on Next to continue with the setup.
    Pinterest - account

    1. Didn't find your account?
      If you want to connect a new account that is not on the list, click on Add new Account at the bottom of the drop-down. You will be redirected to the authorization/sign-in page to confirm the right account. Once you confirm, you will be redirected back to the Dataddo app.

    2. Authorize your account
      If you have not authorized your Account with Dataddo, click on Add new Account and you will be redirected to the authorization/sign-in page.

    3. After you log in and give Dataddo the necessary permissions to access your data, you will be redirected back to the connector.

  5. Choose a name for your Data Source, select the Reporting Level, Time breakdown, Conversion attribution, View window time, Conversion time, Columns, and Data Labels. To continue to the next page, click Next
    Pinterest - metrics

  6. Configure your snapshotting preferences by choosing your Sync frequency. Under Advanced setting,s you can select the exact Time, of synchronization. Confirm your setup by clicking on Next.
    If the Data range is available to select, you can load historical data. Read more in our guide.

  7. Before saving the source, you can see a preview of your data by clicking on the Preview button. you can adjust the date range to a more specific view.

    • Also, you can see the full list of the metrics you selected by clicking on Show all Metrics and attributes, in the left navigation.
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  8. Click on Save and your new Data Source is ready.

Congratulations, your new Data Source is ready!


Troubleshooting

Broken View / Error Message

If you cannot see a preview of your data, go back a few steps and check your setup. The most common causes are:

  • Date range - we recommend a smaller date range. If you need to load historical data, check our guide.
  • Invalid metrics, attributes or breakdowns, or their combination - you may not have any values for them.
    Data source -create- error

Need assistance?

Feel free to contact us and we will help you with the setup. To speed the process of resolving your issue, make sure you provide us with sufficient information.


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