Google Ads

Our Google Ads connector enables simple API data extraction without writing a single line of code.

Automatic Data Synchronization

Dataddo’s Google Ads Connector gives you the ability to sync your data automatically in hourly, daily, weekly, or monthly increments.

Available Fields

All available fields from the Google Ads API are listed here: https://developers.google.com/adwords/api/docs/appendix/selectorfields

Rate Limits

All limitations for API calls are described on the Rate Limits page on the Google Ads Documentation

Creating a Google Ads Data Source

To create a Google Ads data source, navigate to Sources at the top left of the Dataddo app.

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Then click on New Sources from the top right corner.

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From the list of connectors, choose the Google Ads connector.

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You will be redirected to the Google Ads connector. First of all, you will need to give Dataddo authorization to connect with your Google Ads account. Once you click on Authorize, you will be redirected to your account to log in.

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After you log in and give Dataddo the necessary permissions to access your data, you will get redirected back to the connector. If you happen to have more Google Ads accounts connected to Dataddo, you can select the one you would like to use from the drop-down menu. Once you select the one you want you will have to select Google Ads Account and Sub-account.

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Next, you can name your data source, choose the Report Type, and select the Metrics, Attributes, and Segments you want.

NOTE:  You can only select 10 metrics, attributes and segments per source

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Missing metric or attribute?

If any metrics or attributes that you would like to use are missing, or need assistance in creating the source, you can always contact us or create a ticket and we will add it for you if possible.

On the snapshotting page, you will set up the destination configuration. To help you with the snapshot mapping, we make it easier for you to create a connection to the destination based on your preference.

  • Click on the option "Dashboarding App" if you want your data to connect to applications, like Google Data Studio, Power BI, or Tableau.
  • Click on the option "Data Warehouse", If you want your data to be sent to warehouse storage, like MySQL, Big Query, or PostgreSQL.
  • If you are already experienced with the snapshotting setup, you can go ahead and process without selecting the two options.

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Lastly, you configure your snapshotting preferences, choosing Data range (if available), Snapshotting frequency, and Snapshotting retention. 

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Now you are all set and ready. Click on See Preview to review all the selections made by you before saving the Data Source using the button in the top right corner Save source.

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Your new source is now created. You can click on Add source to a flow to bind the source with a flow. To create a flow, please follow our Creating a data flow guide.

Visual example

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