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Blog about Business Analytics, KPIs and product updates

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Product and Design

8 Proven Strategies for Converting Free Trial Users to Paying Customers

We asked pros from 60 SaaS businesses to share tips for converting trial users to paid customers. Here’s how they’ve improved their paid activation rates.

Jessica Greene Product and Design Jessica GreeneJessica Greene   |  Jun 26

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Inside the Design of the New Databox Logo

We recently launched a new logo. Here’s why we did it and the thought that went into the design.

Avatar Product and Design   |  May 7

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Say Hello to a More Personalized Databox

New customizable Home screen and improved design for quicker access to what’s important and a new wizard for building new dashboards faster.

Avatar Product and Design   |  Apr 23

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New in Databox: Easily Switch Between Databoards Inside the Designer

You shouldn’t have to click ‘back’ in order to navigate to your Databoards. Now, you can view and switch to other Databoards in your account without interrupting your workflow.

John Bonini Product and Design   |  Feb 27

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Google Sheets, meet Databox.

The Google Sheets Integration is Live! Turn your Google Spreadsheets into interactive dashboards that are available on desktop, office TVs, and your mobile devices.

Avatar Product and Design   |  Feb 6

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New in Databox: Schedule Snapshots of Your Reports in JPG or PDF Formats

Scheduled Snapshots now supports both JPG and PDF formats. Now, your team and/or clients will receive your reports in a way that’s accessible, no matter what.

John Bonini Product and Design   |  Feb 4

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New in Databox: Onboard Clients Quicker by Sending Templated Carousels

By sending Databoard Carousels into client accounts with just one click, it’s now easier than ever to build client reports and onboard new clients.

John Bonini Product and Design   |  Nov 9 2018

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New in Databox: Instantly Visualize 3,000+ Metrics from 65+ Data Sources

Big updates to the app and dashboard designer (as well as 1,712 new pre-configured Datablocks) make it easier than ever to find and track the most important KPIs.

Avatar Product and Design   |  Nov 6 2018

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New Integration: Track Your Subscription & Financial Metrics for Free from ProfitWell

Track all of your critical subscription metrics in Databox from a free ProfitWell account: revenue, churn, upgrades/downgrades, ARPU, and much more.

John Bonini Product and Design   |  Oct 26 2018

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Embed Databoards: Share Live and Interactive Dashboards on Any Web Page or Application

With the Databoard Embed feature, you can share and publish live, interactive dashboards on any web page, blog post, wiki page, web application, or intranet portal.

Avatar Product and Design   |  Oct 19 2018

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New Integration: Track the Performance of Your Instagram Business Account

Track important campaign metrics from your Instagram Business account and visualize reach, impressions, post engagement, follower demographics (and more) in minutes.

John Bonini Product and Design   |  Oct 3 2018

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New Integration: Harvest Time Tracking Visualized

Visualize project management metrics from Harvest like hours tracked, billable hours, billable amount, non-billable hours, expenses (and more) in minutes.

John Bonini Product and Design   |  Sep 27 2018

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Introducing Flexible Grids – Customizing your Databoards is Now Easier Than Ever

Now you can visualize your performance data with fewer clicks and in less time than ever before.

Avatar Product and Design   |  Sep 13 2018

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Combine Your Data with Data Calculations

Data Calculations allows you to combine (add, subtract, multiply, divide) your business performance metrics from any source without a spreadsheet.

Avatar Product and Design   |  Sep 7 2018

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Everything You Need to Know About The 5 Big Updates to Goals in Databox

Big updates to the Goals feature allow you to better identify trends, view company goal history, set progressive goals, and more.

Avatar Product and Design   |  May 29 2018

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The All-New Scorecard: Your Business’ KPIs Delivered Every Morning

Scorecard sends you updates on your most important KPIs through email, mobile push notification, and/or Slack every day, week, or month.

John Bonini Product and Design   |  May 9 2018

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Here’s How We’re Building the Easiest Data Visualization Tool Ever

With our new certification programs, the “easiest to use” data visualization tool has made monitoring, improving, and reporting on performance even easier.

John Bonini Product and Design   |  Apr 2 2018

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Your Business Performance Never Looked Better

We’ve redesigned charts and visualizations to give you more control over the look, feel, and functionality of your performance data.

John Bonini Product and Design   |  Mar 15 2018

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Now You Can Track SMART Goals Automatically [New Feature]

Set, revise, and assign time-bound goals and track performance automatically and all-in-one place using performance data from 60+ tools.

John Bonini   |  Dec 12 2017

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Agencies

Finally! You Can Monitor Client Performance, for All Your Agency’s Accounts, on One Screen

Introducing Client Performance: The Easiest Way to Monitor All of Your Clients in One Place

John Bonini Agencies   |  Nov 8 2017

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The Crazy, True Story Of How We Rebranded Databox in One Week

Over the last year, Databox has continued building exciting innovations in product and evolving its positioning in the market. This is the inside story of how we (finally) made that public.

John Bonini Product and Design   |  Oct 16 2017

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7 Major Feature Releases from HubSpot Connect Partners at Inbound 17

These growing companies released significant product updates at Inbound 17 to make your inbound marketing even more effective.

Avatar Product and Design   |  Oct 5 2017

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How To Create Product-Driven Growth (Inbound 17 Session)

Kieran Flanagan from HubSpot shared the strategies used by his growth team to grow HubSpot revenue as quickly as possible.

Avatar Product and Design   |  Sep 28 2017

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Databox Insights

Stay Automatically Updated with Insights about Your Company’s Performance

Avatar Product and Design   |  Sep 26 2017

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Analytics

How Rheo Makes Data-Driven Product Decisions Using Real-Time Dashboards [Case Study]

Rheo, a venture-backed tech startup, shared its strategy for keeping the entire product team aligned around the conversions that drive their business.

Avatar Analytics   |  Sep 1 2017

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Analytics

Is Your Website Easy To Understand? Test it With Qualitative Data Using Amazon MTurk

Use these scripts, screenshots and strategies on Amazon Mechanical Turk to get real feedback in 3 hours or less

Avatar Analytics   |  Jul 24 2017

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Product and Design

How to Organize your Databoards With Tags and Favorites

Navigate between all your reports in a clean, well-structured way to avoid information overload

Avatar Product and Design   |  Jul 21 2017

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Introducing Databoards: How to Build KPI Reports Perfectly Optimized for Every Device

With Databox, you can now build a report once and view it on your desktop browser, a TV screen or in our native mobile app.

Avatar Product and Design   |  Jun 8 2017

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Product Update: Databox’s New Query Builder Pulls Custom Metrics from Advanced Analytics Platforms

Our second generation Query Builder let’s you pull custom metrics from Google Analytics, MixPanel, Localytics, Adobe Analytics, Facebook Ads and more.

Avatar Product and Design   |  May 3 2017

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Access your Metrics on Desktop

Introducing a New Enhanced Datawall View for your Desktop

Avatar Product and Design   |  Dec 8 2016

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Goal Setting, now in Databox

Set Time-bound, Numeric Goals and Track Progress Automatically

Avatar Product and Design   |  Dec 1 2016

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10 Databox features you probably didn’t know about

A list of hidden gems in Databox that will help you understand how your business performs day-to-day.

Avatar Product and Design   |  Oct 20 2016

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Android app redesign with bottom navigation

Avatar Product and Design   |  Jul 7 2016

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Mobile app

Wear KPIs on your wrist

Introducing Databox for Apple Watch

Avatar Mobile app   |  Jun 27 2016

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The Datawall

A new approach for your office Dashboard

Avatar Product and Design   |  Jun 7 2016

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Databox now integrates with Zapier

Connect to hundreds of apps and services and send data right into Databox

Avatar Product and Design   |  May 23 2016

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Introducing Databox for Slack

Avatar Product and Design   |  Apr 11 2016

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Databox for Developers

Avatar Product and Design   |  Feb 25 2016

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One more step toward true badass-ery

Avatar Product and Design   |  Dec 17 2015

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Introducing Databox Early Access

We’re giving growth marketers a sneak peek at the new Databox

Avatar Product and Design   |  Nov 13 2015