Your reporting needs are dynamic. As your strategies evolve you need a flexible reporting solution that can adapt to you. With Databox’s powerful features, you can seamlessly transition from basic metric tracking to advanced reporting, with no coding skills required. Take control of your success with Databox – the best DashThis alternative for marketers and agencies.
Over 22,000 Agencies and Businesses worldwide get their business performance analyzed with Databox.
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Don’t let the quality of data suffer. With Databox, you can effortlessly connect to over 120 platforms using our one-click integrations. Need to include data from other platforms? Easily sync custom data by connecting an SQL database, Google Sheets, Zapier, Make, or push data using the Rest API.
Don’t settle for surface-level metrics. Databox’s Metric Tools, allow you to create new metrics that give you a better understanding of your performance. Access additional data, add dimensions and filters, or build custom formulas with no coding experience required.
Detect trends and predict future outcomes with Databox AI-powered features. By harnessing the power of AI, you can set more realistic goals, make more informed decisions, and stay ahead of the competition.
Need help picking the right reporting solution? Compare the top 6 features of Databox and DashThis to find the perfect fit for your marketing or agency needs.
Databox makes building dashboards a breeze! You can pick from over 140+ ready-to-use templates or start from scratch. With a simple drag-and-drop interface, you can easily add, remove, and resize metrics so your is presented just how you want it. You also have the flexibility to update the date range for the whole dashboard or specific metrics, using preset or custom periods.
Users can either build a dashboard from scratch or start with a template.
DashThis offers 3 different dashboard types (periodic, rolling, and campaign), that define the dashboard date range, most are pre-defined. The dashboard editor is user-friendly. While adding and rearranging metrics is easy, users may find it difficult to resize widgets and edit the overall visual presentation of the dashboard.
Databox offers over 4,000 ready-to-use metrics for your Dashboards and Reports. With the Metric Library, you can easily explore all the available metrics, including any custom ones you’ve added to your account. If you can’t find a specific metric, you can use the Metric Tools to build custom and calculated metrics to track your important KPIs – with no coding necessary.
DashThis offers a range of pre-defined metrics for each data source connection. But, without a widget library, users might find it hard to find all available metrics. DashThis does not have features like the Metric Builder and Data Calculations, so users are unable to create metrics and equations. Users can merge widgets to add two metrics together, but the options are quite limited.
Easily connect to your favorite marketing tools using Databox’s 70+ one-click integrations. Using Custom Data Sources like SQL database, Zapier, Make, Google Sheets, Excel, and more, you can connect to almost any platform. Or push custom data to Databox using Push and Rest API integrations.
DashThis has around 35 native integrations with popular marketing platforms. There are no third-party integrations, API, or SQL database connections. The only option to sync custom data to DashThis is by using a CSV file or Google Sheets.
Choose from a variety of report templates or create a report from scratch. With a variety of different slide types, like text, dashboards, side-by-side, and data stories, add context and explain your results effortlessly. With Report automation, set reminders and schedule your reports to automatically be exported at your set frequency. Plus, with Data Stories, include insights that automatically update with every report delivery.
While you can share your dashboards as a PDF, DashThis lacks the option to create multi-page reports. Users can share reports using Report Automation feature, but DashThis does not offer a feature like Report Reminders and Data Stories.
Keep track of your performance with Goals and a built-in notification system. Set targets and monitor progress with Goals, stay updated on top metrics using Scorecards, get customized notifications with Alerts, and receive detailed metric updates through Metric Digest. The best part? You’ll receive notifications via Slack, email, push notifications, and more.
In DashThis, users can add a Goal line to their visualization. Without a built-in notification system, users need to manually keep track of their progress and metric performance.
Spot trends, growth opportunities and set more realistic goals for your clients with Metric Forecasts. But that’s not all – our upcoming AI-powered features, like Generative AI, Anomaly Detection, Advanced Benchmarks, and Metric Correlation, will take your reporting to new heights, giving you deeper insights into your performance.
There are no AI features in DashThis.
Okay, let’s be honest: we might be a tad biased. But, don’t just take our word for it. Here’s what our amazing customers have to say about why they love using Databox.
“For my clients, Databox makes it easier to demonstrate an ROI for inbound and paid media initiatives. When I’m keeping track of the effectiveness of our digital marketing, saves me time. I can display the dashboard at board meetings with vibrant charts and figures, and we also built it into the websites so everyone who visits can easily see our accomplishments.”
“The things I enjoy most about Databox are the flexibility of this platform as well as the overall user interface. There are truly so many different options available for you to configure dashboards to your wants and needs. For example, Databox offers a ton of different data visualization options. Additionally, the ability to create custom metrics has proven to be an extremely useful and flexible tool in Databox as well.
Databox and DashThis are both great reporting solutions for marketers and agencies, but they offer different features and benefits to your business.
Databox will be the perfect tool for you if…
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