How to use Query Builder to sync more historical data
The amount of historical data that initially syncs with Databox differs for each Data Source, depending on a number of factors. From there, more historical data is accumulated over time. Learn more here.
In order to achieve your reporting objectives, you may need access to more historical data than is available for Basic Metrics. For certain Data Sources, this is possible using Query Builder. Learn which Data Sources have Query Builders available here.
Query Builder is available in Plus and Business Accounts. Agency Basic Accounts have access to Query Builder in the Agency Account only. Request a trial of Query Builder by following
For example, when a new Google Analytics Data Source is connected with Databox, 3 months worth of historical data is initially synced. In the example below, we'll create a Custom Metric to report on Sessions with longer Date Ranges, like Quarter to Date, Year to Date, etc., selected.
Pro Tip: Now we can easily create more Custom Metrics with the same Date Range specifications.