Data Studio vs Google Analytics

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Data Studio vs Google Analytics: What are the differences?

Developers describe Data Studio as "Your data is powerful. Use it". Unlock the power of your data with interactive dashboards and engaging reports that inspire smarter business decisions. It’s easy and free. On the other hand, Google Analytics is detailed as "Enterprise-class web analytics". Google Analytics lets you measure your advertising ROI as well as track your Flash, video, and social networking sites and applications.

Data Studio belongs to "Business Intelligence" category of the tech stack, while Google Analytics can be primarily classified under "General Analytics".

Airbnb, Uber Technologies, and Spotify are some of the popular companies that use Google Analytics, whereas Data Studio is used by Kalibrr, Cookly, and Landing.jobs. Google Analytics has a broader approval, being mentioned in 18000 company stacks & 10537 developers stacks; compared to Data Studio, which is listed in 30 company stacks and 28 developer stacks.

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Pros of Data Studio
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    • 1.5K
      Free
    • 925
      Easy setup
    • 888
      Data visualization
    • 696
      Real-time stats
    • 403
      Comprehensive feature set
    • 180
      Goals tracking
    • 154
      Powerful funnel conversion reporting
    • 137
      Customizable reports
    • 83
      Custom events try
    • 53
      Elastic api
    • 13
      Updated regulary
    • 8
      Interactive Documentation
    • 3
      Google play
    • 2
      Advanced ecommerce
    • 2
      Industry Standard
    • 2
      Walkman music video playlist
    • 1
      Medium / Channel data split
    • 1
      Financial Management Challenges -2015h
    • 1
      Lifesaver
    • 1
      Easy to integrate

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    Cons of Data Studio
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      • 9
        Confusing UX/UI
      • 6
        Super complex
      • 5
        Very hard to build out funnels
      • 3
        Poor web performance metrics
      • 2
        Very easy to confuse the user of the analytics
      • 2
        Time spent on page isn't accurate out of the box

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      What is Data Studio?

      Unlock the power of your data with interactive dashboards and engaging reports that inspire smarter business decisions. It’s easy and free.

      What is Google Analytics?

      Google Analytics lets you measure your advertising ROI as well as track your Flash, video, and social networking sites and applications.

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      What companies use Google Analytics?
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