Resources that make life a lil-bit better

These are a combination of tools & resources that Vision Labs has built, shared, or recommend!  Some of the external sources are affiliate links, it’s much appreciated if you use them (but not required😅)

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View Realtime GA4 Data!

100% FREE Realtime Report Delivered usign BigQuery’s Intraday Streaming

The Perfect Dashboard Every Time

Optimize your dashboards for action while improving your design & actionability! 

Self Audit in Minutes, not Hours! 

Link your GA4 Account & s using this 100% FREE Looker Studio template

These are 100% FREE custom visualizations that allow you to fully utilize all of what Looker Studio can do.

Display images from any data source with a hosted image URL. Ads, previews, & more!

Extra information at your finger tips! Hover or click interactions for everyone’s needs!

Absolute, relative, & trending data in a single chart!

There might be others out there that do something better, but these work and we have active subscriptions for.

Mixed Analytics
Mixed Analytics

What’s the best way to get data from your API (ad platform metrics) into Google Sheets? Mixed Analytics! They have the best connectors and features for getting data efficiently into Google Sheets. A must have.

Analytics Canvas
Analytics Canvas

Our go to tool for managing BigQuery & GA4 pipelines without losing your mind in SQL. Will you need to know some SQL? Probably, but this tool will make your life 3x easier when it comes to managing an end to end workflow without shaving years off your life.

Add Typing Mind
Typing Mind

The typingmind AI tool provides a better UI chat experience. It uses the API & can adjust the version of GPT-3.5 model and offers temperature 0.7 selection and prompt libraries. No monthly fees.

Slack
Slack

The industry standard for communicating. We love slack because most of our clients are on slack and we can have a shared channel with them without having to leave our space.

Tella
Tella

Tella is a video recording tool that allows you to easily share 4k videos and do light editing at lightning speed. Many of our courses, youtube videos, & client videos are recorded using Tella.

StreamYard
Streamyard

StreamYard is a professional live streaming and recording studio in your browser. Record your content, or stream live to Facebook, YouTube, and other platforms.

Notion
Notion

The swiss-army knife/secret weapon for organization! This replaces Clickup, a CRM, and SOP library. We store everything here (including memes)! Notion is so flexible it can get a bit overwhelming, but our motto is to keep everything super simple!

Gifox
Gifox

Gifox is used by many teams in amazing companies to exchange ideas, report bugs, help customers, revive presentations and much more!

Porter Metrics
Porter Metrics

With Porter Metrics you get, no-code marketing reporting for your team or agency! You can connect all your data accross multiple platforms and feed it into Looker Studio.

Windsor AI

Windsor is a low cost data connector which allows you to sync destinations like BigQuery, Looker Studio, Sheets, AWS & more.

Two Minute Reports
Two Minute Reports

The most budget friendly and feature ritch Looker Studio connector on the market. Connect multiple ad accounts or GA4 accounts to a single report that is Cached! Nothing better on the market.

Thrive Cart
ThriveCart

Our cart of choice. We use ThriveCart to handle all of the subscription payments with Better Than Data. We’re able to push ThriveCart’s limits with really cool tracking capabilities that no other funnel/cart platform offers!

Convert Box
ConvertBox

The absolute easiest form builder that just works everywhere we put it. It’s simple yet super advanced. Allows us to send webhooks to our backend for better analysis AND it doesn’t use iframes! #win

Stape
Stape

When we want to quickly get Server-side Google Tag Manager setup and don’t want to worry about managing servers, we’ll use Stape. It’s affordable, reliable, and very quick to set up.

GTM
GTM

The bread and butter tool for tracking and measurement. Google Tag Manager is an absolute must when it comes to setting up measurement for our clients. It’s incredibly flexible and powerful.

Looker Studio

Looker Studio

Formerly Google Data Studio, Looker Studio has the biggest library of connectors (both paid and free) that makes it super easy to bring in data from anywhere, visualize, blend, and get actionable insights from.

Big Query

BigQuery

BigQuery is the big data playground for adults! We use BigQuery when the datasets have graduated from Google Sheets or we want to do some advanced sorting and aggregations in SQL. Not required for every project, but we still use it heavily.

GA4
GA4

GA4 is the new industry standard for analytics platforms. This free platform from Google is where they are adding all the their development resources and attention. So we use it heavily with our clients.

Google Sheets

Google Sheets

The ultimate database! The flexibility and breadth of use-cases is unparalleled with Google Sheets. From quick analysis to long standing reporting with advanced formulas, Google Sheets is there for it all – and it Excels 😉!

Tag Assistant
Tag Assistant

A must have when working with preview mode in Google Tag Manager. This will make the whole process more seamless.

Data Layer Checker
Data Layer Checker

We use this all the time to quickly see what the data layer looks like on the page. Saves having to open GTM preview or look in the console all the time.

Data Layer Inspector
Data Layer Inspector

When you want some additional + technical details in the developer console, this will add it all for you!

Video Speed Controller
Video Speed Controller

Hate sitting through slow speakers and long videos? This extension adds a handy dandy speed setting to speed up any embedded video

ZeroBlur
ZeroBlur

Presenting or recording a video? Use this to blur certain fields or sections of the screen. The Blur will stick to the selected element so you can still move around.

UTM Builder
UTM Builder

Build those UTMs on the fly and keep everything consistent and organized