Building dashboards in Apache Superset from Google Sheets data

Google Sheets is a great tool when it comes to managing a lot of data quickly without custom code development. You can build easily quick spreadsheets to solve your data or business application workflows. You can also use spreadsheets as a way to collect input data from multiple people.

But Google Sheets, like all spreadsheets, is not great when it comes to building visually pleasing dashboards, there are better tools for that. Also, if you need to blend multiple sheets or workbooks, Google Sheets can be very manual and labour intensive.

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