Best Google Sheets Addons: Boost your Productivity!
Google Sheets is a great tool-we can all agree. However, imagine how much greater it can be when integrated with other great tools. This is when you experience the real benefits of automation!
Google Workspace Marketplace is offering a wide range of applications for you to choose the ones you think will be the best fit to your needs.
You can apply the filter “Work with Sheets” to reduce the list of applications to only those that integrate with Google Sheets.
In the following post we list a selection of the most worthy Google Sheets add-ons to boost your productivity.
Clever Ads is offering an add-on made for Google Sheets, especially made for your PPC/SEM data. In order for you to save time copying and pasting data from your advertising platforms to Spreadsheets, or exporting your data, the Clever Ads extension allows you to directly generate your reports inside Google Sheets. After installing the add-on, you will see a sidebar menu where you can choose your advertising platform and a preferred time-range for your report. Once you click on the generate button, the reports will start appearing in columns and rows. Saving one step from your reports-making process can be a big deal.
As an extra, Clever Ads’ Add-on can also generate keyword reports directly into your spreadsheet. By doing so, you’re exploring all the new ideas and opportunities for targeting your Google Ads campaigns. Make sure you take advantage of this feature!
- Try here Add-on Google Sheets by Clever Ads.
Lucidchart is an online diagram tool that also integrates with Google Sheets to make your life easier. It helps teams collaborate more efficiently by letting you monitor processes, systems and goals with data linking and conditional formatting. You can build interactive diagrams and customized templates and share them with the rest of your team. It also helps you keep everything under control with hotspots, current and future states, version control and revision history.
It also offers tons of exporting options for sharing or publishing.
Icons for Slides & Docs
Flaticon is one of the biggest icon databases and I have been personally using it for almost 5 years. It has been a life saver for all my presentations and design mockups!
With the Flaticon Google Sheets add-on you can very easily and quickly add your preferred icons on any kind of Google Doc, Slides or spreadsheet that you need. Give some life to the documents you’re working on by easily adding any icon you can imagine!
If you’re using Google Analytics for your website why not go a step further and also use the Google Sheets add-on? Enjoy maximum comfort and convenience by having all the Google Analytics data that you need directly in your spreadsheet. With the Google Analytics add-on for Google Sheets, the process of generating reports is a piece of cake! It allows you to create custom dashboards with embedded data visualizations and to create custom calculations from your report data. For an extra level of automation, you can also schedule your reports to run automatically so that your data information is always updated.
Form Publisher is a document generator for facilitating approval and signatures. You can choose between Google Forms or Google Sheets as a source and then select to create customized documents which will be stored in Google Drive..
There are plenty of cases where this useful Google Sheets add-on can be used regardless of your organization’s size, industry or location. Some examples of these cases:
- Automatic mass invoices generation
- Leave or time-off requests of your employees
- Invitation/Registration forms
- Digitizing the maintenance request processes
As you can see, there are plenty of add-ons for extending Google Sheets, boosting your productivity, improving team collaborations and creating reports. Each one of the available add-ons help you automate a specific task or step of a tedious process. Make sure you find the ones that are the most helpful and useful to you and your needs.