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With Similarweb’s Data Exporter, you can download customized data sets and reports by leveraging API-like capabilities directly from the platform.

Overview

The Data Exporter is a powerful tool that let's you seamlessly integrate Similarweb's comprehensive data analysis into your own reporting infrastructure. Your data exporter reports can be tailored to fit into your everyday workflow and will empower you with deeper insights and a broader understanding of your market.

The enhanced Data Exporter makes it even easier to extract targeted data, including new datasets and input types like apps and keywords, that drive smart data-driven decision-making.

  • Simplicity and Ease of Use:  designed with a user-friendly interface that requires minimal technical expertise. Choose the report type, domains, filters & metrics to include in your report.
  • No Coding Required: use the Data Exporter's intuitive interface to interact with APIs, making it accessible to those without coding skills.
  • Customization: a variety of data filters - such as geography, historical data, granularity, and more, - allow you to tailor your data exports to your needs.
  • Report Sharing:  share your reports with your team by sending them automatically generated API-code snippets of your report, or simply sending them a direct link to download the report.
  • Scheduled Reports : The Data Exporter's scheduled exports will eliminate the need for manual data retrieval. You can set up automated routines to receive data on a regular basis, reducing the reliance on IT teams for data extraction.

Tip: As you interact with the Data Exporter, you'll develop a better understanding of APIs and their potential. This product can serve as a gentle introduction to more technical aspects for those interested in learning.

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How to Access the Data Exporter

To access the Data Exporter, simply login in to Similarweb and select Data Exporter from our list of solutions available from the sidebar menu. 

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Next, click ‘Get Started’ to continue to the Data Exporter, or ‘Gain Access’ and we will contact you with all the information necessary.

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Build a Data Report

To begin using the exporter, you'll start by building your data report. You may choose to start with a Customizable Template or Create your report from scratch. Both options allow you to choose the parameters of your data report, including the report type, website domains, desired metrics and geo and date filters.  

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  1. To begin, select Create a report from scratch.  

  2. Select a Report Type. There are several report types to choose from. Select the report that aligns with your needs and workflow. 

    For example, if you're looking for website traffic data, select the "Traffic and Engagement" report type. If you're interested in Keywords data, select the "Keywords" or "Site Keywords" report type.

 

Select a report type

  1. Provide input: Based on the report type selected, you'll be prompted to provide inputs on which the analysis will be conducted.  (Ie. website domains, apps, or keywords.) Information can be entered manually or uploaded via CSV file. 

    For website domains, select whether to include subdomains in your report (You can also change your selection at the checkout stage).


    Add input to keywords report

    Important: The CSV should list domain-names in only one column to ensure data is pulled properly. You can check your report in real-time using the preview window on the right.

  2. Set filters: Select the relevant countries, granularity and timeframe to apply for your report. Note that the filter setting will vary depending on the report type.  

    Filters to narrow down your data export

  3. Select the desired metrics: Choose the metrics you wish to include in your report. Your selections are added in real-time in the preview screen for both 'Table' and 'API' views.

    List of metrics relevant to the table

     

      Note: The request cost at the top of your report will update as you populate the desired metrics. You can monitor as you build your report to ensure you don't exceed your remaining credits. 

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    Export Your Data Report

    It’s time to download our report! Clicking ‘Export’ will open a summary of our report configurations, along with an option to select the report format and whether to include subdomains as mentioned earlier - 

    Checkout and confirmation window

    Before downloading the report it’s important to verify the estimated number of data credits required to run this report - In this example, we are using a total of 266 data credits since we’re analyzing only 2 domains.

      Tip: Read more about data credits here

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    Download and Share your Report

    Once you've clicked the 'Download' button, a pop-up will appear:

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    Clicking "Create a new report" will take you to the New Export tab, and clicking "View download progress" will redirect you to the Export History tab:

    Export History

    Export History is where you can download your newly added report (or any report you've previously created), or you can copy the report link to share with other members of your team:

    Download export or copy link

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