To connect Google Data Studio to Facebook you must use a connector. Actually, Google can’t access Facebook’s API and require an additional tool to extract data information, a Google Data Studio connector.
Facebook connector and Google Data Studio
The most simple and best performance options is Supermetrics for Google Data Studio. It works perfect and offer all metrics and dimensions you need to build dashboards. Not only Facebook Ads, there are connectors for Facebook Insights, Instagram Insights and more.
How to use Supermetrics Facebook Data Studio?
Using both tools is simple, you just need a Google account and Supermetrics trial or premium version. Click here to read more about Supermetrics, watch videos and even get some free templates for Google Data Studio.