Selecting the right metrics to show to upper management is key for promoting departmental interests and relaying vital information about the health of the SharePoint portal. Selecting the right metrics, with the right aesthetics can be challenging when working with basic out-of-the-box SharePoint reporting. To get your point across with intelligent metrics, you’ll need a more sophisticated solution that provides all these items in simple and effective dashboards.
The top 5 most straightforward dashboards:
Usage Overview Dashboard
Utilize thid dashboard to understand your general content, adoption and search statuses of your overall portal, as well as for individual pages, documents, lists, community sites, blogs and more. This is a great dashboard for getting an overview of what these three major portal categories look like, as well as how they interact and affect eachother. You can even measure multiple SharePoint environments, such as SharePoint Online and SharePoint 2013.