Google Sheets

IMPORTHTML: Google Sheets Formulae Explained

How do you use IMPORTHTML in Google Sheets?

IMPORTHTML is a Google Sheets add-on that allows you to import HTML tables into your spreadsheet. To use IMPORTHTML, open a new Google Sheets spreadsheet and go to the Add-ons menu. Select Get Add-ons and search for IMPORTHTML. Install the add-on and then open it from the Add-ons menu. IMPORTHTML will open in a new browser tab. Select the HTML table you want to import and click the Import button. The table will be imported into your Google Sheets spreadsheet.

What is the syntax of IMPORTHTML in Google Sheets?

The syntax of IMPORTHTML in Google Sheets is as follows:

=IMPORTHTML("url")

Where "url" is the URL of the HTML document to be imported.

What is an example of how to use IMPORTHTML in Google Sheets?

The IMPORTHTML function in Google Sheets allows you to import HTML from a web page into a spreadsheet. This can be useful for tracking data from a website, or for importing data from a form on a website. To use the IMPORTHTML function, open a new spreadsheet and enter the following into a cell:

=IMPORTHTML("https://www.google.com")

This will import the HTML from the Google website into the spreadsheet. You can then use the data in the spreadsheet to track website traffic, or to gather data from a form on the website.

When should you not use IMPORTHTML in Google Sheets?

IMPORTHTML should not be used in Google Sheets when:

-You are trying to import data from a unsupported file type.

-You are trying to import a large amount of data.

-You are trying to import data that is not in a consistent format.

-You are trying to import data that is not in a delimited format.

What are some similar formulae to IMPORTHTML in Google Sheets?

There are a few similar formulae to IMPORTHTML in Google Sheets. The IMPORTHTML formula imports HTML from a web page into a Google Sheet. The following are a few similar formulas:

IMPORTXML: This formula imports XML data into a Google Sheet.

IMPORTJSON: This formula imports JSON data into a Google Sheet.

IMPORTFROMURL: This formula imports data from a URL into a Google Sheet.

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