Types of widget
In Holistics's dashboard, there are two types of widgets: Report widget and Text widget.
Report widget is, in essence, a report placed in a dashboard.
Beside dashboard-related options, each report widget still has the full functionality of a report. You can access these features like Export data, share, schedule delivery... in the Expand View:
In the widget's Expand View, only the filters used in the report are highlighted:
In case you need to provide instructions, context, warnings... directly in your dashboard, text widget is exactly what you need. The widget supports Markdown, which should serve your most common formatting requirements.
This also means you can embed videos and images into your dashboard:
To arrange widgets in the dashboard, you can grab the "move" icon on top of a widget:
Other widget options
You can access the full set of widget options by clicking the (...) icon on top:
This will open the exploration screen where users can drag and drop fields to dig deeper into the report data. The exploration screen is also accessible by right-clicking the widget.
For more details on this feature, please visit the Explore Data page.