Analytics Articles

The articles below focus on Web Analytics & Optimization, the art and science of improving websites based on the analysis of visitors' behavior. They focus on analyzing and optimizing marketing efforts, turning new visitors into customers and returning customers into loyal friends. Learn a broad range of techniques (such as social media, segmentation and other website optimization) in order to increase revenue.

  • Mobile App Analytics Insights

    Mobile App Analytics

    The aim of this article is to give you an idea of how to get started with mobile app tracking analysis using Google Analytics. The article covers some sample reports from the new app tracking interface and how they can help us make decisions for our business.

    Kristoffer Olofsson - October 28, 2013
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  • Conversion Rate Optimization Maturity: Knowledge

    Conversion Rate Optimization Maturity Model: Knowledge

    Learn more about the Yin & Yang of Conversion Rate Optimization: Analytics and the User Experience. They are both different, mutually complementary, and necessary. This post is part of the Conversion Rate Optimization Maturity Model series.

    Michal Parizek - October 23, 2013
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  • Powerful Custom Dimensions in Universal Analytics

    Custom Dimensions in Universal Analytics

    Every now and then, your business requirements demand some metric or dimension that is not available out-of-the box in your analytics solution. Luckily, this is becoming less common as measurement systems evolve. But in some cases a custom dimension can bring additional value to your business. Here is when...

    Kristoffer Olofsson - October 15, 2013
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  • Google Analytics Demographics & Interests Reports

    Google Analytics Demographics & Interests Reports

    Google Analytics has always been a great tool when it comes to understanding and optimizing online behavior. But with the addition of Demographics and Interests information as a first class citizen in the tool it brought a new level of insights into it.

    Daniel Waisberg - October 8, 2013
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  • Google Analytics Custom Dimensions - 5 Questions

    Google Analytics Custom Dimensions

    Don't get paralyzed by considering every fancy data point you could track. Use Google Analytics custom dimensions to give you new perspectives on which visitors and elements are driving results on your site. With that in mind, take a step back and consider these 5 questions.

    Brian Wonch - September 30, 2013
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  • Google Forms & The Measurement Protocol

    Universal Analytics Form & The Measurement Protocol

    In this article I present the Universal Analytics Form, an easy-to-use solution to implement Google Analytics' Measurement Protocol to upgrade your current tracking capabilities using a Google Form. Sounds cool, doesn’t it? I think it does!

    Daniel Waisberg - September 25, 2013
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  • A Real Life Analytics Metaphor

    Real Life Analytics Metaphor

    Suppose you own a restaurant in a highway rest area. You want to understand how your visitors behave and to optimize the restaurant to better serve your clients. How would you do that? And how is it related to Web Analytics? Here is how...

    Daniel Waisberg - August 28, 2013
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  • Google Analytics Dashboards: A Step-By-Step Guide

    Google Analytics Dashboards

    In this article you will learn how to use Google Analytics Dashboards, they are a great way to keep track of your website. It can save a lot of time on your (and your colleagues) day-to-day so it is certainly worth to invest some time to have the right data in there.

    Daniel Waisberg - July 30, 2013
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  • Paid Search Bid Optimization With Google Analytics

    Paid Search Bid Optimization With Google Analytics

    In this article you will learn advanced tips and tricks for Adwords bid optimization using Google Analytics. Yehoshua Coren shares some of his processes and approaches to optimizing paid search campaigns using Google Analytics.

    Yehoshua Coren - July 17, 2013
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  • 3 Ways To Improve Web Video Conversion Rates

    3 Ways To Improve Web Video Conversion Rates

    There is no doubt that videos help improve the overall conversion rates for your website, and using the tips in this article will also help you to increase the success of your web video in its own right. Visitors to your site should be drawn into watching your video, engaged by it and should then want to make an enquiry as a result. If your video isn't converting then there is no point in you having it!

    Sean McPheat - July 4, 2013
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