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.

A new generation of digital analysis tools is arriving. A generation where speed is king and customer data is united. If you’ve been buried with reports and analysis from the typical tools then take a break and check out these six modern analytics tools.
Allison Hartsoe -
Let's have a closer look at the next Conversion Rate Optimization Maturity Model's pillar: Activities. We've already described People and Knowledge, which are the main inputs for this pillar. The typical outputs of the activities are insights which you're able to apply to your site and improve the conversion.
Michal Parizek -
Conversion Rate Optimization (CRO) is the process of continually improving a website or landing page to create the most effective experience for potential customers. For businesses that want to stay ahead, it's now an essential strategy in the highly competitive online marketing space. Here's a process you can follow to conduct a CRO audit.
Alex Cleanthous -
Google Tag Manager was released about a year ago, and recent updates have made it a much more valuable addition to a digital marketer's toolkit, and here's why.
Scott Shannon -
At best, trivial discoveries in the data flow are time-wasters. At worst, they're distractions from the genuine insights that will strengthen your business. Acting on them can do serious harm. It would be like setting off on a journey with a faulty GPS: the information it provides looks valid, but after you've committed to your direction, you suddenly realize you are completely lost.
Mike Deck -
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 -
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 -
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 -
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 -
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 -