Segmentation

Segmentation is crucial in order to understand the visitors of a website and how to serve them better. Website visitors have different tastes, needs and levels of maturity, and they should be analyzed taking that into account. Among segmentation techniques two are especially important: data-driven analysis and Personas segmentation. Segmentation is a required step for the Behavioral Targeting process.

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 -
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 -
When it comes to analytics, I am a big fan of pan-session analysis. Pan-session analysis provides insights across multiple visits by the same person. For almost every website it is an incredibly, powerful way to understand your visitors better. By applying the insights you derive from this analysis, you can further optimize your visitor's experience and conversion rate.
Paul Koks -
In this presentation, Matthew Trifiro explains how to use Customer Lifetime Value, Acquisition Costs, and Retentions Rates in order to increase the conversion rate at every touch point and the velocity of the overal conversion funnel.
Online Behavior -
Feres Alhlou, the founder of E-Nor, discusses some of the more useful optimization tools that have come out recently: ShufflePoint, a data integration hub; SiteApps for SEO on Google Analytics and Qualaroo (formerly Kissinsights).
Online Behavior -
A persona is a group of visitors that visit a website, that share a common objective, purpose or background which make them distinct from another group of visitors. Learn how to use this technique to provide a better experience to your visitors.
Oliver Walker -
Justin Cutroni, Analytics Advocate at Google, says it's time to 'refresh' the approach to metrics. See how he uses 'events' to change how we gather and analyze data for both informational and e-commerce sites.
Online Behavior -
There’s no avoiding it, the growth of mobile is not slowing down. In this article you will learn techniques to improve your mobile customers using Analytics. Basically, create a great user experience for them by providing the information they want easily.
Jackson Lo -
This article is a guide to Custom Variables, the most powerful segmentation feature on Google Analytics. Daniel Waisberg provides a proper definition of this method, where it should be used, how to plan its implementation, and additional advanced tips.
Daniel Waisberg -