Category: Google Analytics

Four ways to make use of the new Google Analytics interface

This is my first post for a while on this blog, but I have mitigating circumstances – I’ve just come out of hospital having had some knee surgery. You’ll be pleased to hear that this hasn’t stopped me making bad

Page Names in Analytics and why they are important

For those of you who are unaware, I have recently changed jobs and in those situations you always end up thinking about new things in different areas.  Recently one of the things that I have been thinking about is how

Five tips for Analytics for lead generation or offsite conversion websites

I’ve just realised it has been a month since I last posted.  That is too long, so my humble apologies.  For those of you who aren’t aware I have been guest posting on eConsultancy as well (follow me on facebook/twitter

6 visualisation techniques for post number 100

Wow, who would have thought it?  Almost three years ago when I started this thing I was sure that it was going to be a short little thing that would get no traction whatsoever.  But here we are looking down

Three tips on how to get non-analysts doing more

Whilst having a chat with some people recently, it became apparent to me that the level of usage of our Analytics tools varies quite wildly across our organisation.  In fact, whilst researching this post I was sure that I had

Congratulations, you are the 10,000 visit to this site

Have a pat on the back.  Unfortunately I can’t give you a prize, because I’m not rich enough.  Sorry.  You’ll just have to make do with a warm fuzzy feeling in your belly.  This is the message that is going

Google Analytics updated to make it seem more ‘enterprise’

I got an email this morning from Google Analytics telling me that they’d added 7 new features to my Google analytics account: Hello Google Analytics user,We recently added powerful new features to your Google Analytics account. With these seven new

Two years of WhenCanIStop

Oh I hate doing these posts every so often about my website and what’s been happening on it.  But then it comes around and I realise that I posted first on this blog just over two years ago, so I

Comments to blog increased traffic from search engines

Every now and then I write one of these posts that talks about the traffic to my site.  It’s great because it means I can sit around and play with Google Analytics and come up with new bits of information

More Web Analytics for Content Editors

Well I’d been writing the previous post for ages and decided that it was time to cut it in half and write one half that dealt with the metrics that content editors use and the second half was going to