Top Five: Google Analytics introduces new ‘Audiences’ report

Sherrilynne Starkie

Top Five: Google Analytics introduces new 'Audiences' report. Snapchat finally gives creators analytics. Now tens of thousands creators who make official Stories or have large followings will start seeing a slew of view count and demographic analytics on their Snapchat profile.

Google Publishes New Guide on Linking Google Ads and Google Analytics

Social Media Today

Google has released a new guide which outlines the benefits of linking your Google Ads and Google Analytics info to improve your ad targeting

8 Google Analytics Tricks For Marketers

The Realtime Report

8 Google Analytics Tricks For Marketers. When someone wants a tool to analyze the traffic coming to their website, nothing comes close to Google Analytics (GA). The AdWords reports showcase valuable ABC metrics from both AdWords and Analytics.

Google Analytics: Your Free Goldmine to More Leads, Sales and Human Connections

Pam Moore

What if I told you that right now at this very moment you are already you're sitting on a gold mine of free data and analytics to help you generate more brand awareness, leads and sales by connecting with your ideal customers in a human way?

What every consultant should know about social media analytics

Sherrilynne Starkie

It takes being logical, objective and analytical too. A good social media consultant will be au fait with: Google Analytics and Tag Manager. Native platform analytics including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Snap.

Google Analytics for Beginners

Idaconcpts

Google has made all this possible with its quintessential service called Google Analytics that specifically caters to online marketers. So what exactly is Google Analytics? Advantages of using Google Analytics. Google Analytics is a free service.

The Famous Faces of Google Analytics

Bill Hartzer

If you’re in the search marketing industry, or you have anything to do with websites, you’ve probably logged into Google Analytics. Well, that’s probably an understatement: you probably log into Google Analytics several times a day, like I do.

Happy Birthday, Google Analytics

Small Business Mavericks

Google Analytics turned 10 years old on November 12. But I still think this is a good time to praise the power of analytics. If you aren’t sure what I mean, just think about all that a good analytics solution can do for your brand. The harsh reality is that analytics is necessary to the healthy growth of your business. Google Analytics is one of the best solutions out there, and it’s free. The Best of Google Analytics.

How to Use Google Analytics to Increase Website Traffic [Infographic]

Social Media Today

Are you using Google Analytics to maximize your opportunities? Here are some key tips

Analytics: what matters to content marketers?

Sherrilynne Starkie

This is the actual value in using social media analytics properly. Related posts: Analytics: What are you really learning? HOW TO: Get Started With Google Analytics. Top Fourteen Interfaces in Social Media and Web Analytics on the Internet.

25 Google Analytics Admin Settings Explained

Razor Social

Google Analytics is without a doubt one of the most useful tools available to help you gain insight into your online marketing performance. So go ahead, log into your Google Analytics account and click the Admin tab at the bottom of the menu on the left.

Google Linking Webmaster Tools And Google Analytics

Small Business Mavericks

» Google Linking Webmaster Tools And Google Analytics There have been several significant improvements made to Google’s Webmaster Tools over this past week. Analytics are an important tool for all webmasters. About Us What’s a Maverick?

Google Adds Cross Device Measurement Tools to Google Analytics

Social Media Today

Google is adding some new tools to Google Analytics to help businesses better evaluate the full customer path to purchase

5 Things To Know About Google Analytics

Small Business Mavericks

Rocco Baldassarre just gave a simple explanation on Entrepreneur of 5 Keys to Unlocking the Power of Google Analytics. Sessions are measured by engagement as well as time, and Google looks more at activity than at length of session. It can take up to 24 hours to sync AdWords and Analytics. Link AdWords to Analytics and then link Analytics to AdWords to get the full scope of possible use out of these important tools.

Google Analytics Unveils a Set of Social Reports

Mindjumpers

Therefore, Google has recently released a new set of Social Reports within Google Analytics. The new Social Reports will be available from a new “social” tab, when you log in to Google Analytics.

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How to Remove Semalt.com in Google Analytics

Bill Hartzer

There’s a rogue website that is showing up as a referral in your Google Analytics. So, to accurately see your referral and website visitor traffic in Google Analytics, I recommend removing this or “excluding” semalt.com in your Google Analytics tracking.

Piwik: The Google Analytics Alternative

Small Business Mavericks

For the longest time Google Analytics was the only free open source analytics program. Many online marketers opted to use a paid analytics program so they could keep their information private and away from Google’s eyes, or they had other reasons. But there is a new alternative to Google Analytics that is free and open source and is picking up speed. Tracking & Analytics analytics google analytics website analytics

21 best social media analytics tools

Unmetric

But luckily there are several analytical tools to help marketers automate such mundane activities. And not just that, these analytical tools give key data insights on your social media performance to help you fine-tune your marketing strategy. Updated for 2019!

Analytics: the Sideways Approach to Measuring PR

Waxing UnLyrical

How Analytics are the Sideways Approach to Measuring PR. And analytics are at the heart of this approach. Registrations were the ultimate goal, and they were using campaign tracking in Google Analytics very well. A version of this post originally appeared on Spin Sucks.

4 Steps to Segment Social Media Traffic in Google Analytics

Idaconcpts

The Google Analytics Traffic Overview is a report that provides an overview of the different kinds of sources that send traffic to your site. Given the rise of social media, a common question by newbies to Google Analytics is how to track their social media referrals.

Google’s New Analytics Tool

Small Business Mavericks

Analytics is a very important part of doing business. A new tool from Google makes that easier. It’s called Google+ Dashboard. To use Google+ Dashboard, you have to have a Google+ page. You can’t have a Google+ page for your business unless you have a Google+ personal profile. This is good evidence that the future of your business online depends a lot on Google+. So what are the features of the Google+ Dashboard?

The Best, and Worst, Social Media Analytics Platforms

Ignite Social Media

The analytics tools behind some of the most popular social media platforms can be surprisingly limited. With an increasing number of businesses using social media for marketing, many platform analytics leave something to be desired. Overall, Pinterest analytics aren’t too special.

3 Benefits of Facebook Analytics

Jon Loomer

With the incredible volume of new products and tools released every month, some folks might have missed the launch of Facebook Analytics. Facebook pitches Analytics as an informative tool intended for advanced advertisers. This complex data is possible with Facebook Analytics.

How to Make Marketing Analytics Easier

Convince & Convert

If you’d like to be more actionable with your analytics, start with the “so what?” » Digital Marketing conversion report formstack google analytics how to analyze marketing data increase conversion with data marketing analytics track social media marketing

5 Free Alternatives To Google Analytics

Small Business Mavericks

I’m not suggesting you should give up on Google Analytics, especially now that they are in the process of rolling out Universal Analytics , but if you do decide to look around for other analytics services, here are five free alternatives to Google Analytics you might consider. Clicky – Clicky is one of the more popular Google Analytics alternatives. Mixpanel – Mixpanel offers analytics for events management.

Google Adds New Way to Track Google Images Traffic in Analytics

Social Media Today

Google will provide more transparency on Google Images traffic as part of a new update

How To: Filter Referrer Spam in Google Analytics

Bill Hartzer

Well, apparently there is a new referrer spammer out there, called 4Webmasters.org that has started showing up in Google Analytics as a referral source. If you see this, then you need to filter out that traffic so that it doesn’t show up in your Google Analytics reports anymore.

5 Benefits Of Upgrading Your Google Analytics To Universal Analytics

Bill Hartzer

Universal Analytics was introduced as a public beta in March 2013, and since then many have debated on whether to upgrade or not. Here are 5 benefits of taking the plunge and upgrading to Universal Analytics. Web Analytics

Google Analytics Social Reports Provide Huge Metrics Edge

Convince & Convert

I recently waved Goodbye PostRank, Hello Google Social Reports at SmallBizTrends, breaking out five new reports designed to help you keep track of valuable social media insights. Thankfully, with the new Social reports from Google, we glean a lot more insights.

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How to Fix Google Analytics to Properly Calculate Bounce Rate

Bill Hartzer

Google Analytics is broken. Well, at least the way that Google Analytics calculates bounce rate and the average time on site is broken–or at least has a major flaw. Web Analytics

Monitoring vs Analytics [Infographic]

Buzz Marketing for Technology

So I spent the better part of January looking at every social media listening, monitoring, analytics, intelligence and insights firm I could get my hands on. They have staff to pull monthly reports and do what they are calling “Insights analytics&#. SENTIMENT BASED ANALYTICS.

Google Registers Google Analytics Domain Name Typos

Bill Hartzer

On a regular basis, I watch the domain names that Google registers, as sometimes it is an indication of things to come–sometimes the registration of a domain name may indicate a future project. Here are the typo domain names that Google registered today. google-ajalytics.com.

How to Use Predictive Content Analytics

Convince & Convert

We’re believers in predictive content analytics. We Experimented With Predictive Content Analytics. Predictive Content Analytics Resulted in Better Content Marketing. Overall, predictive content analytics generated more page views with 77% less content created.

The 5 Top Google Analytics Reports for Social Media Marketers

Convince & Convert

Is so, you have probably relied on Google Analytics. Here’s a rundown of classic and new tasks you can perform in Google Analytics to demonstrate social media’s impact. Read her post on Google Analytics Social Reports.

Google Search Console Search Analytics: Last Updated May 3, 2016

Bill Hartzer

Google Search Console’s Search Analytics feature, the feature that allows you to see the keywords, impressions, clicks, and average position of your website’s pages, has not been updated since May 3, 2016. But look at the #5 keyword listed in Google Search Analytics.

Google Updates Analytics Favicon

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Google Updates Analytics Favicon by Jesse on August 5, 2008 I was a little disappointed in the last favicon update that Google rolled out a few weeks back. Today I logged into Analytics and saw that Google had at least changed the favicon for Analytics.

Google Analytics Adding New Ways To Analyze Web Sites

Small Business Mavericks

Google have added two new features to their Analytics tool. These are two areas that we know Google are keen to include in their search algorithms. The new tool added to Google Analytics makes it easy to see at a glance how a page is performing over time. Users are looking for fast page loading times – Google Analytics will prove to be a valuable tool for measuring your page loading speed.

Measuring PPC Keyword Performance In Google Analytics

Small Business Mavericks

If you do any pay-per-click advertising, you would do yourself well to track your performance in Google Analytics. PPC for Small Business google analytics keyword positioning keywords PPC PPC keywords This can be easily done. Click on Acquisitions then on AdWords then in Keyword Positions.

How to Build a Google Analytics Funnel to Track your Sales

Razor Social

What is a Google Analytics Funnel. This is where Funnels in Google Analytics come in – they help you visualize this process and the conversion data at each step. Google Analytics Funnel Setup. Understanding Conversion Funnel Analytics.

Adobe Flash now trackable with Google Analytics

Freelance Social Media

Social Links Freelance Social Media Social Media Tips and Marketing Blog Home About Contact Subscribe Adobe Flash now trackable with Google Analytics by cinta5 on November 17, 2008 It was frustrating when I had used a bit of flash on a site and was unable to track its performance.

How To See Analytics on Google+ Posts

Bill Hartzer

Whenever you make a post on the Google+ social network, or you share something, it is always helpful to see how your post did or how it is doing. You want to see if the post you made was useful to others in your Google+ circles. Don’t forget to add me on Google+.

Facebook Analytics, the Pixel, and Events

Jon Loomer

Facebook Analytics is a terrific tool that not enough marketers are using. In this post, I’m going to provide a few examples of some powerful Facebook Analytics reports and how it all comes back to the Facebook pixel and Events. Facebook Analytics, The Pixel, and Events.

The Best Google Analytics Metrics for Social Media Professionals

Convince & Convert

adamsinger Tweet This Creating a Measurement Plan Adam is part of the education team at Google. Basically, their goal is to make everyone smarter with analytics and data. Adam also writes a monthly column on analytics for ClickZ.