Web Analytics

Web analytics is the measurement, collection, analysis and reporting of web data for purposes of understanding and optimizing web usage.Web analytics is not just a tool for measuring web traffic but can be used as a tool for business and market research, and to assess and improve the effectiveness of a web site. Web analytics applications can also help companies measure the results of traditional print or broadcast advertising campaigns. It helps one to estimate how traffic to a website changes after the launch of a new advertising campaign. Web analytics provides information about the number of visitors to a website and the number of page views.
Posts about Web Analytics
  • How to Improve Your SEO and Social Media Presence

    …. Here’s what your dash will look like after you’ve been using Mondovo for a while. The menu on the left-hand side of the dash lists your main areas of focus: SEO, Social, and Web Analytics, as well as the Website Emulator, which displays how your website will look on different devices. As you begin collecting data in each of these areas, you…

    Growmapin Social Paid Search SEO How To's- 25 readers -
  • Cookies To Humans: Implications Of Identity Systems On Incentives!

    …. Profit Per Human. What every company and non-profit really, really, really need. Why care about something as lame as cost? The only thing that matters is profit. Per. Human. [Bonus: Remember, you can measure profit everyday in Google Analytics!] An incredibly complex story, with implications up and down the organization, with smarter tactical…

    Avinash Kaushik/ Occam's Razor- 26 readers -
  • Five Key Elements For A Big Analytics Driven Business Impact

    …… At this point, it honestly does not matter which web analytics tool you use as long as it is a tool that is under active development by your vendor. Yes, some tools can dance on their left foot and others can only do so with their right foot. Not as important as you might think. My recommended five elements are much more primal, their presence powers…

    Avinash Kaushik/ Occam's Razor- 26 readers -
  • More New Features for Facebook’s Analytics for Apps

    … and a long list of new features earlier this month: people insights, push notifications, in-application notifications, sharing insights, breakdowns, improved event trends and an app events export application-programming interface. Product manager Josh Twist provided details on the latest round of new Analytics for Apps features in a blog post: Analytics…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 29 readers -
  • Spot Data Issues From the Start With Weekly Analysis

    … answer is probably a resounding, “YES!” followed by, “But how can I do that efficiently and effectively? Well, if you keep reading, I share how to easily conduct weekly monitoring. 1. Understand that it’s not as difficult as it may seem. It is very easy to become intimidated by the sheer number of reports you have to analyze for a true analytics…

    SEER Interactivein Affiliate- 18 readers -
  • Be Real-World Smart: A Beginner's Advanced Google Analytics Guide

    Being book smart is good. The outcome of book smart is rarely better for analytics practitioners then folks trying to learn how to fly an airplane from how-to books. Hence, I have been obsessed with encouraging you to get actual data to learn from. This is all the way from Aug 2009: Web Analytics Career Advice: Play In The Real World! Or a subsequent post about how to build a ...

    Avinash Kaushik/ Occam's Razor- 53 readers -
  • Four Stories: A Decade of Writing Occam's Razor!

    … An off-topic post this week, to celebrate this incredible outpost you've helped create on the web, Occam's Razor. This month my beloved blog is ten years old. T. E. N! It feels more like five. But, I've already celebrated the blog being five years old! I have to admit life has been a tad bit busy lately, and it took a note from a reader…

    Avinash Kaushik/ Occam's Razor- 20 readers -
  • Ad Block Tracking With Google Analytics: Code, Metrics, Reports

    … is that there is such venom in the media (of course the media!) about people who use ad blockers, and an incredible amount of hoopla around how the only reason media is dying is the awful people using ad blockers in their web browsers. The reality is not quite that cut and dry. First, plant me firmly in the column of people who believe that using…

    Avinash Kaushik/ Occam's Razorin Google- 39 readers -
  • How to fix discrepancies in your web analytics data

    … Google Analytics, like every web analytics tool, does not deliver accurate data. There are many reasons behind this including: Visitors don’t allow JavaScript Visitors block cookies Pages missing code Location of the code on the page There are certain actions though that can be exactly measured, as they are recorded in back end…

    Search Engine Watchin How To's- 20 readers -
  • A Great Analyst's Best Friends: Skepticism & Wisdom!

    … being skeptical and not being paralyzed helps you get to Wisdom faster. One last bonus before we close… If you would like to get a sense for specific salaries, four key choices you have to make to have a fabulous analytics career AND how to get there… Here's a post you'll find to be of value: Web Analytics Career Guide: From Zero To Hero In Five…

    Avinash Kaushik/ Occam's Razorin EMail- 29 readers -
  • The Marketing < > Analytics Intersect: My Newsletter!

    … decide? People tend to use the terms metrics and KPIs interchangeably. I humbly believe this is a disservice as it results in a lack of focus on what really matters: Business impact. In my post Web Analytics 101: Goals, Metrics, KPIs, Dimensions, Targets, I'd defined metric as "a metric is a number." Simple. :) I'd defined a KPI as " a key…

    Avinash Kaushik/ Occam's Razorin Affiliate- 33 readers -
  • Rock Analytics More: Obsess About Goals And Goal Values!

    … If you don't have goals, you are not doing digital analytics. You are doing i am wasting earth's precious oxygenalytics. Let's back up. Let me start with a story. We were brain storming about the next cluster of coolness for Analytics, the conversation quickly went to what Analysts need to look at on a daily, weekly and monthly basis. I started…

    Avinash Kaushik/ Occam's Razor- 40 readers -
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