Web Metrics

    • Five Strategies for Slaying the Data Puking Dragon.

      If you bring sharp focus, you increase chances of attention being diverted to the right places. That in turn will drive smarter questions, which will elicit thoughtful answers from available data. The result will be data-influenced actions that result in a long-term strategic advantage. It all starts with sharp focus.

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  • 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 ...

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  • 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…

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  • Rock Analytics More: Obsess About Goals And Goal Values!

    … poor. : ( Starting today, let's renounce your citizenship in the land of nogloallandia! It sucks to be there. I can report on pageviews and bounce rates and sessions and all the other lovely metrics we normally obsess about. Or, the foundation of my analysis for this blog can be this: A much richer understanding about the eight things I'm solving…

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