How many of you have had this experience recently? Google Analytics posted a great little video to their YouTube channel today which provides a cautionary tale as to the online shopping experience your ecommerce site might be subjecting users to. The video will certainly raise a smile.
A man walks into a supermarket to buy some olives. While searching the aisles, he is bombarded with related products and offers from different sales assistants.
What I like most is the way it illustrates, or dramatizes (I'm really not sure of the right word in this context) algorithms we are all familiar with - such as "people who bought this also bought," and "popular products."
This Year's Premier Digital Marketing Event is #CZLSF
ClickZ Live San Francisco (Aug 11-14) will bring together the industry's leading online marketing practitioners to deliver 4 days of educational sessions and training workshops. From Data-Driven Marketing to Social, Mobile, Display, Search and Email, the comprehensive agenda will help you maximize your marketing efforts and ROI. Register today!