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How to improve ROI and track and analyze your SEO, PPC, social, and content marketing campaigns using Google Analytics and other web analytics platforms.

Google Analytics for SEO – Basic Cohort Analysis

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The Google Analytics Cohort Analysis can be extremely useful in helping SEOs prove the value of new customer acquisition via organic search, show how they engaged with the site, and surface when they ended up converting over time. The Google Analytics Cohort Analysis can be extremely useful in helping SEOs prove the value of new customer acquisition via organic search. 0 Comments

Click-to-Call and the Big Data Gap

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Typical analytics tools may not give marketers enough visibility into the $4 billion that is spent on mobile search advertising. Typical analytics tools may not give marketers enough visibility into $4 billion that is spent on mobile search advertising. 0 Comments

SEO Reporting – A Simple Yet Powerful Approach

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A look at how to simply use data available in Google Webmaster Tools and put it next to a URL-level analytics report to obtain keyword-level insights. A look at how to simply use data available in Google Webmaster Tools and put it next to a URL-level analytics report to obtain keyword-level insights. 0 Comments

Google Trash Can Recover Your Deleted Analytics

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A new recovery feature for Google Analytics means that users will never again have to worry about deleting data or accounts. Trash Can will safely save information in a in a recovery folder. A new recovery feature for Google Analytics means that users will never again have to worry about deleting data or accounts. 0 Comments

Back to Basics – Goal Reports in Google Analytics

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There’s a lot to be said for going back to basics and reviewing what data you have in Google Analytics. Take a fresh look at your goals at least twice a year and use the tips in this post to understand their results better. Take a fresh look at your goals at least twice a year and use the tips in this post to understand their results better. 0 Comments

An In-Depth Look at Enhanced Ecommerce Reports in Google Analytics

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If you haven't already implemented Enhanced Ecommerce in Google Analytics, this post is going to leave you running to your developers to do it now! Take a look at the new metrics and awesome insights you can gain for you online store today. If you haven't already implemented Enhanced Ecommerce in Google Analytics, this post is going to leave you running to your developers to do it now! 0 Comments

Bing Ads Launches Universal Event Tracking

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Bing Ads has developed Universal Event Tracking (UET), a way to define and track goals for performance and conversions, the company revealed at today's Bing Ads Next event. Bing Ads has developed Universal Event Tracking (UET), a way to define and track goals for performance and conversions, the company revealed at today's Bing Ads Next event. 0 Comments

3 Must-Know Findings About Cross-Channel Attribution

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While there have been technological advancements that enable more sophisticated multi-touch attribution models, many marketers are still challenged by connecting the dots and acting on the insights revealed from their measurement to truly make an impact on decision-making across search, social, and beyond. Marketers are still struggling to act on the insights revealed from their measurements across channels. 0 Comments

Cross-Device Measurement: Believe the Hype

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The basic task of marketing is to deliver better results when achieving a particular goal, whether it be better SEO, brand awareness, conversions, or in-store purchases. When targeting consumers across devices, it is important to evaluate whether the right mix of channels and devices are being applied to the right marketing goals. When targeting consumers across devices, it's important to evaluate whether the right channels and devices are being applied to the right marketing goals. 0 Comments

4 Reasons Why Attribution Is So Hard

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Attribution can be so hard to get "right" because of organizational alignment, tricky metrics, the mobile problem, and the legacy of digital marketing. Attribution can be so hard to get "right" because of organizational alignment, tricky metrics, the mobile problem, and the legacy of digital marketing. 0 Comments