SOCIAL MEDIA METRICS WITH JIM STERNE

I’d like to share with you a very interesting video about an interview carried on by Byron Gordon to my friend Jim Sterne. Do you know that the price tag was just invented 150 years ago and was the milestone that revolution the marketing industry? (Come on, do you really thing that marketing is new stuff?). Take a look at it!

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A/B TESTING OR 360 VIEW? “BENEFITS” IS THE KEY

Identifying the type of information we are handling is the base for building decision-making scenarios with an acceptable level of risk. The type of information has nothing to do with the information source.  The information source is just a mere “provider” but is not important at all once the information is already in your information system. For instance a Web Analytics tool could provide Behavioral information, however some of them could provide attitudinal information and it doesn’t make any change as long as you know which kind of information you are handling in every case. If your Web Analytics tool just provide Behavioral information (all the Web Analytics tools do it)

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GOOGLE ANALYTICS SETUP FOR DUMMIES

If you are about to implement Google Analytics in your site or blog or you did it but  you are not sure if you did it well here you have a detailed explanation about what do you have to configure and why at “Edit Profile Information“. Once you click on Edit you will be driven to the following page. The first field is “Profile Name“. Here you have to use a simple name that let you (and other people) know what is that profile about. I recommend having (at least) two profiles per site, one for the production account and the other for the

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IS THERE SUCH THING AS A WEBSITE?

During my last presentation at the Web Analytics Day I asked the attendees “What is a Website”? and just one or two persons where able to hardly answer. This is not weird, it is based on the way humans learn. We tend to learn things just once and then we just repeat what we’ve learnt. So when we think we know something we just stop asking “why” and the learning process is done. That represents a very danger behavior when the learnt knowledge is not so. In this case nobody asked themselves what a website is because everybody thought they

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YAHOO! WEB ANALYTICS LAUNCHED ITS 9.5 VERSION…SWEET!!!

Yahoo! Web Analytics (#YWA) has launched its 9.5 version. Among the new features you will find: – New Demographic Dimensions– New Psychographic Dimensions– New Charting Capabilities– New Path Analysis– New Negative-Segmentation opportunities– New version 5 tracking code – Native PDF export.– Use up to 50 actions (goals).– Introduction of 38 custom fields.It is important to point out that demographic data will not only be presented in sexy charts but you will be able to use it for filtering another reports information. Take a look to some screenshots or get more information visiting Dennis blog

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