The ABCs of Google Analytics


As announced at the #GASummit 2013 Google rolled out Acquisition, Behaviors & Conversions display under the Acquisition tab. This contains some of the most popular reports in Analytics that are accessed daily by users and it just got a facelift to provide a window on users’ Acquisition-Behavior-Conversion (ABC) cycle: how you acquire users, their behavior on site after acquisition, and their conversion patterns. They replaces the ‘Traffic’ Sources’ section on the left hand navigation.

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Find out more about the latest updates in Google Analytics like new Audience Reporting, APIs for Enterprise and the new educational initiative, Analytics Academy, Google’s online learning platform or MOOC (massive, open, online course) in this article The rundown: New products and features announced today at the #GASummit 2013

Ioan Szabo

 

Google in 1998


How many of you have seen or remember how Google, today’s biggest search engine, looked like 1998?
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Celebrating 15 years, the colorful search engine has a treat for us, you just have to type in it’s search box “google in 1998″  to see the easter egg.

Internet Explorer 6 Countdown


Just so you know, I work closely with a web-dev team and I feel their pain when it comes to cross-browser compatibility adjustments and the long hours spent on testing. Sometimes these hours can’t be billed to the customer as he will argue that he pays for only one website that has to work on every browser. This is what the numbers look like: may 2013 – 6,3% IE6 worldwide share. Source: ie6countdown.com

What can you do?

You can engourage visitors to upgrade or switch browsers  by displaying a message on your website telling users that the best way to view your page is by using a modern browser. ie6countdown.com is offering a step-by-step configuration for displaying the following message.

But how does the internet browser market look like? Here is a glance at Romania’s market. You can set the filter for your country as well.

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Ioan Szabo