While the majority of sites may use Google Tag Management to insert marketing tag code via the default Google Tag Manager templates it provides — some of us make heavy use of the Custom HTML tag.
The Custom HTML tag poses a major risk since the custom code inserted could potentially break your site’s functionality.
Let us ease your mind…there is nothing to worry about. We have four helpful tips to bring your risk down to near zero.Read More
November 25, 2013
With great new products like SmartThings intelligent device sensors coming out, we’re inspired to do some cool offline tracking tests using Google’s Universal Analytics robust Measurement Protocol. To get inspired yourself by the offline tracking possibilities, read this funny story of how we coupled Google Universal Analytics’ with SmartThings devices to track offline activity within our office and have it reported inside Google Analytics real-time event reports.Read More
September 13, 2013
We come across unique tracking issues all of the time at Blast. These range from advanced widget/tool tracking to very detailed data collection for inline listings on a website. Our technical team has encountered many unique situations and we absolutely love the challenge when we take on work that pushes the limits of Google Analytics and we are able to build a solution that provides value to our clients. Read on to learn about one such unique request that we recently received. We provided a solution for getting mobile application tracking on the PhoneGap framework to work correctly in Universal Analytics.Read More
July 16, 2013
The Google Analytics team recently announced the public beta of Universal Analytics. Universal Analytics includes a lot of great features today, with many more planned for the future. It is an exciting change and one that the team here at Blast is continually providing feedback to Google on to help shape it into a great platform.
Read on to learn about how we built an implementation in Universal Analytics that met the demanding business requirements of our client, Yellow Pages NZ.Read More
May 20, 2013
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