For those of you who are using Google Analytics Standard on a website that receives over 500,000 visits a month, you are likely hitting a frustrating obstacle in your analysis; sampled data.
Want to make good business decisions? You need data you can trust. You can’t trust sampled data.
While you evaluate upgrading to Google Analytics Premium; what can you do about sampling? This post describes a new solution that will help you easily obtain unsampled data from Google Analytics.Read More
November 17, 2013
YES, Big Data is an OVERUSED BUZZWORD but there is truly real value to be had even by small organizations. Big data helps you see the complete story by aggregating data from different sources like web analytics, social, customer and location data. Big Data Analytics is getting easier, less expensive, and more likely to accelerate business understanding then ever before.
Give us 5 minutes of your time to read this primer on Big Data, and you will take away a clearer understanding of Big Data, learn what the benefits are, and be introduced to two entry level solutions that allow the smallest of organizations to get their feet wet with minimal risk and cost.Read More
July 2, 2013
One of Google Analytics Premium’s most exciting features is the availability of unsampled reports.
Many of you are likely familiar with the following message in the GA interface: “This report is generated in fast-access mode.” This means that Google Analytics had to sample the data in order to return the results to you in a timely manner. In Google Analytics Premium however, you can download an unsampled report to receive fully unsampled data for your query. The result: increased confidence in your data analysis.Read More
October 6, 2011
Are you violating the Google Analytics Terms of Service?
If your website has more than 10 million hits per month then you are violating the Google Analytics Terms of Service. If you are substantially exceeding this traffic limit and desire to become compliant, then implementing the Google Analytics Sample Rate is a simple solution.
Read this article to learn more about what is sample rate, why you would implement it and how you set a sample rate.Read More
August 18, 2011
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