SiteCatalyst Implementation Optimization - Tips and Tricks

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Track Copied Text SiteCatalyst Plugin

UPDATED: March 29, 2013 – Track Copied Text plugin version 2.0k – Determine the content your visitors are interested in by analyzing what text is being highlighted and copied most often using the Track Copied Text plugin.

Free Web Analytics Book – Web Analytics Demystified

Thats right, I’m giving away a hard copy of the book Web Analytics Demystified for free!

“Web Analytics Demystified: A Marketers Guide to Understanding How Your Web Site Affects Your Business is about the field of Web traffic data and how it can be leveraged to improve one’s Web site. It is a book about [...]

Update SiteCatalyst Marketing Channels To Include Pinterest

This week Adobe released an infographic regarding their advances in measuring social media. As I was reading it, one part really caught my attention: “For many, shopping is inherently social. Online shoppers miss going to the mall with friends, sharing their opinions, and getting a little feedback before making a purchase. By filling this digital [...]

Google Changes Referrer Values Again For Secure Searches

Over the past 6 months Google has made changes to their search experience in an attempt to increase the privacy and security of their signed in users. What this has meant for analytics tools is that the referring URL for those signed in users was stripped of any searched keywords when clicking on Google organic [...]

Improve Accuracy & Identify Traffic That SiteCatalyst Can’t

I’ve been doing a lot of work recently with my Traffic Sources reports. My goals have been to clean up messy data that could come in, and to make it easier to look at traffic from different sections of the same referrer. Now I would like to see what I can do to make the [...]

How To Improve Referring Domain Reporting In SiteCatalyst

While going over my Traffic Sources reports recently, I realized that I had a problem with how my referrers were reported. Not a problem with bad data coming into SiteCatalyst, like the recent issue I fixed regarding the Google Plus referrers, but this was a problem with the Referrers and Referring Domains reports themselves.
Both reports [...]

How To Fix Google Plus Referrer Values In SiteCatalyst

Recently I was looking through some traffic sources reports in SiteCatalyst, and I noticed something odd. In my Referrers report I had a bunch of different referring URL’s that were all coming from Google Plus, all going to the exact same page on my site, but each referring URL was listed separately. Taking a closer [...]

Capture Mobile Device Screen Orientation In SiteCatalyst

Recently I was speaking to someone who was in the process of creating an tablet experience for their visitors. At one point they asked the question “of my iPad visitors, how do I find out in what format do they view my site the most in, landscape or portrait?”. I started going through all of [...]

Custom Link Tracking in Omniture using jQuery

One of the most common things I get asked to track are specific links on the website. Typically to do that I would use a custom link tracking function. This typically involves adding a large chunk of JavaScript code to each link, or adding a function to your s_code file and then calling that function [...]