Author Archives: Caleb Whitmore

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Caleb is the Founder, Principal Consultant and Chairman of Analytics Pros

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Access Custom Variables as Dimensions on any report

Note: Dimensionator is phasing out as it doesn’t work with the “new” version of Google Analytics.  IF you love Dimensionator and want to see it re-incarnated, let us know on Twitter! For access to DMA data read our new(er) post on DMA in Google Analytics. Get Custom Variables in any Report via Dimensionator The advent of Custom Variables in Google

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Canned Urchin (On a Stick)

Editor’s note: Google ceased new development for the Urchin Software product line and ended purchases or upgrades on March 28th, 2012. Read more about Urchin’s retirement here. We periodically need to deploy multiple Urchin installations to a single machine. Some pieces of that puzzle are obvious, but doing it right for a production environment gets tricky. One major factor is our

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Excluding Robots, Bots, Spiders & Crawlers from Logfile data with Urchin 6

Editor’s note: Google ceased new development for the Urchin Software product line and ended purchases or upgrades on March 28th, 2012. Read more about Urchin’s retirement here. “60,000 out of 73,000 file fownloads were from bots” Web analytics based on web server log file data using Urchin 6 web analytics software provides some very useful points of information that Google Analytics

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