Advanced Segments are hands-down one of the most powerful features in Google Analytics. But, if you use GA in a collaborative environment (i.e. you’re not stuck in a cave or under a rock somewhere) and you need to share segments, you’ll know that’s a hard thing to do. Even more, sharing a specific report with a specific segment applied is harder still.
Well… actually, there’s a trick that has made my life a lot easier, and I’m going to show it to you
Here’s a screencast showing how this method of sharing a segment works in GA. Enjoy![sc:jing width=”600″ height=”362″ swf=”http://content.screencast.com/users/AnalyticsPros/folders/embedd/media/8ce63101-31ab-441d-954e-5cf91f22eecf/jingswfplayer.swf” thumb=”http://content.screencast.com/users/AnalyticsPros/folders/embedd/media/8ce63101-31ab-441d-954e-5cf91f22eecf/FirstFrame.jpg” video=”http://content.screencast.com/users/AnalyticsPros/folders/embedd/media/8ce63101-31ab-441d-954e-5cf91f22eecf/00000022.swf” base=”http://content.screencast.com/users/AnalyticsPros/folders/embedd/media/8ce63101-31ab-441d-954e-5cf91f22eecf/” ]