Category Archives: Google Analytics

Capture the Full HTTP Referrer in Google Analytics with a “Hit Referrer” Custom Dimension

This post is inspired by a discussion I had recently on the Google Analytics forum. In Google Analytics there is a dimension for “referral path” and even “full referrer,” however the shortcoming of both these dimensions is that they only provide the Path of the referrer—no query strings. When analysis calls for details of a

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Lead Generation Landing Page Strategy for Paid Search

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Lead Generation Landing Page Strategy for Paid Search PPC Landing Page Strategy Today I want to discuss the use of paid marketing landing page strategies. I will illustrate a few ways to use Google Analytics data to help inform the best landing page strategy for your paid marketing efforts. Whether its Google AdWords, Bing Ads,

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hybris Extension for Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager

We’re excited to announce that Analytics Pros has developed a Google Tag Manager / Google Analytics extension for hybris. hybris is an enterprise multichannel e-commerce platform, used by some of the world’s leading companies such as Levi’s, 3M, ASICS, Samsung and Oakley. The extension enables hybris users to easily implement core and enhanced e-commerce tracking in a matter of

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How to Extend Google Analytics with API (Part 1)

In this 2 part series I will introduce the range and possibilities of Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager API. Taking advantage of these interfaces can have a big impact on your analytics processes (eliminate errors, speed up the process, helps with consistency) and provide additional information about what’s happening in your analytics properties. Learning

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