Analytics & Measurement Posts

Google Analytics Attribution Basics

Google Analytics Attribution Basics

When any company engages in multiple channel marketing the dilemma of attribution occurs – In other words deciding which channel is responsible for the ultimate conversion. In a world where the typical customer journey will contain numerous touch points such as organic search, paid search, social media, email and in-store it pays to understand the basics of attribution.

Quick Fix: Google Analytics Referral Spam

Quick Fix: Google Analytics Referral Spam

Google Analytics has been overrun with spam – there’s no doubt about it. Every time I login to an account I can’t help but notice all the misrepresented data on display. There are a number of different ways to exclude this data in GA but I have found this simple solution will remove the majority of unnecessary referral spam. It will even allow you to view your data historically.