In today’s episode Andy is joined by Jon Hibbitt, Technical SEO Analyst, and Scott Colenutt, Product Manager at SiteVisibility to talk about Google Analytics.
Google Analytics is the most widely used web analytics service but even professionals can make mistakes when setting it up. Jon and Scott shed some light on the subject, offering some useful tips to avoid any initial error that could damage the accuracy of your data.
Updated: In the Podcast at 7:51, Scott & Jon talk about excluding fake Spam Referrer traffic from your GA Account. Simo Ahava’s automatic Spam Filter tool is no longer available. We’ve updated the PDF Guide ‘9 Simple Steps To Setting Up Google Analytics Like a Pro’ to include the new recommendation. You can get the download here: http://www.sitevisibility.co.uk/9-simple-steps-setting-google-analytics-like-pro/. See section 3.3 Exclude Spam Traffic
To know more about SiteVisibility’s Digital Analytics services visit our Analytics Page.
To know more about Google Analytics you can also visit the Google Analytics Academy: https://analyticsacademy.withgoogle.com/