Non-human traffic from robots and spiders to your website is not new but so-called ‘bot traffic’ can be a nuisance in many ways. This post will show you how to identify bot traffic in your Google Analytics (GA) account and how you can … Read more
If you have a problem with rogue traffic being sent to your Google Analytics (GA) property, then a hostname inclusion filter is precisely what you need. We refer to ‘rogue’ traffic when talking about traffic that should not be included … Read more
Do you know what Google Analytics (GA) Channel Groupings are? Do you understand the difference between Default Channel Groupings and Custom Channel Groupings? And do you know how to group channels together?
In this post, I answer … Read more
Google Tag Manager (GTM) is not just for developers or those from a technical background so, if you want to know how you can use it, then read on (and don't forget to catch up with Part Two, coming soon).
One of the difficulties of maintaining … Read more
In this fortnight’s jam-packed digital marketing news, we take a look at Google’s trusted stores, why paid search is becoming increasingly important to include in your inbound marketing strategy, WhatsApp’s introduction … Read more
Despite the cynicism that surrounded Google Glass’s commerciality, tech fans still took a sharp intake of breath when Google revealed it was ending sales of the landmark device this week.
Tesco’s innovation team, Tesco Labs, may … Read more
In this fortnight’s digital marketing news, we take a look at Google's 'mobile-friendly' tag going global, Instagram becoming bigger than Twitter, YouTube's year-in-review video and a number of new tools and updates from Facebook. … Read more
Have you ever clicked through to a website in Google search results on your smartphone, only to find a horrible site that doesn’t render well? The tiny text strains your eyes, the links are too small to tap and the thought of having to scroll … Read more
In this fortnight’s digital marketing news, we take a look at Facebook’s update to its newsfeed, Snapchat's mobile payment system, ‘Snapcash’, Google’s Mobile-friendly tag and the discussion.
No More Promotional … Read more
A couple of weeks ago Google announced they would be rolling out a new AdWords Treemaps (BETA) report in Google Analytics and so we were very excited this week to notice it has now been rolled out in the UK and across all our accounts. You can … Read more