Recently I was reviewing some Google Analytics data and noticed some anomalies. While we often rejoice at getting a traffic bump, it doesn’t help if the traffic is garbage. In this case, we had a lot of traffic coming from Boardman, Oregon. As soon as they hit the site, they were gone.[Read more…] about How to Exclude Data from Google Analytics
This morning I was doing some last minute checks on an A/B split test. I ran the new page through different browsers to make sure my code didn’t break anything. It was then I noticed an error. I checked the original page and saw the same problem. The next question was determining how many people are impacted by this bug. To answer this, I used my web analytics program.
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