How do you get insights about my Google Analytics data? Don’t just look at page views or the number of visitors they get. Here are some Google Analytics tricks that you should use for your website. Continue reading
We’ve detected a large discrepancy in the number of visits to Socialmedia.biz and Socialbrite by WPEngine and Google Analytics. Which is accurate? Continue reading
I know you. You’re spending all of your social media marketing budget on promoting your brand, products, and services; that’s fine except you’ve either forgotten — or never knew — that social media is a two-way street. It is. And, something you also didn’t know: social media is two-thirds defense and monitoring — listening — and only one-third promotion and … Continue reading
Most social media strategists agree that there is no one, established framework to measure social media success. However, there are tactics you can adjust and apply to any social media strategy to help create a framework that works for you.
This article can help you develop an individualized, social media measuring framework. Follow these four steps: Continue reading
If you use Google Analytics, you’ve undoubtedly seen a report like the one above. The problem is, there’s no breakdown of “social media” in this view of traffic sources, and with the dramatic rise of social media marketing, marketers need an easy way to segment and “see” this traffic separately from the rest of their referrers. We know it’s mixed in with “referring sites” and “direct traffic” but luckily, there’s a way to extract that data in just a few simple steps. Continue reading
This is the second part of our three-part Social Media Planning series, broken down into the following phases: Part 1: Social media analysis Part 2: Social media strategy (below) Part 3: Social media plan On Tuesday I introduced this short series on how to create a social media analysis, strategy and plan, defining how those different elements are important to … Continue reading