Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Gauges review-mcelhenney

1,258 views

Published on

A quick review of Gaug.es, a new web analytics package. See the complete review at http://uber.la/2011/07/gauges/

by John McElhenney, @jmacofearth
cc 2011 attributed use

  • Be the first to comment

Gauges review-mcelhenney

  1. 1. Micro-Review of Gaug.es<br />by @jmacofearth<br />7-8-11<br />Why would you pay for analytics when GA is free?<br />cc 2011 attributed use by @jmacofearth<br />
  2. 2. DASHBOARD: The Micro-Review of Gaug.es<br />Overview / Dashboard<br />Simple navigation to all screens<br />Time of day stats (when people are most likely to visit again)<br />Two week overview (views over visitors)<br />Today’s hot content(See if you can spot any connections or trends)<br />Today’s referrer links(so you can thank and promote them as well)<br />cc 2011 attributed use by @jmacofearth<br />
  3. 3. Top Pages: The Micro-Review of Gaug.es<br />Top Pages by Day<br />Deep Content (we often forget about the long tail of content)<br />Old Posts Still Trending(identify posts with the longest shelf-life and update or write a new version)<br />Pages and Directories(If a tab or directory is trendingyou might want to promote it)<br />Everything people are reading(most packages show you top-10 or top-20, but you need to see everything that is being read)<br />cc 2011 attributed use by @jmacofearth<br />
  4. 4. Referrers, Search, Browsers: The Micro-Review of Gaug.es<br />Referrers/Search/Browsers<br />Referrer Traffic(nice when someone links to your site<br />Search Terms (popular searches can identify good topics to write about)<br />Browser StatsFirefox 41%<br />Chrome 18%<br />IE 17%<br />Safari 13%<br />(more for interest, but fun to see IE finally dropping into third)<br />cc 2011 attributed use by @jmacofearth<br />
  5. 5. Current Visitors: The Micro-Review of Gaug.es<br />About your current visitors<br />Where they’re from<br />How long they’ve been on your site<br />What they’re looking at<br />What OS and br<br />Where are they now<br />How long have they been on your site<br />What are they looking at<br />What OS and Browser are they using<br />mobile<br />win/firefox<br />win/ie<br />win/chrome<br />cc 2011 attributed use by @jmacofearth<br />

×