How to combine Data Sources in Google Data Studio

Combining Data Sources

Google Data Studio is Google’s free dashboarding tool that is making it incredibly easy to create useful and visually appealing dashboards. If you are unfamiliar with Google Data Studio, take a look at this blog post on how to get started with your first dashboard. One of the few disadvantages …

Is Google Analytics GDPR Compliant?

Google Analytics und DSGVO

As we get closer to 25 May, the deadline for the new EU data regulations (GDPR), more and more questions are being raised. One of these questions is how Google Analytics measures up to these new regulations. (If you are not familiar with the content of GDPR, here are useful …

Building the Perfect Digital Marketing Dashboard

Das perfekte digitale Marketing-Dashboard

With the amount of data that is associated with digital marketing, it is easy to get overwhelmed – especially for non-digital team members. It is therefore becoming increasingly important to visualize this data in an easily readable way that everyone is able to understand. The Digital Marketing Dashboard! Before we …

Getting Started with YouTube Analytics

YouTube Analytics

I really do not need to start this blog post off with a description of YouTube. Everyone knows what YouTube is and how it functions. From cat videos to branded content to teen-vlogging, everyone has some exposure to the world’s most famous video platform. I am sure anyone reading this …

Why Klipfolio is our Favorite Dashboarding Tool

Klipfolio Dashboards

Dashboards are extremely useful tools for keeping track of your online marketing performance. This is especially true for online marketing, where it is easy to become overwhelmed with the large amount of available data. What are Dashboarding Tools used for? Before we look at why dashboarding tools are used, it …

Four Use Cases Showing the Successful Use of AdWords Scripts

Use Cases für AdWords Scripts

If you have been working with AdWords, chances are you have heard about AdWords Scripts at some stage. If you are already using AdWords Scripts, you will probably know that they are a great way to save time and improve performance. If you have not yet implemented AdWords scripts, read …

Third Party Data in Google Analytics

weather data in google analytics

It is obvious that digital analytics is a means to obtain data-driven answers to digital questions. This is because every page load, impression, click and video view is tracked and analyzed. But what about the relationship between digital platforms and the environment outside the world of digital? For example, what …

5 commonly misunderstood Google Analytics metrics

Misunderstood GA Metrics

There are a number of Google Analytics metrics that continually cause confusion in the world of digital marketers. The five most prevalent ones are average time on site/page, users, direct traffic, the next and previous page path dimension and bounce rates. This blog post sheds some light on these and …

5 Common Google Tag Manager Problems and How to Fix Them

GTM Errors

Whenever implementing tags via Google Tag Manager, it is of utmost importance to always test your implementations. While we all hope for testing to go smoothly and for all our tags to fire as expected, it is only a matter of time before a tag does not behave as intended. …

Standardize your UTM Tags with our Free UTM Builder

Standardized UTM tracking

What are UTM tags? UTM tags allow you to measure the success of any marketing campaign that drives visitors to your website. They rely on adding specific parameters to links to your website. This blog post looks specifically at campaign tagging in Google Analytics, although the same principals apply to …