Analytics Canvas V1.7.6 Available

James Standen Analytics Canvas Tool, Under the Hood

We are pleased to announce that Analytics Canvas V1.7.6 is now available. This release has a number of new features which greatly expand what is possible with Analytics Canvas. Referral Spam Detection We now have a powerful new ability to detect referral spam- and if you can detect it you can eliminate it from your reports. With a dynamic filter …

Analytics Canvas now with direct integration with Tableau

James Standen Analytics Canvas Tool, Avoiding sampling, Facebook, Tableau 2 Comments

Anyone who has used Tableau Software knows how powerful dynamic visual analytics can be. But they also know sometimes it can be hard to get the data ready when it is coming from multiple sources, and requires cleaning or preparation. Getting that data in shape is exactly what Analytics Canvas is best at- Canvas gets the data together and fixed …

Content Analysis on high traffic websites using BigQuery

James Standen Analytics, Analytics Canvas pro tips, Google BigQuery 0 Comments

Using Analytics Canvas and Google BigQuery, it is possible to do detailed content analysis for sites with 10s of millions of annual visitors, even with Google Analytics Standard. In this blog post we outline how to avoid sampling and load detailed content analysis data into BigQuery. Analytics Canvas provides the solution. Google Analytics Premium obviously gives you many more options …