Content Analysis on high traffic websites using BigQuery

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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 …

Working with multiple Google Analytics accounts, properties and views in Analytics Canvas

Ameet Wadhwani Analytics Canvas pro tips, Analytics Canvas Tool, Multiple GA Accounts 0 Comments

Working with multiple Google Analytics accounts, properties and views in Analytics Canvas If you have multiple Google Analytics accounts, profiles and views under your Google account, you may find your way deep into an analysis on one set of profiles and decide that you want to replicate the analysis for other accounts and profiles.  Other times you simply want to …

The key difference between segments and filters

James Standen Analytics Canvas pro tips, Google Analytics API, Under the Hood 5 Comments

In the Google Analytics API, there are two important ways to focus in on a particular slice of your analytics data. Segments and filters. In many cases, the result of these two very different functions are the same. But they are fundamentally different, and it is important to understand how they work particularly when looking deep into your data using …