Analytics Canvas V1.3 Beta released- Using Google Analytics API V3.0

James StandenAnalytics Canvas Tool, Google Analytics API

Extraction time reduced by up to 50% nModal Solutions is pleased to announce the release of the public Beta of V1.3 of Analytics Canvas, which takes full advantage of the new Google Analytics Core Reporting API announced today. We’d like to thank Google for having granted us early access to the API, as it is our goal to always deliver …

How to avoid Google Analytics fast access mode

James StandenAnalytics Canvas Tool, Avoiding sampling, Google Analytics API

We all love Google Analytics- it is a wonderful tool, great features, great price, but if you have a high traffic website, it won’t always give you all your data. So how do you avoid fast access mode? How can you eliminate sampling? You need break your request to Google into smaller chunks, so each request is less than the …

How to get more than 10 metrics from the Google Analytics API

James StandenAnalytics Canvas Tool

While the best queries might not have lots of data, but have the RIGHT data, sometimes you do have a reporting need that means you want to get a lot of different metrics from Google Analytics all at once. Because Goal completions are tracked as metrics, this is often the case- if you are tracking 10 goals, for example, you …

Keyword Tools: Segmenting your keywords to optimize conversion

James StandenAnalytics Canvas Tool, Keyword Analysis

Getting organic search to your site is important. There are lots of keyword tools available to help you pick which keywords to target, and who is searching for what, but what is actually happening on your site- which keywords are converting? Getting lots of traffic to your site will give your web server a workout. Getting lots of converting traffic …

Analytics Canvas V1.1 more data, more flexibility

James StandenAnalytics Canvas Tool

We’re pleased to announce that Analytics Canvas V1.1 is now available, here are just some of the goodies you will find in this release: 1) Support for multiple Google accounts and full use of OAuth standards to make the authentication with Google Analytics easier, more secure and more powerful. 2) Enhancements that give more access to more data, through the …

Released! Analytics Canvas 1.0: Data KUNG FU for Google Analytics

James StandenAnalytics Canvas Tool

We’re very pleased to announce that Analytics Canvas V1.0 is now available! To Our Beta Testers: A big Thank You to you all for helping us get here! We’re grateful for all your feedback. Analytics Canvas is available in a number of different plans: We believe you’ll find one that gives you the extra Google Analytics data crunching power you …

Combining Google Analytics data with external sources – the next level of analytics

James StandenAnalytics Canvas Tool, Google Analytics API

Google Analytics data is incredibly valuable stuff. But there is a way to make it radically more useful. Combine it with other data, from outside Google Analytics. If you are not doing this now, then using data that is external to Google analytics will bring your “Analytics Game” to the next level. If you are doing it, push it further. …

Introducing Analytics Canvas

James StandenAnalytics Canvas Tool

Whew. Don’t mind the mess, the place is still a bit under construction. Analytics Canvas is a brand new way to get at your Googles Analytics data. It uses the Google GData API for analytics, and it lets you pull data from multiple accounts and multiple profiles. But even more importantly, it brings you new tools to transform your data- …