Many times you want to call international numbers. Let us say you are visiting or living in UK or India and want to call US, Canada or any other country without spending huge money on it. If you have access to internet, you should be able to do this easily.
Here are 5 areas where Google Analytics needs improvement.
Google analytics allow you create 2 types of custom reports from the same underlying data.
Google Analytics come with rich custom alert functionality. Here are use cases supported.
If you have used any reporting tool earlier (What a stupid if condition, of course you have!!), you will notice significant differences when you start using Google Analytics.
User can choose to send reports thru email to any email id. Here are the options available for email scheduling.
Here is list of use cases supported by Reporting Capability in Google Analytics.
There are times you may want to provide a local number to people so they can call you for low or no cost. Let us say, you live in UK and want your friends and relatives in USA to be able to reach you without having to dial international numbers. You can buy a USA number and share it with people in USA, so people can call you at local US number.
Google Analytics provides two ways to filter data that you see in the reports – Segment and Filters.
There are 2 ways to create custom reports in Google Analytics.
You can save variant of any report for future use in Google analytics using Shortcuts.
Profile is the way Google analytics organizes data. All Google analytics features such as reports, alerts, and dashboard are run on profiles.
Here are five reasons I absolutely love Google Analytics.
Google Analytics has a very strong and customizable alert functionality. Similar to standard reports and Custom reports, Alerts can be categorized into Auto alerts and Custom alerts.
You can use custom reports categories to effectively manage your custom reports. For example, you can keep all content related reports in Content category and Ecommerce and conversion reports in Ecommerce category.
When you add a new widget or when you edit existing widget by clicking on settings button in Google analytics, there are 4 type of widgets you can create.
Usually, you should be able to click on any dashboard widget title to go to related report. This happens automatically when you create dashboard widget.
Dashboard in Google Analytics allows you to see multiple information points on a single page. Dashboard allows you to check health of your website from a single page.
Here are use cases supported by Dashboard functionality
Online storage is great way to save your files on web server. You will have a back up of your files in case your local drive crashes. You have the advantage of accessing file anywhere with access to internet. Here are few services to look at
Pay Per Call is a newer method of advertising and is similar to Pay Per Click Advertising.
Yahoo and Microsoft announced a search deal. Bing (from Microsoft) becomes search engine behind Yahoo. Yahoo gets the ad revenue share and saves money not having to build search. Microsoft gets Yahoo search traffic. With the announcement, Yahoo goes back to being a Portal Company. The deal is the biggest development in Search Arena in years.
Yahoo launched new Homepage recently with new and improved look.
It seems Google has removed publicized “Enhance 404 Pages” Widget from Google Webmaster Tools account.
Not Happy with Your Search Engine’s document search feature, Outwit Docs might be the answer. Outwit Docs is a Firefox add on to search documents on the internet such as PDF, Office Files (doc, xls, ppt as well as Office 2007 counterparts), Open Office, Flash etc.
Firefox browser has got some improvements and new features with the release of version 3.5. If you have to pick one thing, it would be the Private browsing option. However Firefox seems to be the last browser to have incorporated this feature. Being able to open recently closed windows is another great feature. Speed has also significantly improved.