Tim Wilson BLOG

Podcast #067: R you Considering Python?
Podcast #067: R you Considering Python?
By on July 18, 2017

On the latest episode of The Digital Analytics Power Hour podcast, Michael and I sat down with Ryan Praskieviecz from EY to chat about his experience learning to “program with data” ... read more »

How to Build a Brain-Friendly Bar Chart in R
By on July 17, 2017

This post was inspired by a post by Lea Pica: How to Build a Brain-Friendly Bar Chart in Domo. In that post, Lea started with the default rendering of a ... read more »

R You Interested in Auditing Your Google Analytics Data Collection?
By on July 7, 2017

One of the benefits of programming with data — with a platform like R — is being able to get a computer to run through mind-numbing and tedious, but useful, ... read more »

Podcast #066: The Democratization of the Data
By on July 4, 2017

On the latest episode of The Digital Analytics Power Hour, we tackled the topic of “data democracy:” should everyone have access to all the data, or should access to the data only ... read more »

The Trouble (My Troubles) with Statistics
By on July 3, 2017

Okay. I admit it. That’s a linkbait-y title. In my defense, though, the only audience that would be successfully baited by it, I think, are digital analysts, statisticians, and data ... read more »

Podcast #065: Digital Analytics from a Psychological Perspective
By on June 20, 2017

On the latest episode of The Digital Analytics Power Hour, we sat down with Dr. Liraz Margalit, Head of Digital Behavioral Research at Clicktale to chat about the psychology of ... read more »

Podcast #064: Analog (In-Store) Analytics with Gary Angel
By on June 6, 2017

On the latest episode of the Digital Analytics Power Hour podcast, Michael and I sat down with Gary Angel of Digital Mortar to discuss his latest adventure: shifting from the ... read more »

Podcast #063: The Trials and Tribulations of Tool Transitions
By on May 23, 2017

In the latest episode of The Digital Analytics Power Hour podcast, Michael and I chatted with Nancy Koons about our respective experiences with transitioning between web analytics platforms — both ... read more »

Podcast #062: When/Where Does the Analyst’s Job End?
By on May 9, 2017

It’s a topic that analysts the world over wring their hands and gnash their teeth about: once we’ve delivered recommendations, how much is the onus on us to actually follow ... read more »

Podcast #061: Selling the Value of Analytics
By on April 25, 2017

Whether inside an agency and being tasked with writing the analytics section of a proposal or inside a company and lobbying for resources and visibility, analysts often have to pitch ... read more »