Yearly Archives: 2008
And the Rebellion Is Over (for Now) November 20, 2008 Analytics Strategy

UPDATE: The venue for the event has changed. We got bumped from O’Shaugnessy’s by a private party and then realized that the Arena District would likely be overrun with people ...... Continue »

An Open Letter to President-Elect Obama November 19, 2008 General

Dear President-Elect Obama, I wanted to congratulate you on your victory in the recent election and let you know how proud I am to have witnessed the history you, your family, ...... Continue »

Monish Datta Attends Another Web Analytics (Tuesday) November 15, 2008 Analytics Strategy

Ahhh…the timeliness of blogging. Not! The latest Web Analytics Wednesday in Columbus was last Tuesday, and I’m just now getting around to posting a brief recap. I’ve been battling a ...... Continue »

Web Analytics is Recession Proof? November 12, 2008 Analytics Strategy

For the past few weeks I have been thinking about the economy and trying to reconcile two seemingly contradictory observations: The economy sucks, and it doesn’t seem likely to improve anytime ...... Continue »

Interview with Corry Prohens of IQ Workforce November 7, 2008 Conferences/Community

If there was once clear statement made this past Tuesday with the election and overwhelming mandate given to President-elect Barack Obama it was that people around the world are concerned ...... Continue »

WAA Standards Update: Thursday, November 6th November 3, 2008 Analytics Strategy

ANOTHER UPDATE: WebTrends just posted their own WAA Standard’s compatibility matrix at the new WebTrends blog. I have to say that when I first suggested that we needed a vendor-by-vendor ...... Continue »

Do not forget to VOTE! November 2, 2008 General

(This is almost entirely off the topic of web analytics. My apologies to those of you uninterested in the political process here in the U.S.) This is just a friendly reminder ...... Continue »

Track Visitor Engagement using Google Analytics! October 30, 2008 Adobe Analytics

One of the major complaints about my work on measures of Visitor and Audience Engagement is that unless you have Visual Site (= Omniture on Premise), Unica, Coremetrics, SAS, or ...... Continue »

The Google Analytics update: Thoughts and Implications October 28, 2008 Analytics Strategy

By now you are all well aware that the nice folks at Google wowed the web analytics world last week by announcing a suite of upgrades to Google Analytics at ...... Continue »

I Wonder If chacha.com Came Up at eMetrics? October 22, 2008 Analytics Strategy

We had a great Columbus Web Analytics Wednesday last night at The Spaghetti Warehouse, sponsored by CoreMetrics, Analytics Demystified, and SiteSpect. As usual, we held it on a Tuesday, and we went ...... Continue »