Analysing data about your online presence, website and marketing campaigns can provide you with invaluable information that can help you optimise your marketing efforts and ultimately maximise your return on investment (ROI). There are many tools, some free like Google Analytics, which can provide you and your business with a wealth of data. It, however, can be easy to get consumed by large volumes of data which takes time to analyse.
Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts.
How can web analytics benefit my business?
Web analytics can tell us a great deal about the behaviour of our existing and potential customers. Tools can help us to monitor particular events and activities of customers and track the visitor flow from landing on your website to checkout.
From data gathered we can learn:
When it happened
Where it happened
How can a web analytics tool help me collect data?
There are 3 key challenges which business face when using web analytics. It is vitally important that these challenges are addressed if you are to effectively optimise you marketing efforts.
To be effective you must:
1. Clearly identifying those areas of your business activity that you can actively do something about
2. Configuring the appropriate tools to monitor and track the activity
3. Accurately interpreting supplied data to provide you with business intelligence that you can act upon
Why not see how we can help you with your web analytics