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How to Track Outbound Links with Google Analytics

Most people have only used the basic copy / paste of the Google Analytics scripts to track outbound links and downloads.  Now that Google offers events tracking, you can now track much more than the standard pageviews when tracking outbound links and downloads.

Immeria.net has created an add-on for Google Analytics that automates the tracking of some comment tagging requirements – outbound links, download links, and email links.  It improves the GA implementation process as well as reduces the possibility of […]

Feb 1st, 2010Comments Off on How to Track Outbound Links with Google Analytics

Google Analytics Filters

Google Analytics filters give users the opportunity to exclude, improve, and segment their data.  Filters an be created to exclude internal traffic (e.g. IP exclusion), improve URL capture (Force URI), segment specific keyword traffic / referrers, and much more!

Here is a list of the top 10 recommended filters:

Detailed PPC Keyword Filter – http://www.e-nor.com/blog/index.php/web-analytics/update-to-an-old-favorite-detailed-ppc-keyword-data-in-google-analytics/
Track SEO Rankings with GA – http://yoast.com/track-seo-rankings-google-analytics/
Tracking Social Networks Using Google Analytics – http://www.advanced-web-metrics.com/blog/2008/11/03/tracking-social-networks-with-google-analytics-using-filters/
Custom GA Filters – http://www.lunametrics.com/blog/2007/04/28/custom-filters-for-ga-part-3d/
IP Range Exclusion – http://www.google.com/support/analytics/bin/answer.py?hl=en&answer=55572
Other Google Analytics Filters – http://doteduguru.com/id629-google-analytics-filters.html
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