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Nine Google Analytics Changes

01.16.2013  |  17 Comments ››

Nine Google Analytics Changes   Google Analytics have rolled out a series of fairly big changes to their User Interface. They do this every so often, either ...

One Hundred & Fifty Fashion Ecommerce Homepages

11.14.2012  |  1 Comment ››

150 Fashion Ecommerce Homepages   In this post you'll find a selection of 150 Fashion Ecommerce Homepages listed in alphabetical order. Each has been captured on a 1920x1080 ...

Site Speed Benchmarking

09.05.2012  |  No Comments ››

Google Analytics & Site Speed - Benchmark Report I'm putting together a free 'Google Analytics Site Speed' benchmark report at the moment (an ebook basically), as ...

Google’s 300 Million User Olympic Experiment

07.30.2012  |  6 Comments ››

Google's Enormous Olympic Experiment   Google have launched lots and lots of Olympic content within their main search results. They have also created a neat user interface ...

Increase the Chance Readers Will Share Your Content

07.05.2012  |  2 Comments ››

How to Improve the Chance Readers Will Click Your 'Like', 'Tweet' & 'Share' Buttons This blog post offers 5 simple steps to improve the likelihood that ...

Joey Barton’s Self Promoted Tweets

05.13.2012  |  6 Comments ››

Is Joey Barton Paying for Twitter Followers? Joey Barton is a premiership footballer & is a well-known/controversial celebrity (if you're reading this, you've probably heard of ...

The Amazon Percentage Trick

05.07.2012  |  No Comments ››

The Amazon Percentage Trick Can you spot the numeric trick Amazon is using in the image below? It tricked Techdirt  into saying "books increased between about ...

12 Large Companies Who Don’t Own Their Main Domain

03.30.2012  |  3 Comments ››

12 Companies Who Forgot to Buy Their Dotcom Domains I've helped a few companies buy 'their' domain names from other owners over the last few years. ...

The Impact of Small Changes

03.20.2012  |  No Comments ››

The Impact of Small Improvements In situations where there is a chain of events, very small improvements within the chain can yield big end results. Most ...

Google Now Hiding UK Search Data

03.06.2012  |  15 Comments ››

Google Now Hiding UK & Other International Keyword Data Last year, Google made a change that meant lots of keyword data was suddenly stolen away from ...