Posts Tagged ‘GA Users Group 2017-09’

Volgenau Printed Annual Report Tracking

Posted: September 25, 2017 at 4:48 pm, Last Updated: September 27, 2017 at 1:48 pm

Background Each year, the Volgenau School produces an Annual Report about what the school is doing. The report is printed and mailed to a number of educational institutions and companies around the country. Additionally, a PDF version of the Annual Report is made available on the Volgenau website. This year, the 2017 Annual Report will […]

Pro-Trump Russian Google Analytics Spam

Posted: September 24, 2017 at 2:21 pm, Last Updated: September 27, 2017 at 12:53 pm

Unusual Spike in Russian Language Traffic Account: Mason Office of Communications and Marketing 01 Property: www2.gmu.edu View: [PROD] www2.gmu.edu – default 1.0 (2007-10-12) Report: Audience -> Geo -> Language Date Range: Nov 1, 2016 – May 31, 2017 Filter: Language = “ru” That’s weird. Zoom in on date range. Date Range: Feb 23, 2016 – […]

Annotations Recommendations (Google Analytics)

Posted: September 22, 2017 at 4:04 pm, Last Updated: September 28, 2017 at 1:06 pm

What are Annotations in Google Analytics Annotations are small notes associated with specific dates that you can add to Google Analytics. Annotation you create will show-up in-context in your Google Analytics reports on their specific dates. Why Use Annotations Adding annotations to your Google Analytics view(s) allows you to include additional information about your Google […]

Renaming Pages Using Advanced Filters (Google Analytics)

Posted: September 20, 2017 at 2:06 pm, Last Updated: September 20, 2017 at 2:42 pm

Background Hobsons Radius (Radius) is the CRM used by the Office of Graduate Admissions to implement the graduate online application and the “Request Information” (inquiry) form. We have implemented Google Analytics on pages within Radius, so usage data for features like the online application and the inquiry form are being tracked. The Problem Unfortunately, however, […]

Analytics Update – September 2017

Posted: September 19, 2017 at 10:03 am, Last Updated: September 28, 2017 at 12:17 pm

Version 3.1 of the Standard Mason GTM Template Container Released

Posted: September 12, 2017 at 4:08 pm, Last Updated: September 27, 2017 at 1:19 pm

Version 3.1 of the Standard Mason GTM container has been released. You can find the new version on the Mason GTM Templates page. The new version adds version and debugging information to the JavaScript console output. This makes it easy to determine which version of the Standard Mason GTM container has been implemented on a […]

Version 3 of the Standard Mason GTM Template Container Released

Posted: September 7, 2017 at 2:04 pm, Last Updated: September 27, 2017 at 1:18 pm

Version 3 of the Mason GTM container template has been released. You can find the new version on the Mason GTM Templates page. The new version adds tracking of user interactions with embedded YouTube videos. Data collected includes play and pause button clicks, video completions, as well as checkpoints for having watched 25, 50, 75, […]

Real-Time University Goal Reports

Posted: August 30, 2017 at 10:42 am, Last Updated: September 26, 2017 at 2:18 pm

I am creating a real-time analytics dashboard which will display, at-a-glance, the major university-level KPIs, as shown in the following table: Access the Real-Time University Goals Reports