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Airbnb Wants You to Stay in a House Made of 25 Million Legos and Be Served by Robotic Waiters

If you had all the Legos in the world, what would you create?<p>That’s what Airbnb and Lego want to know. The companies are inviting Lego engineers to …

Lego

4 Golden Rules to Boost Blog-Post Engagement

The single most important thing to measure for every blog post you publish? How engaging it is to your audience.<p>When it comes to blog posts, "engagement" doesn't just indicate quality. Often, it also correlates with the number of conversions your sales-oriented content generates.<p>And, since many …

Guide: Facebook Pixel with Google Tag Manager

How to set up the Facebook Pixel using Google Tag Manager.<br>Recently I was tasked to deploy a Facebook Pixel on an ecommerce site. While deploying tags …

Analytics

Partnering with data to create insightful stories

[Cross-posted from The Next Web] Whether you are a marketer trying to persuade people, a technologist building a startup, or an executive making …

Direct Traffic is Dark Traffic, and That’s OK

“Martin, it’s all psychological. You yell, ‘Barracuda,’ everybody says, ‘huh, what?’ You yell ‘Shark,’… we’ve got a panic on our hands on the Fourth …

July 4th

The Startup Founder’s Guide to Analytics

<b>You need analytics.</b><p>I’m very confident of that, because today, everyone needs analytics. Not just product, not just marketing, not just finance… …

The Analytics Audit You Should Do

What can I say about an Analytics Audit that has not been said before? The answer is simple: nothing. It is also impossible to cover a thorough …

Search Engines

Bounce Rate (Explained) And How To Take Control of It

Hey Folks,<p>Welcome to the <b>50th Blog Post of BlogCharge</b> (previously MyBlogLift), and I am thrilled with the results regarding traffic, revenue, and …

Chattanooga-based Skuid raises $25 million for its “codeless” app development toolkit

Pitching a “codeless” user interface that allows anyone in a business to develop applications for business intelligence, Skuid has raised $25 million in new financing.<p>Based in Chattanooga, Tenn., Skuid is indicative of the type of startup that is cropping up outside of the traditional innovation …

A bug in Google’s AMP pages is inflating traffic metrics

Google AMP pages are designed to speed up page load times on the mobile web, by stripping out a lot of the design and advertising elements that slow the average website down. Google AMP pages are signposted in its search results pages with a small lightning bolt image.<p>Oliveira found that a single …

Digital Advertising

What percentage of websites use Google Tag Manager? What are they tracking? [INFOGRAPHIC]

The top 20 tags from the top 200 marketing sites.Digital marketers track all kinds of things using many different tools. Tools such as Google …

Analytics

How I Learned To Love Statistics — And Why You Should, Too

I always hated statistics. I mean really, really, <i>really</i> hated it.<p>Recently though, I've had a change of heart about the subject. In response, I find statistics changing my mind, or at least changing my perspective.<p>Let me explain.<p>When I was an undergraduate physics major, lab classes were mandatory. …

Physics

18 Free Exploratory Data Analysis Tools For People who don't code so well

Introduction<p>Some of these tools are even better than programming (R, Python, SAS) tools.<p>All of us are born with special talents. It’s just a matter …

Data Science

Why Google Analytics Is Only Half the Story

Google Analytics is one of the most powerful tools out there for recording visitor traffic to your website. However, I feel it is only telling you …

Analytics

Data Storytelling: Why Visualization is only Half the Story

By taking a wider view of data storytelling, you can provide stakeholders with the big picture in a way that’s relevant and engaging.

Data Visualization

Why it’s time to re-evaluate your AdWords account structure

We’re now seeing many of the changes AdWords announced in May rolling out to all accounts. This is great news in terms of enabling new opportunities, …

AdWords

10 Algorithm Categories for A.I., Big Data, and Data Science

This article was written by a Data-centric Executive Management, Chris Pehura. Chris is a management consultant with a data emphasis helping Fortune …

Get schooled on Big Data in two upcoming workshops

Big Data is now big business for companies of every size and sector as they use it to improve performance and boost their bottom line. Because of …

The Time is Ripe to Re-Think Digital Marketing Measurements

mobile apps concept<p>Mobile has had a tremendous impact on our daily lives; shouldn’t it impact digital marketing practices as well? Here are a few …

Marketing

Data May Be the Holy Grail, But Creative Is the Secret Weapon

I've spent the last few years on a soapbox preaching about the advertising revolution. One thing I've learned is that I can never be sure which rants …

What It Means To Be A Data Scientist

How do data scientists spend their time? What tools do they use? What degrees do they have? Check out our handy infographic to find out.

Business Technology

UX Trends For Small Business Websites

With smartphone and tablet technology catching up to desktops and laptops, web design and user experience needs to catch up, too.If you toss together …

Web Design

4 Benefits of Big Data for Ecommerce Owners and Shoppers

In the scope of ecommerce, big data analysis is the collection of large amounts of information in order to determine shopping patterns and insights …

Big Data

From Being Employees at Facebook to Understanding Big Data Analytics

Ashish and Joydeep were part of building and leading the original Facebook Data Service Team from 2007-2011<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Big data has found its place in a multiple number of industries today. From e-commerce, marketing tools, …

How is Great Data Science Like The Sports Illustrated 2016 Swimsuit Issue?

Three Very Specific Analogies You Probably Never Considered<p>Pardon the clickbait, but this short read was intended both to get your attention and …

How Clever Newsjacking Helps Geckoboard Make a Splash

A significant event is on the horizon – maybe a global sports tournament, an important election, or even The Voice’s season finale. But one thing is …

Barack Obama

6 Baby Steps To Become A Data Ninja Entrepreneur

<b>By Dayna Sessa</b><p>If analyzing numbers makes you anxious, relax. A majority of the value you gain from data comes from things you already do as a savvy business person.<p>I waited eagerly for my daughter to turn six months old and sit independently so my husband and I could begin bringing her to a …

Instantiating & Using The Google Tag Manager dataLayer – Data Layer Best Practices Pt 1

PART ONEPART TWOPART THREEPART FOURWe’ve collected a series of technical best practices designed to help you successfully interoperate with the …

JavaScript