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Analytics Canvas V1.7.6 Available

Analytics Canvas V1.7.6 Available

We are pleased to announce that V1.7.6 of Analytics Canvas is now available. This release has a number of new features which greatly expand what is possible with Analytics Canvas. Referral Spam Detection We now have a powerful new ability to detect referral spam- and if you can detect it you can eliminate it from…

Analytics Canvas Free Referral Spam Report

Referral Spam Report by Analytics Canvas

How Much is Referral Spam Clouding Your Data? Giving yourself a headache trying to remove referral spam from your analytics data? Wondering if the reason behind your declining conversion rate is spam? Not sure how much those spam sessions are impacting your metrics? Introducing the Referral Spam Report by Analytics Canvas. This report allows you…

3 Hidden Gems in Analytics Canvas

3 Hidden Gems

Every now and then, the Analytics Canvas team will go over the features that our users – you guys! – frequently use. And, what we find is that it is often the case the majority of you will use just a small number of the features available to you. Now, this hurts our developers’ feelings!…

Session vs Page level dimensions in Google Analytics

Session vs Page level dimensions in Google Analytics

Google Analytics provides a huge list of dimensions and metrics in its API, but it is important to understand the different levels of granularity represented. Some dimensions are session level dimensions- they relate to entire sessions, and some dimensions are page level dimensions and relate to a specific page. Lets look at an example- we…

Query multiple Google Analytics Segments at once

Query multiple Google Analytics Segments at once

Segments are awesome but Google Analytics only lets you compare 4 at a time in the web interface. Now Analytics Canvas lets you query as many advanced segments as you want all at once. This lets you create comparisons across lots of different sets of sessions or users, and do it with a single query-…

Analytics Canvas now with direct integration with Tableau

Analytics Canvas and Tableau

Anyone who has used Tableau Software knows how powerful dynamic visual analytics can be. But they also know sometimes it can be hard to get the data ready when it is coming from multiple sources, and requires cleaning or preparation. Getting that data in shape is exactly what Analytics Canvas is best at- Canvas gets…

Content Analysis on high traffic websites using BigQuery

Content Analysis on high traffic websites using BigQuery

Using Analytics Canvas and Google BigQuery, it is possible to do detailed content analysis for sites with 10s of millions of annual visitors, even with Google Analytics Standard. In this blog post we outline how to avoid sampling and load detailed content analysis data into BigQuery. Analytics Canvas provides the solution. Google Analytics Premium obviously…

Analytics Canvas V1.7.3 BigQuery Automation

Analytics Canvas V1.7.3 BigQuery Automation

We are pleased to release Analytics Canvas V1.7.3, which has a range of improvements, two key areas are support for Google BigQuery, and an upgrade of the Bing Ads API to the newest version. BigQuery: Take your analysis to the next level. V1.7.3 has a full connector to BigQuery, allowing you to read and write…

Google Analytics unsampled reporting Automation

Google Analytics unsampled reporting Automation

If you are a Google Analytics Premium user and hate all the clicking and downloading involved with unsampled reporting, you’ll be happy to hear that Analytics Canvas fully supports the complete automation of unsampled reports thanks to functionality newly released by Google. As a Google Analytics technology partner and part of the trusted testers program,…

Analytics Canvas BigQuery SQL Generation demo at GA Summit

Analytics Canvas BigQuery SQL Generation demo at GA Summit

A few weeks ago, hundreds of die hard Google Analytics types converged on San Francisco from all over the world for the Google Analytics Summit. The attendees included Google Analytics Certified Partners, Google Analytics Premium customers, and a small group of Technology partners (including Analytics Canvas). We were invited by Google to present our latest…

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