How to Add a User to Google Analytics

  1. Select Your View (profile) 2. Click on Admin in the Top Right Corner     3. Select The Account, Property, or View You Want to Add a User to   4. Enter the User’s Email and Set...

How to do Guest Blogging

A while back I wrote a post called rules for guest blogging – I think it’s a really useful post and that everyone who does guest posting or lets other people contribute to their blog should read it. The short version is don’t be a jerk and genuinely...

Do I Need SEO?

Recently, the question “Do I really need SEO?” has come up a few times and I wanted to talk about it here. I’ve had people ask me that question and a few times, I’ve asked myself if SEO is really what my clients should be focusing on. The short answer is...

Ballistic Every1 iPhone 5 Case Review

Back in February, I bought the Ballistic Every1 case for my iPhone 5 to protect it from the normal drops and falls. I chose the Ballistic case as I wanted something that was pretty rugged, but not as huge as the OtterBox. It was $26 on Amazon so I assumed that it was...

Actionable Analytics: Choosing Web Analytics Software

There are a multitude of choices when the time comes to choose a new website analytics software service. While this chart is outdated, we can see that Google Analytics, Omniture (Site Catalyst), Core Metrics/IBM Analytics, and Web Trends were the big players in 2011....

Adding Snippets to WP Custom Category Pages

When I released WP Custom Category Pages, I wanted the category pages to not display any snippets or excerpts as to not create duplicate content. I’ve gotten a lot of emails about how to add this functionality to the tool though. Fortunately, it is really easy....

The Case for Content: 620% Organic Growth

I hate the phrase “content is king” – it’s not. But content is vital. Putting good content on your site will do more for your ability to bring in organic traffic in a shorter amount of time than link building. Content is critical because it provides the context for...

How to Add Google Analytics Event Tracking to PayPal Code

I use event tracking on almost everything. It’s super easy and can give you a ton of useful data about users’ site interaction. When I wanted to set up Google Analytics Event Tracking with a PayPal form on one of my sites, I wasn’t sure where to...