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

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

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 While this chart is outdated, we can see that Google Analytics, Omniture (Site Catalyst), Core Metrics/IBM Analytics, and Web Trends were the big players in 2011....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

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

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...

Truffles

I have changed my mind. I have given up truffle hunting in pursuit of my new passion, Homebrewing Melomel...
How to Add Google Analytics Event Tracking to PayPal Code

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...