Piwik PRO Blog

Where digital marketing professionals find advice on how to collect and analyze data in a privacy-friendly way.

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Karolina Lubowicka, Content Marketer

Content Marketer and Social Media Specialist at Piwik PRO. An experienced copywriter who takes complex topics of data privacy & GDPR and makes them understandable for all. LinkedIn Profile

Single Customer View (SCV): What is it and How Does it Work?

Published: July 30, 2019 Author , Category Data Management

If modern marketing was a car, data would be its fuel. With consumers generating huge amounts of data every day, marketers have a lot of information they can use to grasp their needs and interests. However, not every piece of data is created equal. And when it comes to personalizing the user experience and making […]

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How to Choose the Right Product Analytics Vendor

Published: July 26, 2019 Author , Category Analytics

The number of product analytics platforms available on the market can give anyone a headache. Especially you if you’re in charge of choosing a tool that the whole team will use on a daily basis. It’s quite a responsibility. That’s why in this post we want to make the task easier for you. We’ll show […]

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Piwik PRO vs Matomo (Piwik): The Most Important Differences Explained [Updated]

Published: July 12, 2019 Updated: August 6, 2019 Author Category Analytics, Comparisons

Piwik PRO and Matomo (formerly Piwik) have a shared history. Some of our employees contributed code for the open-source Piwik project. Early on Piwik PRO provided enterprise-level support and premium features on top of those open source foundations. However, in 2016 our paths diverged. We’re now two separate organizations, each with its own plans and […]

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Is Google Analytics GDPR Compliant? 10 Things to Consider

Published: June 26, 2019 Author Category Analytics, GDPR

Google Analytics is by far the most popular analytics tool on the market. It’s free, and it allows you to analyze website traffic and gather valuable data about user behavior. However, collecting analytics data requires compliance with data protection regulations, including GDPR. In recent months, we’ve heard reports of some really bad privacy practices by […]

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10 Elements Every GDPR-Compliant Privacy Policy Should Have

Published: May 29, 2019 Updated: June 5, 2019 Author Category GDPR

Gone are the days when privacy policies were so vague that only lawyers could understand them. In Europe, at least, we owe it to GDPR. One of the reasons the EU introduced GDPR was to make people more informed and put them in control of how businesses collect, use, share, secure and process their personal […]

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Retail & E-tail Analytics: 5 Challenges You’ll Overcome With The Right Software

Published: May 27, 2019 Updated: July 9, 2019 Author , Category Analytics, Use cases

E-tailers face cut-throat competition. Keeping up with industry trends is essential to stay ahead in the race, especially for businesses with an omni-channel presence. Also, as a customer-centric industry, retailers are constantly under pressure to serve clients better and increase their overall satisfaction. It’s no easy task. As Shep Hyken writes in Forbes, customers will […]

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9 Steps to Make Your Analytics LGPD-Compliant

Published: April 26, 2019 Updated: June 6, 2019 Author Category Data Privacy & Security, GDPR

Brazil is another country with strong data privacy regulations – specifically, the Brazilian General Data Privacy Law, also known as LGPD. Beginning August 2020, it will give more than 210 million people new rights to access and control their own data and impact how companies manage their privacy. You might be wondering how it will […]

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4 Powerful Use Cases of Traffic Efficiency Reports

Published: April 15, 2019 Updated: July 17, 2019 Author , Category Analytics, Use cases

One of the most important strengths of traffic efficiency reports is that they allow you to understand exactly how your customers are finding you. Analyzing sessions, new users, bounce rates, conversion rates, transactions, and goals is pointless unless you determine where the traffic came from.To access all those juicy details, however, everything has to be…

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Web Analytics For Banks: Off-The-Shelf vs. Build-Your-Own

Published: March 29, 2019 Updated: April 24, 2019 Author Category Analytics, Banking & Finance

There has never been a better time for banks to take a 360-degree view of their customers. The trend is heading towards offering a “segment of one”. A personalized experience where the user receives the right offer at the right time. With legal restrictions and internal policies, it’s much more difficult to take full advantage […]

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Everything You Need To Know About Customer Onboarding in Piwik PRO

Published: March 27, 2019 Updated: August 8, 2019 Author , Category Customer Success

It must be said, web analytics is not the easiest thing in the world. That’s why we do our best to help our customers become proficient in using our tool. Thanks to a carefully designed onboarding process, our clients quickly learn how to use Piwik PRO, which brings them closer to their goals.So let’s get […]

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