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How data flows in the analytics ecosystem

October 19, 2020

How data flows in the analytics ecosystem

Whether you’re new to analytics or already well versed, you have probably heard many stories about collecting, crunching and storing data. But what happens in between? How does your data flow from one part of the analytics ecosystem to another? It might seem complex and opaque. This flow often resembles a maze. The data can stream […]

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The invalidation of Privacy Shield and the status of EU-US data transfers

October 6, 2020

The invalidation of Privacy Shield and the status of EU-US data transfers

Privacy Shield is no longer a valid legal framework for transferring data from the EU and Switzerland to the US. But large tech companies such as Google still send heaps of data about EU residents to the US. So what has changed?

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Raw data and sampled data: How to ensure accurate data

September 23, 2020

Raw data and sampled data: How to ensure accurate data

Every decision maker seeks insights and knowledge to steer their organization in the right direction. Data from your website, sales figures and customer feedback let you see a story that, when combined with accurate data, reveals paths towards achieving your business goals. In this article we will dig deeper into raw and sampled data. We […]

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Is Google Analytics GDPR-compliant? 10 things to consider [UPDATE]

August 31, 2020

Is Google Analytics GDPR-compliant? 10 things to consider [UPDATE]

Google Analytics (GA) is by far the most popular analytics tool on the market. It’s free and allows you to analyze website traffic and gather valuable data about user behavior. However, collecting analytics data requires compliance with data protection regulations such as GDPR. In the past few years, we’ve heard reports of questionable privacy practices by Google. […]

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PIPEDA and analytics: Everything you need to know

August 21, 2020

PIPEDA and analytics: Everything you need to know

The Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) is the Canadian federal privacy law that regulates how the private sector collects, uses and discloses the personal information of their clients. It also deals with the security of storing and processing that personal data.PIPEDA originally went into law in 2000. Since then it has been […]

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E-commerce in transition – providing a safe customer experience

July 15, 2020

E-commerce in transition – providing a safe customer experience

E-commerce is one of the most popular shopping methods worldwide. Many innovations and improvements led to its esteem, but above all to its success. GDPR on the other hand changed the landscape, increasing fear of revenue slumps – but the opposite is the truth.

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Web analytics for governments: The framework for setting the right KPIs

July 6, 2020

Web analytics for governments: The framework for setting the right KPIs

One of the main goals of the public sector institutions has always been to be transparent and give citizens consistent access to public services and information. At the same time, it’s necessary to optimize costs, improve efficiency and better allocate resources.What has changed is that now institutions deal with many of these tasks through websites […]

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Google Analytics alternatives - 4 sound reasons to switch

June 26, 2020

Google Analytics alternatives – 4 sound reasons to switch

Google Analytics is the top player when it comes to tracking website visitors, no one argues with that. The value of the platform is reflected in its popularity, which is why it’s the market leader boasting an 84.1% share. That’s a strong argument. Even though some consider Google Analytics the standard, there are reasons to […]

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3 reports for optimizing user flow on your website

June 24, 2020

3 reports for optimizing user flow on your website

Whether it’s your website, product, or an app, when you’re thinking about your users, you surely have some goals in mind. Let’s say a visitor comes to your website – what would you like them to do? Sign up for a newsletter? Buy a product? Request a demo? Well, users rarely take the path you’d like […]

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Piwik PRO vs. Google Analytics 360

June 16, 2020

Piwik PRO vs. Google Analytics 360

Choosing the right analytics software for your organization is no easy feat. You need certainty that this strategic investment will pay off. That is why we’ve placed Piwik PRO and Google Analytics 360 side by side. We present the essential features of both products, explaining in detail their significance from legal, technical and practical perspectives. […]

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