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From "John E. Conlon" <jcon...@verticon.com>
Subject Re: [Website] Add Google Analytics to ADS Websites ?
Date Fri, 16 Feb 2007 17:06:19 GMT
Hi Pierre-Arnaud,

Consider me one of the invisible minority (don't tell anyone though) , I 
run Firefox with the NoScript plugin.  http://noscript.net/

Regardless of  that, I think adding Google Analytics makes sense.

+1
John


Pierre-Arnaud Marcelot wrote:
> Hi John,
>
> I found the answer to your question on the same website. :)
>
> http://www.thejemreport.com/mambo/content/view/297
>
> Seems like the author, Jem Matzan, has changed his mind.
>
>     There's a lot to dislike about Google Analytics
>     <http://www.thejemreport.com/mambo/content/view/207/>, but its
>     quality and availability have improved somewhat since its initial
>     release,  [...]
>
>
> Macromedia is now providing a good Flash player for Linux and I think 
> the criticism on the Google Analytics UI is no longer valid.
>
> However, I agree with him on some points. If the browser of a visitor 
> doesn't have Javascript enabled or has a Javascript blocking plugin, 
> then this visitor won't be added. But, really, who uses a Javascript 
> blocking plugin or disables Javascript in his web browser. I don't do 
> it, and I don't know anyone around me doing that.
>
> So far, since the activation, the Directory Website has received 460 
> visitors (around 2,100 page views), that's a 380 visitors a day 
> average (1750 pages views).
>
> Regards,
>
> Pierre-Arnaud
>
>
> On 2/16/07, *John E. Conlon* <jconlon@verticon.com 
> <mailto:jconlon@verticon.com>> wrote:
>
>     Google is going to take over the world!
>
>     Not that that is a bad thing, nor would I say we shouldn't do this
>     because of that, but beside world dominance is there anything bad
>     about
>     goggle analytics?
>
>     Of course to find out - I searched Yahoo...
>
>     Here is what I found:
>     http://www.thejemreport.com/mambo/content/view/207/1/
>
>     Is the criticism valid?
>
>     John
>
>     Pierre-Arnaud Marcelot wrote:
>     > Hi all,
>     >
>     > I'm using Google Analytics (http://www.google.com/analytics/) for my
>     > blog and I'm really impressed by the quality of this free tool.
>     >
>     > It's very useful to know the number of people coming on the
>     site, what
>     > they are looking for, where they come from, even the OS, screen
>     > resolution, etc.
>     >
>     > I was thinking it would be interesting to integrate Google
>     Analytics
>     > into ADS websites. It could help us improve the site a lot I think.
>     >
>     > What do you think ?
>     >
>     > Regards,
>     >
>     > Pierre-Arnaud
>
>


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