While Google Analytics is free and very comprehensive, sometimes we just need to understand the basics to make an impact on our business. In this video I go over the basics to get you started on optimizing your website, increasing the value of your content, and ultimately getting your content to perform better on the web.

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And for those people who don't have the patience to watch a two-minute video here's the hero slide that captures the three step process. You can click on it to see the larger version.

Screen Shot 2011 11 17 at 2.53.06 PM Google Analytics for Online Marketing in Less Than 2 Minutes

My goal is to provide quick hit information to help improve your online marketing and social media programs. If I can do it in less than two minutes (minus my outtro) then I've met my objective and hopefully provided you with some information you can use immediately. See the Social Media for Business page for additional resources.

And if you ever need my help, I'm right here. Just ask.

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  • http://uber.la jmacofearth

    Thanks Tim, you are correct, I think I'll add a note on the video in that section. 

  • http://twitter.com/timflint Tim Flint

    Just to clearify, in google analytics a bounce in not someone who was on the site for less than 10 seconds it is a visitor who came to the site and viewed one page then left. They could leave by hitting the back button, typing a new url, clicking on an external link on the page, etc.