10 Best Practices for Cross-Domain Tracking in Google Analytics

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Cross-domain tracking in Google Analytics can be a very valuable asset in your data collection strategy, as it will help you track a single user throughout multiple web properties. In order to implement it properly, you should first ask yourself if you even need to implement cross-domain tracking.   Google Analytics generally assigns each domain a unique tracking ID for each property. This ID is stored in a browser cookie and tracks the user across […]

How Split-Testing Will Improve Your Advertisements Over Time

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Split testing is the absolute best way to improve your advertisements. Nothing compares to testing an idea in the real world to find out exactly how it performs. Over time, this will give you the best advertisement with the greatest results possible.   If you need a refresher on split testing, sometimes called A/B testing, it’s simply running two different ads with identical placement and targeting to see which performs better.   For example, ad […]

7 Methods to Reduce Your Bounce Rate in 2018

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Bounce rate has always been an important metric for any business, and if you’ve been neglecting it, this is the year you need to make it a priority. A key component of conversion optimization is to reduce bounce rate by better engaging website visitors.   Competition is more plentiful, sales are harder to make, and if Google ever finds a way to accurately work them into their search algorithm, you could be in trouble.   […]

How to Use Google Analytics in 2018

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It’s hard to believe Google Analytics turned 12 this year. For a little perspective, that was 2 years before the introduction of the very first iPhone, and right about the time Gmail was launching.   When it was introduced, the reviews were immediately positive, and the demand to sign up was so high, it actually crashed the service.   Over the last decade, a lot has been added to Google analytics, and it’s more than […]

How to Set Up a Facebook Retargeting (Remarketing) Campaign

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You’re window shopping on Amazon, trying to find the best deals.   You land on a product page and everything seems to check out, but you’re not sure if you’re ready to buy yet.   Maybe you don’t have your credit card on you or maybe the deal just isn’t quite good enough.   After navigating away from the site and start seeing advertisements everywhere for that exact same product.   Creepy? I don’t think […]

A Comprehensive Guide to Callout AdWords Extension [Examples Included]

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In 2014 Google announced that it would be adding callout extensions for all AdWords accounts.   At first, the announcement really didn’t make much of a splash with AdWords users.   I mean, do we really need another ad extension to deal with?   A lot of advertisers (Tekli included) assumed that AdWords would have no real impact on campaigns and quickly see itself to the dustbin.   Well, it looks like we were wrong. […]

How to Get Started Selling on Amazon: The Ultimate Guide

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You’ve decided to start selling on Amazon.   Congratulations.   This is a great first step toward building your ecommerce empire.   Getting started selling on Amazon can be a bit tricky to figure out. With so many options for your account and Amazon operations, it can be easy to find yourself overwhelmed and unsure of whats right for your business.   Lucky for you, we’ve done the heavy lifting and built out a great guide […]

Is Social the New Search? Here’s a Quick Breakdown

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It’s been said that more people are moving to social media as the preferred search method.   Instead of looking up a specific brand name on Google or Bing, web visitors are often starting their search where these brands are the most active.     Now is that actually true? Are users really searching first on Facebook before they ever land on Google?   Are People Actually Using Facebook as a Search Tool? While users […]

3 Ways to Build High Quality Backlinks to your Product Page

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3 Ways to Build High Quality Backlinks to your Product Page Gorgeous pictures, immaculate copy, and tons of great reviews.   The product page is where the magic happens.   Next to the home page, your product pages are the most important for your website’s success.   Every backlink strategy for an ecommerce brand should always start with the product page. These are the most important pages to rank for on SERP because they drive […]

Featured Store: GenTech Nutrition

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Featured Store: GenTech Nutrition   In this interview, we feature David Duncan, CEO of GenTech Nutrition.   How did you get started with GenTech Nutrition?   So that’s an interesting story…   I was at NC State trying to play football. My goal was to eventually make it to the pros.   During that process, I was training a ton—at least six hours a day. I was constantly sore. And if you know much about […]