What You Need to Know About Google’s New Search Console

  The new Google Search Console – one of the most anticipated launches of the year (so far) – is rolling out for all verified users, after months of comprehensive tests and optimizations. This comes a few months after Google released a beta version to a limited number of users.   Within the coming weeks, all verified users will have access to the new Search Console, allowing them to benefit from the new Search Performance, Index Coverage, AMP status and Job Posting reports.   Search Performance…Continue Reading “What You Need to Know About Google’s New Search Console”

This week’s news in analytics – Global Healthcare Analytics market skyrockets, while traditional retail is suffocated by e-commerce

  Cognetik is bringing you this week’s news in the analytics industry! Every week we will keep you updated with the latest trends, news and launches in the industry so you are always informed.     Global Healthcare Analytics market is skyrocketing   As the analytics industry moves forward, it is expanding into more and more areas, helping companies from industries such as retail, science and medicine to transform themselves. A new market study shows that the healthcare analytics market is rising at a 12%…Continue Reading “This week’s news in analytics – Global Healthcare Analytics market skyrockets, while traditional retail is suffocated by e-commerce”

Google Analytics, the most popular reporting platform, is getting four new functions

  Google Analytics, the most popular reporting tool in the world, is getting 4 new functions for more user-centric insights. As brands are struggling to define their business and to deliver experiences according to customer’s expectations, it’s becoming increasingly important to understand how users engage across devices and channels and how they use your products.     After Google Analytics added Natural Language Queries, to ease the life of marketers and junior analysts across the globe, it would seem that Google is continuing the trend…Continue Reading “Google Analytics, the most popular reporting platform, is getting four new functions”

2017: An important milestone for the analytics industry. More than half of companies are adopting big data analytics

  If a few years back, we would only hear whispers about big data, and people couldn’t really fathom what it really meant and how it could benefit their businesses, this year marks an important step forward for our industry: since 2017, 53% of companies are adopting big data analytics. Exactly how important is this milestone? In 2015, a little more than two years ago, only 17% of the companies were adopting big data, with telecom and financial services leading the platoon of early adopters.  …Continue Reading “2017: An important milestone for the analytics industry. More than half of companies are adopting big data analytics”

Cyber Monday 2017, largest online sales day in history, with a whooping 6.59 billion dollars spent in 24 hours

  Adobe released the 2017 online shopping data report for the holiday season and Cyber Monday, and the results are staggering. This year marks a new all-time high record, with Cyber Monday being the largest online sales day in history: 6,59 billion dollars spent online by the end of the day.   That’s over $1 billion more than on Cyber Monday 2016, a 16.8% increase year-over-year. The average order value was $123 for iOS devices and $110 for Android devices.   So far, the most lucrative…Continue Reading “Cyber Monday 2017, largest online sales day in history, with a whooping 6.59 billion dollars spent in 24 hours”

The e-Commerce Odyssey: The Holiday Season this year is set to hit a new record high. Thanksgiving online sales went up 18% from last year, and the forecast for the Season is skyrocketing

  E–commerce is one of the fastest growing industries in the world, and this year it seems more determined than ever to eclipse traditional commerce.   The Holiday Season started with a bang this time around: If a few years back, people would build up their expectations regarding Black Friday and would keep holding on to their pockets until the massive advertised sales would go off, this year people started emptying their pockets at Thanksgiving itself.   According to Adobe Data, Thanksgiving sales hit a…Continue Reading “The e-Commerce Odyssey: The Holiday Season this year is set to hit a new record high. Thanksgiving online sales went up 18% from last year, and the forecast for the Season is skyrocketing”

Tableau Conference LIVE updates – Exciting new Features in the Queue!

Tableau just had their “Dev’s on Stage” keynote, which is a detailed description of all the new features they are releasing. We thought you would want to hear about this as well, so hear is the list! Sorting New Nested Sorting – You don’t have to build custom calculations anymore. Automatically calculates based upon global dimensions, which means nested sorting is easier than ever now. Viz in Tooltip – You can have sheets within a tooltip now! Straight crazy. Gridlines within Dashboard – You can…Continue Reading “Tableau Conference LIVE updates – Exciting new Features in the Queue!”

This week’s news – Google is testing infinite scroll in mobile search; India is creating a huge new market for data analytics; Websites should get ready for the mobile-first index

Every week, we’re bringing you the latest news, trends and product launches taking place in the analytics industry. Google is testing infinite scroll  Google is testing infinite scroll search results pages in mobile search, seven years after the tech giant rolled out infinite scroll for images. According to Search Engine Journal, instead of showing the regular “Next” button, some users already see a “See more results” button. When pressed, it loads more results right on the page the users are viewing at that time, instead…Continue Reading “This week’s news – Google is testing infinite scroll in mobile search; India is creating a huge new market for data analytics; Websites should get ready for the mobile-first index”

This week’s news – Adobe launched Approximate Count Distinct, a new function in Calculated Metrics; Big Data and Analytics experts are storming the IoT promised-land; The future has arrived: 57% of search traffic is now mobile

Every week, we’re bringing you the latest news, trends and product launches taking place in the analytics industry. Adobe launched Approximate Count Distinct, a new function for Calculated Metrics This week Adobe launched Approximate Count Distinct, a function that users asked for some time. Approximate count distinct (APC) takes a dimension as input. What ACD will do is count up the unique dimension items collected within the dimension you’ve specified for the reporting window. The biggest use case that Adobe customers asked is to count…Continue Reading “This week’s news – Adobe launched Approximate Count Distinct, a new function in Calculated Metrics; Big Data and Analytics experts are storming the IoT promised-land; The future has arrived: 57% of search traffic is now mobile”

This week’s news – Analysts are real life ‘superheroes’ without capes; Retailers are betting big on location analytics; Social Media analytics market is skyrocketing

Every week, we’re bringing you the latest news, trends and product launches taking place in the analytics industry. Retailers are betting big on location analytics Digital Analytics is ‘leaving’ the comfort of the office and heading to the customers’ front doors: Location Analytics is a growing trend for retail businesses, giving retailers new ways to tailor their services and make clients feel valued.  In today’s super competitive retail-industry, managers need to do everything they can to understand their customers and their behavior and to and…Continue Reading “This week’s news – Analysts are real life ‘superheroes’ without capes; Retailers are betting big on location analytics; Social Media analytics market is skyrocketing”