Google releases Urchin Beta – 3 months free!

Posted by bkloss | Google Analytics | Saturday 2 February 2008 4:31 am

Today the Google Analytics blog announced the release of it’s Urchin software beta to the public. Urchin offers a three month trial free of charge to evaluate this installable analytics product hosted on your own server. Google cautions users against using the trial with production on sites. They do state that once Urchin is brought out of beta, it can be purchased for 2995$ from a Google Authorized consultant.

Take a gander at the new flash supported interface:


New Feature In Google Analytics: Compare Two Metrics

Posted by bkloss | Google Analytics | Thursday 31 January 2008 8:11 pm

I may be a little late to the party on this one but I just stumbled upon a new feature in Google Analytics that I’ve been praying for for quite some time.

GA now offers its humble users the ability to compare two metrics at the same time. Essentially it’s an overlay line graph like the one below:

Google Analytics Comparing two metrics