New add-on for Google Analytics gives marketers the data they need when they need it, improving content optimisation and conversion
London, UK - June 21, 2012 - EPiServer, an innovator in multichannel digital marketing and e-commerce software, today announced the availability of Google Analytics for EPiServer. By integrating Google Analytics into the EPiServer platform, marketers and content editors can access the right data at the right time, adding insight and context to their content creation. This will allow businesses to harness the effectiveness of their online presence by constantly improving the user journey on any type of web, e-commerce, mobile or social site, based on analytical proof points.
"Our customers know they should be integrating analytics information into their daily processes, but they tell us that it can be difficult to set up, and that specialised skills are required to interpret the information and make it actionable and timely," said Bob Egner, VP Product Management of EPiServer. "We have addressed those problems and more with Google Analytics for EPiServer. By bringing analytics data into the content workflow, editors and marketers can make informed decisions, optimise their online presence in real-time and improve business results."
By bringing the most important results from Google Analytics and presenting useful contextual analytics within the content creation process, traffic optimisation and conversion improvements are easier to attain than ever. Additionally, through the deep, platform-wide integration, marketers can quickly see the effectiveness of strategies and tactics such as personalisation or social sharing. Google Analytics for EPiServer is an out-of-the-box solution that enables marketers to track relevant information and examine the data in the context that is most relevant to them and their editors. Features include:
Full Google Analytics integration and tracking
Ability to track all relevant information and events related to content, traffic and conversions
Predefined analytics best practice guidelines to get maximum out of the EPiServer platforms
Analytics data presented alongside the content being analysed
Extensible for multiple websites
Track the effect of social campaigns on conversions and revenue directly
Ability to see the conversions generated from personalisation efforts on the site
"Context is all important for marketers. Our recent additions to the EPiServer platform have focused on giving marketers access to everything they need in one place so they can make informed decisions. Whether it is social media, search or analytics, our platform becomes a one-stop shop for online marketing effectiveness," concludes Egner.
Google Analytics for EPiServer is available immediately. More information is available on www.episerver.com/analytics . To learn more about the complete suite of EPiServer products and solutions, visit www.episerver.com.
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EPiServer is the leading supplier of solutions that enable true Web engagement and drive business results for end customers. 4,700 customers worldwide use EPiServer's technology platform that combines content, community, commerce, and communications with a configurable metrics dashboard. EPiServer CMS is the foundation for more than 20,000 websites and is used by more than 130,000 web editors daily. The EPiServer platform is delivered through an extensive network of over 590 partner companies in 30 countries.
EPiServer combines the stability and support of a commercial product with EPiServer World, a thriving developer community of more than 15,000 developers. EPiServer is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner with an AAA-ranking by Dun & Bradstreet since 2000. The company was founded in 1994 and has offices in the United States, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, The Netherlands, South Africa, Australia and the United Kingdom. EPiServer is controlled by the IK2007 Fund. IK Investment Partners is a European private equity firm with Nordic roots, managing €5.7 billion in fund commitments.
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