Tracking Google Sheet views with Google Analytics using GA Beacon (and a Google Apps Script Measurement Protocol snippet)
There was a time when you could enable Google Analytics tracking in Google Drive. that option is no longer available but here is how you can still track Google Sheet views in Google Analytics
[Presentation] Show me the data! Actionable insight from open courses #altmoocsig
Later today I’ll be presenting some thoughts on the opportunities and challenges of trying to gain actionable insight from MOOCs. My slides are below you can tune in at 15:15GMT via the ALT YouTube channel. The whole day is being streamed and recorded, the programme is here.
Exploring Google Analytics event tracking to validate MCQs with options for advanced cohort analysis
An exploration of Google Analytics as a way for collecting and analysing responses to multiple choice questions. This post highlight the new advanced segmentation within Google Analytics and addresses how data can distributed and analysed in separate tools
LASI-UK: Afternoon Session – Data Visualisation [Liveblog]
This is my first ever attempt at ‘live blogging’ and haven’t done any tidying other than cropping images. You might want to explore the LASI-UK a twitter summary by @sheilmcn (complete #lasiuk twitter archive here) Giles Carden (University of Warwick) Good data visualisations solve real business problems [Slides here http://www.solaresearch.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/05/G-Carden-LASI-UK-Data-Visualisation.pptx] Covering key components for effective data […]
LASI-UK: Morning Session – Working with Dialogue Data [Liveblog]
This is my first ever attempt at ‘live blogging’ and haven’t done any tidying other than cropping images. You might want to explore the LASI-UK a twitter summary by @sheilmcn (complete #lasiuk twitter archive here) Sheila MacNeill (JISC CETIS) Setting the scene: learning scenarios [Slides are here http://www.slideshare.net/sheilamac/lasiuk-learningscenarios-smn] Overview of learning scenarios, broad-brush, what data […]
Using Google Spreadsheets as a Google Analytics Data Bridge
Access control to Google Analytics data is very coarse. Via the web interface you can have full access or none at all. Given the growing interest in data driven decision making at all levels of the institution I thought it would be beneficial to demonstrate how Google Spreadsheets and Google Apps Script could be used to selectively distribute Google Analytics data. This solution was developed for my session at the Institutional Web Managers Workshop 2013 (IWMW13) which I talk about in more detail at the end of this post.