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How is Bounce Rate Calculated?

Bounce rate is one of the most commonly used metrics in web analytics, but it is also one of the most misunderstood. In this article HammaJack Co-Founder, Jacob Moran, explains what it is and how to interpret it.  

How to Update Google Tag Manager for a new site

At HammaJack we’ve been recently building a few of our client's new websites. This has led to a common problem with tracking and that is making sure you don’t lose any data when the new site replaces the old site.

This can be tricky and requires planning and a few tricks. In this article, HammaJack data lead, Jacob Moran, explains a few tricks on how to migrate a Google Tag Manager container to a new website for instance.

Four Approaches to Structure Your Website

How you structure your site is one of the most important things to consider when you are planning on launching a new website. Getting it right makes it easier to keep the content fresh, and makes it easier for site visitors to get what they want. In tangible terms, the right structure can mean fewer hours in having to create and update content, more conversions and more organic traffic. In this article, HammaJack’s co-founder and Content lead, Ian Hammond and Professional Placement Student, Louis Devine unpack the pros and cons of the three main approaches.

Tracking HubSpot Forms With Google Tag Manager

HubSpot is amazing and if you aren’t drinking the Kool-Aid yet, you probably should be. In this article HammaJack’s co-founder, Jacob Moran, and Data Engineer, Jose Arevalo, outline how to effectively track HubSpot forms and send the information to Google Analytics & Facebook.

A Practical Guide For Tracking Short URLs With Google Analytics

Most of the time in Digital Marketing it’s easy to hide ugly and/or long URLs behind a nice looking link text. However, what about offline media (like print) or in Digital Channels, like Facebook, that don’t offer the ability to have link text and a link URL?

In this article HammaJack co-founder, Jacob Moran, will outline some of the options for simplifying and beautifying URLs while still getting users to the page they need to go to and tracking where they came from.

Approaches For Creating Measurement Plans

Measurement plans are super important, and every business from a local gym to a worldwide conglomerate should have one. But the way in which they are created can, and should, be different. In this article, HammaJack co-founder Jacob Moran discusses the different types of measurement plans.