The New 26 Definitions of Web Analytics

The Web Analytics Association recently released a new set of definitions for how to analyze the traffic that comes to your site. Are impressions really that important anymore? Who cares about page views? Are Hits the new tracking method? What about trying to track visitation on sites that use single page refreshes, like AJAX or Flash? Are these questions answered in the latest edition of definitions?

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By Ken Yeung

Ken Yeung is a journalist fascinated with the stories of the tech industry and internet culture. He's currently the Technology Editor at Flipboard, where he observes what's happening in the space while also identifying new topics of interest. In addition, he co-hosts the weekly internet show "The Created Economy," which focuses on what's happening to creators and influencers. Previously, he was a reporter for VentureBeat and The Next Web, covering tech startups, the industry's innovations and funding. Ken also has a newsletter you should also subscribe to called "Filed."