Social Media Takeover: Connecting with the News
Social Media is becoming a pathway to news for a significant portion of the U.S. population. We can clearly see the relationship between news outlets and social media sites growing through multiple avenues.
Sunday Series: Theme Parks’ Not-So-Smooth Ride
This week’s mention for March fast movers is hopefully one that will have you thinking about summer vacation. Read up on why the Theme Park category made its way to the top — but also how a variety of reasons can impact online traffic.
The Compete PRO Success Story Winners Are…
A few weeks ago we launched a “Success Stories” contest, encouraging our clients to share their stories about how Compete PRO has helped them to achieve great things. The submissions we received were fantastic. So after giving this a lot of thought, the winners are:
Why Conversion Optimization Should Be Your Top Priority in 2014
Did you know that marketers are more likely to have high conversion rates when they invest 10-25% of their time and 5% of their budget on optimization? Given that, however, 70% of marketers do not know their competitors’ conversion rates, nor do they know the average for their industries. If you don’t know where you stand, how do you know what you can improve?
March Data is Now Live – March Madness Wins the Month
Perfect timing—the NCAA basketball championship was last night (congrats, Huskies!) and March data is live in Compete PRO, chock-full of interesting data pertaining to this year’s March Madness. I also wanted to take this opportunity to thank you all for your awesome Compete PRO success stories submissions! We’ll be announcing the winner soon so stay tuned.
Share Your Compete PRO Story and Win!
Our team works hard to create solutions that help make marketers’ lives easier, so there is nothing we love more than hearing about our clients’ successes with these solutions. But those of us that don’t regularly interact with Compete PRO users miss out on some really great firsthand accounts. So today we’re launching a contest to collect your success stories to keep us constantly striving for results.
Quick Tips: Search Analytics Keyword Data Table
This quick tip will overview Compete PRO’s Keyword Table. The Compete PRO interface offers definitions and supplemental context that are accessible by clicking on the question marks next to each term. Keyword - is the phrase or term an actual user entered and searched for on one of the five major search engines. Search Referrals Share – is the share of total search traffic (90 day moving average) generated to this
Quick Tip: Overview of Site Comparisons
You can compare up to 5 sites quickly and easily using a Compete PRO account or compare up to two competitors using our free site analytics tool. The images and steps provided below will outline the process for using Compete PRO’s data to benchmark your competitors. This section allows you to type in any five domains you’re interested in comparing, or you can load an existing saved group if you’ve
Introducing new Social Insights in Compete PRO
Today, we are incredibly excited to launch our new Compete PRO Social Insights module! The Compete PRO Social Insights module gives you information about activity happening on social media and activity occurring from social media on your website.
Success Stories: Use Search Intelligence to Acquire Strategic Assets
Regularly monitoring competitive intelligence search data is key for short-term SEO strategy, but it can also dictate long-term digital marketing plans. As an online brand, you should be regularly monitoring referral keywords, or search terms that bring traffic to your site. Yes, this can be done in your local analytics. But, local analytics don’t show what keywords are driving traffic to your competitors’ sites.
Making Data-Driven Decisions
At Compete, we’re always thinking about how we can help our clients save more time and be as effective as possible. That’s why we’ve introduced new daily metric alerts, empowering you to make real-time, data-driven business decisions. The new feature allows users to configure alerts for the Daily Reach and Daily Attention metrics relevant to their business. Compete PRO will then track when the daily reach or attention values exceed