**This is a guest post by Dean Levitt from TeacupAnalytics.com**
The jubble of data in Google Analytics is confounding to most people. While, as of now, you might consider yourself amongst that number, your confusion is about to be vaporized. Google Analytics, like most complex contrivances, ends up being quite simple once you understand how to use it to your benefit.
Gaining the most out of your website data begins with knowing what you want out of it. If you stare at data and hope for wisdom to leap out at you, well, that’s no different to rolling bones or reading tea leaves.
All analysis begins with a QUESTION. I’ve spoken to a few hundred bloggers, small businesses and website owners and I’ve asked them all, the same question: [Read more…]