In digital marketing, your goal is to funnel your potential customers from the point of making them aware of your website, through engagement and conversion, and ultimately retaining them as loyal customers. Your strategies must be based on careful analysis so you know what is working for you at each stage. Adobe Analytics with SiteCatalyst Classroom in a Book teaches effective techniques for using Adobe SiteCatalyst to establish and measure key performance indicators (KPIs) tailored to your business and website. For each phase of marketing funnel analytics, author Vidya Subramanian walks you through multiple reports, showing you how to interpret the data and highlighting implementation details that affect data quality. With this essential guide, you'll learn to optimize your web analytics results with SiteCatalyst. Adobe Analytics with SiteCatalyst Classroom in a Book contains 10 lessons. The book covers the basics of learning Adobe SiteCatalyst and provides countless tips and techniques to help you become more productive with the program. You can follow the book from start to finish or choose only those lessons that interest you. Classroom in a Book®, the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks, helps you learn the features of Adobe software quickly and easily. Classroom in a Book offers what no other book or training program does—an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts.
In digital marketing, your goal is to funnel your potential customers from the point of making them aware of your website, through engagement and conversion, and ultimately retaining them as loyal customers. Your strategies must be based on careful analysis so you know what is working for you at each stage. Adobe Analytics with SiteCatalyst Classroom in a Book teaches effective techniques for using Adobe SiteCatalyst to establish and measure key performance indicators (KPIs) tailored to your business and website. For each phase of marketing funnel analytics, author Vidya Subramanian walks you through multiple reports, showing you how to interpret the data and highlighting implementation details that affect data quality. With this essential guide, you'll learn to optimize your web analytics results with SiteCatalyst. Adobe Analytics with SiteCatalyst Classroom in a Book contains 10 lessons. The book covers the basics of learning Adobe SiteCatalyst and provides countless tips and techniques to help you become more productive with the program. You can follow the book from start to finish or choose only those lessons that interest you. Classroom in a Book�, the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks, helps you learn the features of Adobe software quickly and easily. Classroom in a Book offers what no other book or training program does--an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts.
Author: Adam Greco
Publisher: Pearson Education
Release Date: 2012-10-14
Genre: Business & Economics
As the world of marketing goes digital, companies must integrate web analytics into their process to see evaluate how marketing campaigns perform and to improve website conversion. Adobe SiteCatalyst, the principal component of the Adobe Digital Marketing Suite (formerly Omniture), is the most advanced web analytics tool available on the market. The Adobe SiteCatalyst Handbook is your key to understanding how to use this powerful web analytics tool. Recognized SiteCatalyst expert Adam Greco walks you through the building blocks of the program and shows you real-world examples to help further your understanding of the product. For end-users of SiteCatalyst, the book provides how-to instructions for all major SiteCatalyst features. You will also learn how to apply SiteCatalyst to common web analytics challenges ranging from campaign tracking to shopping cart analysis to visitor engagement. It also includes useful tips on using on Adobe ReportBuilder and advanced features that will benefit seasoned SiteCatalyst users. In the end, you’ll be able to answer business questions that you never thought you could address and generate web analyses that should improve your website’s return on investment. You’ll learn how to: * Create web analytics reports and data exports * Design sophisticated web analytics dashboards * Effectively track online marketing campaigns * Analyze website shopping cart performance * Connect online and post-website data * Master website segmentation techniques * Use basic and advanced pathing analysis * Understand the inner workings of Adobe SiteCatalyst
Author: Ryan D. Lunka
Publisher: Adobe Press
Release Date: 2013-08-13
Adobe Experience Manager (formerly CQ5) is an industry leading web content management system aimed at giving digital marketers the ability to create, manage, and deliver personalized online experiences. Adobe Experience Manager: Classroom in a Book is the definitive guide for marketers who want to understand and learn to use the platform. It explains the business value of the features and the overall philosophy of the product and is a must-read before sitting down to work with an implementation team. Marketers will understand why AEM is constructed as it is so they can alter business processes and participate in successful implementation. They’ll get insight into how to accomplish the fundamental tasks to more effectively create and manage content. They’ll also learn about common mistakes and how to avoid them. After reading this book, marketers will understand: • The basics of content management in Adobe Experience Manager • How to integrate Adobe Experience Manager with other Adobe Marketing Cloud products • How to manage dynamic content that is targeted to specific audiences • The fundamental concepts that will help to create a smooth implementation Getting Started Ch 1: The Basics Ch 2: Evaluating AEM Ch 3: Managing Content Ch 4: Digital Asset Management Ch 5: Metadata and Tagging Ch 6 Multilingual Content Ch 7: Workflows Ch 8: Social Communities Ch 9: E-Commerce Ch 10: Mobile for Marketers Ch 11: Architecture Basics Ch 12: Administration Basics Ch 13: Web Analytics Ch 14: Marketing Campaign Management Ch 15: Dynamic Content Ch 16: Integrating AEM Ch 17: Technical Basics Ch 18: Defining Requirements Ch 19: User Experience Design Ch 20: The Implentation Process
Author: Brian Hawkins
Publisher: Adobe Press
Release Date: 2014-07-18
Genre: Business & Economics
Marketers engaged in managing a modern website must quickly determine and deliver the most relevant, personalized experiences at each touchpoint across their digital properties for an often diverse visitor population. The Adobe Target solution (one component of the Adobe Digital Marketing Cloud) provides an optimization solution with intuitive but sophisticated capabilities that leads marketers through the essential steps of optimizing and personalizing their content, clearly showing them which content increases conversion lift and revenue. In Adobe Target Classroom in a Book, seasoned Target veteran Brian Hawkins introduces new users to the basic concepts of website optimization, including A/B testing, audience targeting, segmentation, and recommendation. Brian goes on to provide a thorough introduction to the Adobe Target solution, with lessons on setting up customer offers, testing campaigns, custom segmentation, multivariate test, and reporting. It includes best practices as well as countless tips and techniques to help you become more productive with the software. You can follow the book from start to finish or choose only those lessons that interest you. Classroom in a Book®, the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks, helps you learn the features of Adobe software quickly and easily. Classroom in a Book offers what no other book or training program does–an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts.
Companies face the challenge of measuring and analyzing the near-overwhelming quantities of data generated from their online businesses and then using that data to gain critical insights into their customersvto drive sales. Adobe Analytics (formerly SiteCatalyst) provides product and content managers, marketers, and analysts with real-time intelligence on customers'online behavior, helps businesses anticipate what their customers will want, personalizes their onlinev experience, and delivers relevant content across web and mobile channels. This quick lookup guide by Adobe Analytics expert Shane Closser uses clear, concise explanations and an easy-to-use format to jump in and start using Adobe's powerful web analytics tool. You'll learn the quickest way to: Create metrics Run and set options for reports Measure the effectiveness of marketing campaigns Engage and retain customers Track customers through the conversion funnel Share reports and set up dashboards
Companies need more than just web analysts and data-savvy marketers to be successful–they need action heroes! While most of us never battle evil scientists or defuse nuclear warheads, successful web analysts benefit from the same attributes that fictional action heroes embody. As a web analyst, your main goal is to improve your organization’s online performance. You can become an “action hero” by translating analysis insights into action that generates significant returns for your company. How you approach analysis is critical to your overall success. In this book, web analytics expert Brent Dykes addresses the unique challenges facing analysts and online marketers working within small and large companies, teaching you how to move beyond reporting and toward analysis to drive action and change. Taking a principle-based rather than a tool-specific approach, Brent introduces you to the Action Hero Framework that breaks down the analysis process into three key stages: Prioritize (what to analyze), Analyze (how to analyze), and Mobilize (how to drive action). And he reinforces these topics with real-world examples and practical tips from seasoned analysts at leading companies. Defines the type of environment in which action heroes thrive–not just survive–as well as how to defeat the villains of web analytics that stand in the way Arms web professionals with a strategic framework for executing online analysis, as well as an arsenal of analysis techniques Reveals how companies need to be both data-driven and action-agile to drive business value from web analytics For more action hero resources and information, check out the book’s companion site at www.Analyticshero.com. "The ideas in this book will take you days (or even weeks) to work your way through, and they fly in the face of the emotional approach to marketing. The question is: would you rather have your competition lead the way with data and science when it comes to reaching your market, or are you going to go first? That's how it is with action heroes--no guts, no glory." -Seth Godin Author We Are All Weird "Don't let the jaunty, breezy style of this book throw you off. Brent successfully - and entertainingly - packs years of experience into these pages along with case studies and insightful help on getting the most out of web analytics, adding value to your company and boosting your career trajectory." -Jim Sterne Founder of eMetrics Marketing Optimization Summit, author of "Social Media Metrics" and Chairman of the Digital Analytics Association
This book provides practical, hands-on strategies to teach social skills to children with high-functioning autism and Asperger Syndrome. Includes a detailed description of the social deficits of these children as they appear in the classroom and ways to address them. Lesson plans are included to facilitate the ability to "teach" these social goals.
Author: Michael Krypel
Publisher: Adobe Press
Release Date: 2014-03-23
Genre: Business & Economics
Innovation and technology have forever changed what it means to be a business. Some businesses now exist only online; increasingly, companies are being built with new technologies that require new skills; and customers are routinely accessing businesses via interactive visual and audio experiences–through web pages or apps, computers, and mobile devices. These experiences are based on design, which has never been so important to the business world. Customers interact with designs by looking, clicking, typing, listening, speaking to, and touching them. These interactions largely occur where and when the customer chooses: alone on the couch at home, at work, at social events, while traveling on an airplane, and elsewhere. When people say they “read an article,” “bought a friend a gift,” “watched a video,” or “booked a hotel,” they’re talking about engaging with businesses by interacting with their designs. No matter how great a business idea is, or what technology it relies on behind the scenes, a company needs to express itself visually in a way customers will understand and be able to interact with easily in order to be successful. The number of ways to translate an idea into a design is infinite, but which designs will also drive customer value? Michael Krypel’s Refining Design for Business answers this key question, showing you how to build a successful online business by creating engaging and measurable customer experiences. In this book, you will learn how to: • Change the standard design process most companies follow to enhance accountability for generating business and customer value, while creating new opportunities for collaboration and innovation. • Understand customer goals and build a strategic marketing plan to continually realign the business around them. • Use A/B testing and segmentation strategies to personalize experiences across a business. • Develop new approaches through “visual business cases” that show how different companies have solved problems, including before-and-after examples of what the online businesses themselves actually looked like.
To meet the challenges of today and needs of tomorrow, businesses have to be agile, adaptable, and innovative. Adobe Experience Manager (formerly CQ) allows organizations to create a compelling online experience across digital channels—web, mobile, email, video, and social media—to build their brand, drive revenue, and extend their reach. This quick look-up guide by Adobe Experience Manager expert Shane Closser uses clear, concise explanations and an easy-to-use format to help you jump in and quickly start organizing and managing the delivery of your creative assets and other content. The Quick Reference Guide series focuses on enabling non-technical business users to perform the tasks they need to succeed in their job. This includes procedures for approving content, handy shortcuts, and helping to advise technical teams on the design of content infrastructure. You’ll learn the quickest way to: • Organize, find, and share assets • Take control of metadata and tagging • Manage multilingual content • Take advantage of flexible workflows • Tap into social communities
Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Dreamweaver CC choose Adobe Dreamweaver CC: Classroom in a Book from the Adobe Creative Team at Adobe Press. The 15 project-based lessons in this book show you step by step everything you need to know to work in Dreamweaver. You’ll learn to create a professional website without having to write code by hand. This completely revised Creative Cloud edition also covers HTML5, CSS3, and media queries for responsive web design. The book also shows how to create HTML-based headings, paragraphs, lists, and tables; insert graphics and Photoshop Smart Objects; add links to text and images; apply cascading styles sheets; and customize the Dreamweaver workspace. You’ll also learn to add interactive elements to your sites, such as HTML5-compatible video and animation, get guidance for working with code, and finally publish a finished site to the Web. The online companion files include all lesson files so you can work along with the book. “The Classroom in a Book series is by far the best training material on the market. Everything you need to master the software is included: clear explanations of each lesson, step-by-step instructions, and the project files for the students.” —Barbara Binder, Adobe Certified Instructor, Rocky Mountain Training Classroom in a Book®, the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks, helps you learn the features of Adobe software quickly and easily. Classroom in a Book offers what no other book or training program does—an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts. Purchasing this book gives you access to the downloadable lesson files you need to work through the projects in the book, and to electronic book updates covering new features that Adobe releases for Creative Cloud customers. For access, goto www.peachpit.com/redeem and redeem the unique code provided inside this book.
Author: Mark Stringham
Publisher: For Dummies
Release Date: 2018-07-24
Genre: Business & Economics
Use Adobe Analytics as a marketer —not a programmer! If you're a marketer in need of a non-technical, beginner's reference to using Adobe Analytics, this book is the perfect place to start. Adobe Analytics For Dummies arms you with a basic knowledge of the key features so that you can start using it quickly and effectively. Even if you're a digital marketer who doesn't have their hands in data day in and day out, this easy-to-follow reference makes it simple to utilize Adobe Analytics. With the help of this book, you'll better understand how your marketing efforts are performing, converting, being engaged with, and being shared in the digital space. Evaluate your marketing strategies and campaigns Explore implementation fundamentals and report architecture Apply Adobe Analytics to multiple sources Succeed in the workplace and expand your marketing skillset The marketing world is continually growing and evolving, and Adobe Analytics For Dummies will help you stay ahead of the curve.
Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Illustrator CC (2018 release) choose Adobe Illustrator CC Classroom in a Book (2018 release) from the best-selling series of hands-on software training workbooks from Adobe Press. The 15 project-based lessons show users the key techniques for realizing your creative potential with Adobe Illustrator CC. Following hands-on step-by-step projects, users create logos, illustrations, posters, and more. Explore the new Essentials workspace that makes learning Illustrator even easier. Learn how to use the Shaper tool and Live Shapes along with dynamic symbols to streamline graphics creation. Create website assets and export them in multiple formats to support modern responsive web designs. From exacting illustration to free-form painting, you’ll build a strong foundation in Illustrator as you progress through the lessons. The online companion files include all the necessary assets for readers to complete the projects featured in each chapter as well as ebook updates when Adobe releases relevant new features for Creative Cloud customers. All buyers of the book get full access to the Web Edition: a Web-based version of the complete ebook enhanced with video and multiple-choice quizzes.
Author: Vidya Subramanian
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
Release Date: 2010-01-25
Genre: Business & Economics
Master the mathematics of project management! With McGraw-Hill’s PMP® Certification Mathematics, you have what you need to ace the toughest area of the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification test—math and statistics. The book provides in-depth descriptions of every math concept covered on the exam, along with all relevant calculations and practical problem-solving strategies. Complete with sample questions and step-by-step solutions, McGraw-Hill’s PMP® Certification Mathematics helps you build a solid foundation in the subject—whether you’re planning to take the test or a practicing professional looking to refresh your skills. Target Your Studying —Focuses strictly on the critical math concepts and questions “Experience” the Test —CD-ROM provides on-screen practice in the actual test format Assess Your Performance —Explains what you got right and wrong . . . and why Avoid Mistakes —Describes the most common errors—and how to avoid them Stay Up to Date —Aligns with the latest PMBOK (Project Management Body of Knowledge) throughout