I wonder what's the click through rate on this book cover? 🤣
"Ad Tech Could Be the Next Internet Bubble. The scariest thing about microtargeted ads is that they just don’t work"
"Facebook releases rebuttal of 'The Social Dilemma', calling it sensationalist and claiming that it unfairly targets the platform"
Good advertising for The Social Dilemma! I expect there will be a bunch of new viewers thanks to this 😀
"We believe that every app developer is entitled to fair treatment and that every consumer should have complete control over their own device"
Great app fairness initiative by Basecamp, Spotify, ProtonMail and more! Using Plausible on their site too! 😍
Tech journalism is interesting! For Cloudflare announcement, all stories just repeat the press release. No questions asked, no investigation done, no research into the current market, no comments from Google, no thoughts from GA users whether it could make them switch... 🤷♂️
We just introduced full UTM tags support. This is a key feature for eCommerce and other businesses that want to track their marketing campaigns and understand the dark traffic https://plausible.io/blog/utm-tracking-tags
Check out Ahrefs new Webmaster Tools. It's useful if you're looking for a technical SEO audit of your site, see what sites link to you and keywords you rank for.
Love this statement!
"How Our Privacy Friendly Web Analytics Tool Reached $4K/Month Without Paid Ads"
Starter Story featured an interview with me and a case study on our recent growth
Enter the address of your favourite website to check which user-tracking technologies it uses and who it is sending your data to.
Cool new tool!
DuckDuckGo's Tracker Radar (list used in Safari's Privacy Report) has found calls to Google on 82% of all sites. Facebook scripts come second (34% of sites).
Google Analytics is the most popular third-party connection (Google owns 8 of top 10 calls).
Escaping the adtech machine and making the web a bit more human friendly
Co-Founder Plausible Analytics, simple and privacy focused web analytics
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