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Resources about site search and site search analytics - the practice of adding an internal search box to a website and tracking the searches performed by users.

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L;workarea.com;5 Ways Internal Search Data Can Improve Ecommerce Business;https://www.workarea.com/blog_entries/5-ways-internal-search-can-improve-your-ecommerce-business;NA;NA;;;Every day on just about every ecommerce website, shoppers are using on-site search. These customers dutifully type in detailed search queries using the very keywords that describe their shopping intent. Smart businesses will listen and use internal search data to boost conversion rates and profit
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L;thoughts.duoconsulting.com;How Internal Site Search Works;https://thoughts.duoconsulting.com/blog/how-internal-site-search-works;NA;NA;;;Internal site search is one of those things that seems very simple: type in a term or phrase on a website, and you'll get a list of results of pages on that site that are likely to contain what you're looking for. It's not quite that simple, of course, even though Google makes Internet search look like the easiest thing in the world.
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L;loop54.com;Optimize your On-Site Search for Long- Tail Keywords;https://www.loop54.com/blog/optimize-your-on-site-search-for-long-tail-keywords;NA;NA;;;If you've worked with search-engine optimization (SEO), you've most likely come across the term long-tail keywords, which means longer (two to six words) keyword phrases with less competition compared to generic ones. Although search volume generally is lower, most webmasters optimize the long tail to increase organic traffic.
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L;monetate.com;3 Ways to Use Internal Site Search to Make Your Website Better;http://www.monetate.com/blog/3-ways-to-use-internal-site-search-to-make-your-website-better/;NA;;;A lot of websites ignore on-site search. This is really strange  considering internal site search is really about prospects trying to have a conversation with the site owner  telling them what’s tou
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L;richrelevance.com;Are You Accurately Measuring Your Site Search Performance?;https://www.richrelevance.com/blog/2016/09/22/accurately-measuring-site-search-performance/;NA;;;
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L;webdesign.about.com;Adding Search Functionality to Your Web Site;http://webdesign.about.com/od/administration/a/aa091399.htm;NA;;;By Jennifer Kyrnin Once you have a site that has a lot of information  your readers will want to be able to search the site for information. A search engine or search utility gives your site more inte
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L;inbenta.com;7 Tips to Improve Sales and Conversion Rates using your Internal Site Search;https://www.inbenta.com/en/blog/entry/7-tips-to-improve-sales-and-conversion-rates-using-your-internal-site-search;NA;;;At Inbenta  we seek opportunities to increase conversion rates for our customers. We review e-commerce analytics on a regular basis to ensure our clients are reaching their goals. What always seems

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L;newontube.com;How To Set Up Site Search In Google Analytics;https://newontube.com/technology/new-how-to-set-up-site-search-in-google-analytics/;NA;2017;;;Hi Nina! Thanks so much for your positive feedback. Take a look at the description box where you'll see a added a link to get my free report that shares the tools I use to create my videos. For the pr
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L;topspotims.com;How to Use Internal Site Search Data for a Better Website;https://www.topspotims.com/blog/2013/01/how-to-use-internal-site-search-data-for-a-better-website/;NA;;;There’s a small white box on your website that holds a treasure trove of user behavior  content ideas and conversion improvement suggestions – it’s your site search box. You can use the search t

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L;marketlytics.com;How to Enable and Track Site Search in Google Analytics?;http://marketlytics.com/analytics-faq/enable-site-search-google-analytics;NA;NA;;;Enabling site search in google analytics will give you strong keywords for on site optimization. In google analytics you can view the search terms that your audience use to find your content. You might have noticed and if not do it now.
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L;sitetuners.com;How to Set Up and Use On Site Search Tracking in Google Analytics;http://sitetuners.com/blog/how-to-set-up-and-use-on-site-search-tracking-in-google-analytics-survival-tip-for-keyword-not-provided/;NA;NA;;Econsultancy;When hasGoogle atook reallyaway catchydata nameabout forkeywords it:that Data Apocalypse. When Google announced that they would no longer be sending referring search terms to web sites  replacing everything with the ominous (nolead to your web site, they removed one of the biggest tools you have to analyze visitor intent. Fortunately, there's still voice of customer tools, and internal site search.
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L;foregroundweb.com;Tracking Internal Site Search in Google Analytics;http://www.foregroundweb.com/blog/tracking-site-searches-in-google-analytics/;NA;NA;;;You most probably have a search box on your photo website. But do you know what your audience is actually searching for? If you're using website analytics software (like Google Analytics), it takes just a couple of minutes to set-up search tracking.
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L;agconexus.com;Why and How To Track Internal Site Search With Google Analytics;http://www.agconexus.com/track-internal-site-search-google-analytics/;NA;;;
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L;searchenginepeople.com;How to Configure and Set Site Search Query Parameters in Google Analytics;http://www.searchenginepeople.com/blog/925-site-search-analytics.html;NA;;;For websites which lets users access their content based on search queries  it is extremely important to properly configure the site search query parameters in order to detect the exact search queries
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L;wpdreams.gitbooks.io;Site Search Tracking;https://wpdreams.gitbooks.io/ajax-search-pro-documentation/content/analytics_integration/site_search_tracking.html;NA;;;Site search tracking is a google analytics feature  where you can track the search requests on your site separately from pageviews. To fully understand how site search tracking works  please read this
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L;foregroundweb.com;Tracking Internal Site Search in Google Analytics;http://www.foregroundweb.com/blog/tracking-site-searches-in-google-analytics/;NA;;;Written by Alex Vita    With a little help from Google Analytics  the search functionality on your photo website can provide you with a lot
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L;lovesdata.com;Google Analytics Site Search: Setup Options;http://www.lovesdata.com/blog/2015/google-analytics-site-search-setup-options;NA;;;If you want to see your user’s site search activity correctly in your Google Analytics reports  you need to make sure that the Site Search feature has been set up properly. There are a number of wa
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L;charliesaidthat.com;How to Set up Site Search in Google Analytics for Your Website;http://charliesaidthat.com/digital/analytics/how-to-set-up-site-search-in-google-analytics-for-your-website-wordpress-magento/;NA;;;Do you have a search bar on your website? Tracking your internal site search allows you to see exactly what keywords people are searching on your website. Allowing you to know exactly what they think
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L;birdseyemarketing.com;Using Google Analytics' Site Search Tracking to Your Advantage;http://birdseyemarketing.com/using-google-analytics-site-search-tracking-to-your-advantage/;NA;;;Are you looking for new SEO keywords to target on your site? Or trying to find ideas for new blog posts? Would you love to know more specifically what people are struggling to find on your website? We
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L;blog.lemonstand.com;4 Ways To Analyze On-Site Search With Google Analytics;http://blog.lemonstand.com/4-ways-analyze-site-search-google-analytics/;NA;;;Site search is an extremely important  yet often ignored  aspect of online searching. As a retailer  you always know what products you have available  and how they are organized on your store. However
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L;beaconfire-red.com;Tracking Site Search with Google Analytics;http://www.beaconfire-red.com/epic-stuff/tracking-site-search-google-analytics;NA;;;What would you say if I told you that Google Analytics can tell you exactly what visitors on your site are looking for  and whether they’re finding it  and that you can turn on this feature in just
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L;mightymerchant.com;Activate Site Search Tracking in Google Analytics;http://www.mightymerchant.com/activate-site-search-tracking-in-analytics-new;NA;;;Seeing what your customers type into the search box on your website will allow you to understand what they are interested in. Many people don't know that Google Analytics offers an easy way to trac
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L;rickeliason.com;Tracking Internal Searched in Google Analytics;http://www.rickeliason.com/track-internal-website-searches-with-analytics/;NA;;;Tracking internal searches can lead to a goldmine of data that can help you convert more  plus it also heightens the customer experience if you act upon your findings. Internal search tracking is easy
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L;scottnelle.com;Site Search Tracking for WordPress with Google Analytics;http://scottnelle.com/857/site-search-wordpress-google-analytics/;NA;;;. Using GA’s Site Search Tracking feature  however  you can filter these terms into the Behavior > Site Search section of the reporting interface in order to gain deeper insight into what your visi

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