SEO Sunday – First Touch Tracking

Okay, I know – it’s not Sunday…but I missed SEO Sunday because it was just too beautiful in Los Angeles to stay inside, so I’m doing this SEO Sunday, on Monday!

I thought it was time to share one of the techniques I’ve used to optimize some of my sites over time. This is a bit more involved SEO/analytics technique but can dramatically improve your knowledge about your visitors. In the end this translates into one thing – improved revenue!

You can make small targeted changes to your site and then see if more people buy the first time they get to your site. Since I’m a Developer turned Domainer it’s little things like this that get me excited…of course I’m also a huge geek but come on – this is useful data!


As more domain investors look towards development, it is SEO tips like these that can help you better understand how effective your site is at doing what it should do best – selling.

To setup First Touch Tracking in Google Analytics you’ll have to get your hands a little dirty…but not too dirty thanks to this great article that walks you through the process.

How To Do First Touch Tracking In Google Analytics

Enjoy! Let me know if you like tips like this that can be a bit more technically challenging. I always like to make sure I’m making my content a good fit for my reader!

Morgan Linton

Morgan Linton