Why upgrade From Excellent Analytics?
Excellent Analytics is a free Excel Addin that brings Google Analytics directly into a spreadsheet. People love it and it’s free.
The problem is that it was last updated in 2012. The Google Analytics team has expanded what it provides, but the users of Excellent Analytics are still working with only the old capabilities.
Excellent Analytics has fallen behind.
NEXT software is up to date
- all the modern features of Google Analytics
- no limits on the amount of data, eliminates data sampling
- one click and fully automated data refresh even with multiple profiles and queries
Automatic Conversion of Excellent Analytics queries
NEXT makes it easy to work with your existing spreadsheets, built with Excellent Analytics.
Watch and see how easy it is! to use NEXT to refresh them:
Improvements to your Google Analytics experience
NEXT has all modern features, such as:
- All the latest dimensions and metrics
- Multi-channel funnels
- Goals, custom variables
- Custom dimensions and custom metrics
- Custom segments and filters
More than an Excel Addin
NEXT also offers a standalone Windows program. You do not need to have Excel.
For a slight extra fee, you get can Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube.
- Facebook Insights metrics and Facebook Graph – download posts, comments, shares, likes, and Facebook users to Excel
- Twitter – get lists of followers for yourself or anyone in Twitter, get all your mentions and tweets
- Youtube – get subscriber counts
- Adwords – build queries that fetch Adwords dimensions and metrics
New Dimensions and Metrics (Added Since EA was released)
|Category||New Dimensions and Metrics — Available for better analysis|
|Traffic Source||Designated Market Ara (DMA) region
Source + medium
|New Date/Time||ga:minute (A two-digit minute of the hour ranging from 00-59.)
ga:isoYear and ga:isoYearIsoWeek
nthMinute, day of week, day of week name
nth month, nth week, nth day,
|Socio-demographics||Age bracket, gender, affinity, market interest, affinity and market interest
Social network, fullurl to referrer, was-social flag,
Social Data activity, endorsing url, post, timestamp, user photo, user profile, content url, activity tags summary
Social Data user handle, activity action, activity network action,
Social Interactions Action, network, network action, target, is-socially-engaged flag
|Adwords||ad group, placement, placement, targeting option, destination url, content, slot, slot position, distn network,
Match type, matched query, format, targeting type, display url
Adwords customer id, campaign id, group id, creative id, criterion id
|Mobile/Tablet||isMobile and isTablet removed,
deviceCategory, replaces isTablet
Brand name of mobile device, mobile device info, branding and model, mobile input selector
|E-commerce||transaction, affiliation, count of visits to transaction, days to transaction
product category nae sku
|User Timings –||Category, label, variable, value|
|Content Experiments||Visitor Scoped Experiment ID and Variant|
|Page Value||transaction revenue plus goal value|
|Page Load||sample, time, and average loadtime,
Domain lookup time, avg domainlookup, download time, redirection time,
server connection, response, speed metrics, interactive time, DOM loaded, DOM latency