8 ways to stop your phone from tracking you

Your phone knows where you are standing or sitting at this moment. Most people know that. How else could you use GPS? While location tracking is essential for directions, it also helps big tech sell you things. “Targeted advertising” is a massive phenomenon. Companies are eager to flood your screen with ads, which are primarily […]

Pixel problems: Troubleshooting your paid media tracking im…

You have just launched what might be the greatest campaign of your life. You’ve nailed the research, dialed in your keywords and you have a grand vision for the success you’ll inevitably encounter. People will be chanting your name in the streets and writing articles about your innovative approach, and how you can rightfully include […]

Apps on your phone might be tracking your every move. Here’…

Take a quick mental inventory of everything you did today. You woke up. Walked to the bathroom. Drove to work. Maybe left for a doctor’s visit. Snuck in some fast food on the way back. Drove home. Took your kid to an after-school activity, or went on a date, or put in an hour at […]

Dozens of lawmakers use data tracking tools on websites

Dozens of lawmakers in Congress are using tracking tools on their campaign websites to collect personal information about online visitors, including some legislators who have lambasted Facebook and other social media companies for employing similar methods. The revelations underscore how critical internet tracking has become to politicians who seek information on voters in their districts […]

Labor’s voter tracking practices exposed by a simple Google…

Updated October 23, 2018 08:51:07 Photo: New details about Labor’s voter tracking software reveal some of the party’s new campaign capabilities. (ABC News: Matt Roberts) Secrets about Labor’s vast voter tracking system were sitting in Google search results for weeks and potentially months. Key points: Software firm used by Labor accidentally published a task list […]

Your Guide to Selecting SEO Rank Tracking Tools

‘ ); if(“undefined”!=typeof __gaTracker) __gaTracker(‘create’, ‘UA-1465708-12’, ‘auto’, ‘tkTracker’); __gaTracker(‘tkTracker.set’, ‘dimension1’, window.location.href ); __gaTracker(‘tkTracker.set’, ‘dimension2’, ‘digital-marketing-tools’ ); __gaTracker(‘tkTracker.set’, ‘contentGroup1’, ‘digital-marketing-tools’ ); __gaTracker(‘tkTracker.send’, ‘hitType’: ‘pageview’, ‘page’: cat_head_params.logo_url, ‘title’: cat_head_params.sponsor ); slinks = scheader.getElementsByTagName( “a” ); sadd_event( slinks, ‘click’, spons_track ); } // endif cat_head_params.sponsor_logo In the early years of SEO, ranking was the primary measure of success. […]