Becoming Google Analtyics certified like me is a great way to obtain credibility in the Internet marketing industry considering the few certifications available. The best part is it is a lot easier than most people think!
If you follow my 3 step cheat sheet below you too can become Google Analytics certified and start charging higher fees, build your resume, and begin to appreciate the raw power behind Google Analtyics.
1) Videos – This link will take you to all of the Google Analytic training videos that Google has put together. They start of very basic but quickly ramp up to the point where you will want to pause then, take notes, and rewind. I quickly watched each video once and came back the next day and took detailed notes which took me about 6 hours.
2) Video Notes – You can click on the link to get instant access to my video notes. This is over 10 pages covering each of the 18 videos from the IQ lessons.
3) Practice Questions – If you click the link you will be take to some of the practice questions I printed out and went through. If you share this page on Google+ and send me an email I’ll send you some access to some very similar questions to that were on the actual test. Going through these questions alone you could pass the test given just a couple hours reading through the questions.
Once your done studying you’ll need to go register to take the here and pay the $50 fee. You can start and stop the test as many times as you wish but there is a countdown clock that will limit your overall time. Just like with any test skip the questions you don’t know the answers too and come back to them at the end. Honestly 50% of the questions are obvious and will only take 30 minutes tops. Then you can spend the rest of your time digging through notes to find the answers.
How to Really Use Google Analytics
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