Ten Minutes With….. Dr. Stephen Turner

The world of web analytics is blessed with many interesting, intelligent, innovative people. But if I had to pick just one person to spend an hour with from that entire community it would be Dr. Stephen Turner.

Dr. Turner is the author of one of the earliest “web analytics” application Analog, which is still the most popular logfile analyzer in the world. He is also the Chief Technology Officer at ClickTracks. His is an academic by background (his research was on Stochastic Networks, just writing that makes me sound smart! : ), for his research publications click here.

I have had the pleasure of meeting and collaborating with Dr. Turner on many…

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Top Ranked Web Analytics Blogs: July 2006

[There is a updated version of this post: Top Ranked Blogs: April 2007.]

Second, new and improved, version of the top web analytics blogs rankings.

After publication of the first list there was a lot of great feedback and critique and excellent suggestions. Jen, our regular contributor, suggested another alternative to using technorati, www.blogshares.com. This would require all participants to sign up accounts on blogshares hence I have tabled this for now.

The ranking still uses technorati ranking and the “Web Analytics” tag to identify relevant blogs. But there is one new rule: The blog should post about web analytics atleast 50% of the time (so Clint posts about Kathy Griffin…

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