Netsville presents our top 5 Best of the Week picks for Internet Marketing stories and developments from across the web.

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Small Business Owners: 3 Steps to Creating Accurate Google Analytics Reports

“‘Our traffic is going down,’ said a client in a recent email. Attached to the email was a chart showing this year’s traffic compared to last year’s traffic. Yep, traffic had indeed gone down.

“The reason for the downward trend was easy to diagnose: we had created a Filtered View in Google Analytics…”

Read more at Search Engine Land.


10 Rules for Leveraging Social Media to Grow Your Business

“Use these guidelines to harness the power of social media. During a recent writing project, I dug deep into the lives of some of the world’s most prolific social media influencers — learning their backgrounds and how they achieved such once-unimaginable success in a medium that’s filled with billions of others who are vying for our sparse and easily-interrupted attention…”

Read more at Entrepreneur.


At War With Snapchat, Instagram Arms Itself With Stickers

“Facebook Inc.’s Instagram is adding on yet another feature found in Snap Inc.’s popular rival, Snapchat. You can now place stickers on top of photos and video shared with friends in the Instagram Stories section of the app.

“Instagram Stories is already, in many ways, Facebook’s direct response to Snapchat…”

Read more at The Wall Street Journal.


Google’s John Mueller Reveals Search Console Secret About Analytics Data

“During a recent Google Webmasters live stream on Search Console and mobile-first search indexing, John Mueller, Google Webmaster Trends analyst based in Switzerland, revealed an update to the amount of search data that Google could eventually make available to marketers in the Search Console, along with other tips…”

Read more at MediaPost.

6 Ways to Go Mainstream and Develop Your Brand

“Here is how to get the press and influencers to notice you. I’ve been getting the same question a lot from you guys, so I took a minute to record a quick solo round episode to answer it. The question is: How do I get mainstream press and eyes on my brand? Great question. It’s one I’ve been working on for years, and I can’t overestimate the importance of it to build your business…”

Read more at Entrepreneur.

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