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How People Find Your Shop and Listing Views Update

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LOVE it, thank you great tool!
I do think some categories have more browsing though - I notice in GA that I get more sales from Geekery category browses than from Jewellery, even though most of my stuff is in Jewellery.

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@cindylouwho2, is this something you've set up in your conversions? I'm not seeing anywhere that tells me what categories customers are browsing in before they come to my shop.
OK - Now that I've played a bit --- I'm loving it! Especially that we can put in our own date range! I had a week that just rocked sales wise - and now maybe I'll be able to figure out part of what I did differently so I can help that happen again! GA has always had SO much that I haven't been able to decode it well and none of it really made sense - this is much better. But I agree, having the terms defined somewhere would help.
One more question - for the keywords, how far back does that data go? It doesn't really seem to jive with my views stats....
I am really really happy with these new changes. So much great info all in one place. Good job!!!
moonbindery says

I have these in my shop now, and they are great! Thanks, Eric!

A couple of questions: I'm guessing that the stats include visits I make to my shop -- will there ever be a way for shop owners to filter out their visits? That would be a big help in getting accurate shop stats.

Also, a pop-up key to explain some of the terms would be very helpful. One of my top traffic sources is listed as "your shop." What exactly does that mean? Is it that people are going from one part of my shop to another, and that's being counted as well as outside visits?

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Thanks for the kind words!

If you're signed in, we don't count when you view your own shop.

We track the referring page for each view in your shop. So "Your Shop" as a traffic source means that someone was exploring your shop and went from one shop page to another. We could exclude those views from the reports, but we thought it would help you understand to what degree people are exploring your shop once they discover it.
Thank you.
ekonkar8 says

GA shows people coming to my shop from ArtFire, which I assume is from my AF shop. But Shop Stats doesn't show any traffic from AF.

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that would mean that people aren't coming to your Etsy shop directly from AF; they are just entering Etsy from AF then later finding your shop here. GA reports how they came to Etsy, not necessarily your shop
I love the new shop stats! Thank you for this! I've never quite gotten the hang of GA and this simplifies the main features so that I can use GA less and this more. I access my shop from a lot of different internet connections, so I'm glad that I don't have to block all of those IPs anymore. Yay! What an awesome new feature. ^_^
ladyartisan says

I do think some categories have more browsing though - I notice in GA that I get more sales from Geekery category browses than from Jewellery, even though most of my stuff is in Jewellery.

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@cindylouwho2, is this something you've set up in your conversions? I'm not seeing anywhere that tells me what categories customers are browsing in before they come to my shop.

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I do this to track my conversions in GA:
www.etsy.com/forums_thread.php?thread_id=6497679

so when I check the landing page, I can see what they were doing (usually) when they found me. Still works for over 90% of my sales, but not one of today's sadly.

The landing page doesn't say what category they were browsing in, but if the listing is in geekery then they can only browse it there. Can't tell which sub-category, though.
the reference value for category browses looks like this:
ref=cat3_gallery_6 (that was a sub-sub cat; the main category is cat1)

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