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(Entry was posted by Michelle Dear on this post in the Dumb SEO Questions community on Facebook, Sunday, May 10, 2015).

More precise data in the new Search Analytics report

Didn`t get this out in time for last Thursday`s show on May 7th.

From Google Webmasters May 6, 2015

Bottom line: 
"If you manage a website, you need a deep understanding of how users find your site and how your content appears on Google`s search results. Until now, this data was shown in the Search Queries report, probably the most used feature in Webmaster Tools. Over the years, we`ve been listening to your feedback and features requests. How many of you wished they could compare traffic on desktop and mobile? How many of you needed to compare metrics in different countries? or in two different time frames?

"We`ve heard you! Today, we’re very happy to announce Search Analytics, the new report in Google Webmaster Tools that will allow you to make the most out of your traffic analysis. 
The new Search Analytics report enables you to break down your site`s search data and filter it in many different ways in order to analyze it more precisely."

See article for two use cases and additional information.?

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  • Michelle Dear: Didn't get this out in time for last Thursday's show on May 7th.

    From + ;May 6, 2015

    Bottom line: ;
    "If you manage a website, you need a deep understanding of how users find your site and how your content appears on Google's search results. Until now, this data was shown in the Search Queries report, probably the most used feature in Webmaster Tools. Over the years, we've been listening to your feedback and features requests. How many of you wished they could compare traffic on desktop and mobile? How many of you needed to compare metrics in different countries? or in two different time frames?

    "We've heard you! Today, we’re very happy to announce Search Analytics, the new report in Google Webmaster Tools that will allow you to make the most out of your traffic analysis. ;
    The new Search Analytics report enables you to break down your site's search data and filter it in many different ways in order to analyze it more precisely."

    See article for two use cases and additional information.

View original question in the Dumb SEO Questions community on G+, Sunday, May 10, 2015).

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