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What Is The Difference Between Hits and Page Views?

My website has a million hits a year! You might have heard that term before but it’s a misuse of the word hit, often accidental, when what people mean, or should be looking at, are page views. The two are very different.

The easiest way to think about the difference is that hits are how computers are interacting with your website. Page views are an indication of how people are interacting with your site and are therefore a much more useful way to monitor site activity.

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33 of The Best Completely Free Marketing Tools

Working in marketing, digital marketing in particular means I need a lot of tools to help me do my job. So many that it’s often difficult to keep track of them all! That’s why I have put together a list of my top 33 completely free marketing tools.

Why free? Because if GrowTraffic had to pay for every single tool of the trade the costs would be astronomical. We pay for some tools but where there is a great free option, we’re all over it and you should be too!

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Which Traffic Source Has The Best Converting Visitors?

Once you get to grips with the basics of understanding your website, visitors and SEO, it’s natural to want to dig a little deeper and understand which traffic source has the best converting visitors.

Lots of website traffic looks great on reports for the board but unless your website traffic is converting, it’s just a bunch of numbers and isn’t helping your business grow.

In this blog, I discuss different traffic sources, conversions, how you can identify top-performing sources, and what you should focus on to generate leads or make sales.

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