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There is A Lot of Data Out There, How Are You Governing It?

There is more information about you in a database than you can possibly fathom, or probably care to know. Current estimates for the amount of data created in the year 2020 is 1.7 megabytes per human being on Earth, per second.

Data Wars Episode I: The Democratization of Data

Centralized or Decentralized Analytics, it's entirely up to you to implement the right one for your company. This blog post will provide examples and best practices on how either can work for your organization.

The Mailchimp Email KPIs You Can Start Using Today

In this blog post by Kostas Pardalis, co-Founder of Blendo, he'll cover the top KPIs for Mailchimp and provide a guide to implementing each one into your own Chartio dashboards with full SQL queries. Get the SQL queries.

The Age of Analytics: Data Governance

With more people having access to, creating and analyzing data, it’s changed the way businesses manage their data. Learn how important data governance is to your growing organization and how to implement a strategy today.

How to Create a Web Analytics Dashboard

A web analytics dashboard visualizes your web data and monitors your site performance by tracking critical metrics. In this blog post, get a breakdown on which metrics to track and how to create your own dashboard in Chartio.

The Four Stages of Data Analytics

There are four stages of data analytics for every company. From KPI pulls to Data Heroes to Centralized to Decentralized, there's a flavor of analytics for every company to drive actions and insights from their data. Read more.

Four Growth Marketing Strategies to Implement at Every Company

Growth Marketing is never static. Growth Marketing focuses on impacting the entire funnel and is instrumental in growing the business as a whole. Continue reading to learn Growth Marketing strategies and tips from Sean Ellis.

The Importance of Good Data Hygiene  —  Data Lakes, Warehouses and Hygiene

Not everyone has the easiest time building or maintaining it great data hygiene. Ben Perlmutter explains the importance of good data hygiene and highlight key methodologies that will help you build and maintain it.

Advice from Growth Hacking Experts on Reaching Sustainable Growth

There's no silver bullet to growth. Sustainable growth isn’t a new problem, but it’s still one of the biggest challenges anyone in the business of startups faces. Get best practices from Sean Ellis, Jack Mardack and Riaan Ahmed.

3 Steps to Prioritizing Data Requests

In this blog post, we'll share insights on how Data Scientists approach and solve the perpetual problem of prioritizing data requests from their organization. Continue to learn how to effectively prioritize your data requests.

Serving Up Data to Get Real-Time Sales Insights

With increased competition and daily operations, Good Food Guys is leveraging data to learn about their customers and make informed decisions. Watch the video to learn how they are serving up data to get real-time insights.

Finding Marketing ROI Through Cohort Analysis

Cohort analysis is useful, for every department across your organization, because it examines the cohort over a period of time and delivers unique insights. Learn how marketers can apply cohort analysis as part of their strategy.

Introducing The Six Dashboards Every Startup Needs White Paper

Dashboards have the ability to reach every aspect of the business because they’re powered with your data, and glean insights that help you answer questions and set goals. Get the six dashboards that every startup needs to grow.

How Prezi and Udemy Organize Their Data Teams

In this blog post, learn from Data Analysts from Prezi and Udemy as they share heir best practices, their opinion on centralized versus decentralized data teams and their professional experience in working in the data world.

The 7 Types of Marketing Dashboards Every CMO Needs, Part 2

Marketing is all about metrics. And the best way to continuously track metrics is through marketing dashboards. Learn which dashboards every Chief Marketing Officer needs to look at to achieve scalable and sustainable growth.

How Data Analysts at Prezi and Udemy Drive Growth

We hosted a panel with Data Analysts from Prezi and Udemy on marketing analytics best practices. Learn how the companies built out their data infrastructure and governance, perform analyses and leverage insights to drive growth.

Get More Value Out of Your Data with the Right Recipe

Leverage the power of Astronomer’s Activities and Recipes within Chartio to get the most value out of your data. Astronomer is a data engineering platform that collects, processes and unifies your data, so you can get insights.

The 7 Types of Marketing Dashboards Every CMO Needs, Part 1

In this blog post, we share seven must-have marketing dashboards for Chief Marketing Officers. From social media, search engine optimization, marketing funnel and content marketing, learn how to create your dashboards.

How to Design the Ultimate Marketing Dashboard

This is our third installment of our "CMO's Guide to Dashboards" blog series. In this blog post learn about the two most important aspects to designing the optimal performance marketing dashboard: audience and layout. Read more.

How Data Drives Sales Operations

Get a recap of the SF Sales Operations Happy Hour with AlwaysHired with best practices from leading Sales Operations professionals who discussed the importance of the role and its relationship with data. Read more.