Cross-Device Linking – what Adam said

Last week, Adam Greco wrote his excellent article called Linking Authenticated Visitors Across Devices, which is the first really good and complete description I have seen of how to tackle "the cross-device issue". In short, people are using more than one device to interact with your online presence, and because visitor identification is primarily based … Continue reading Cross-Device Linking – what Adam said

2 Good Reasons to use Context Data

My colleague Carl Sandquist recently wrote "Although you may get a bit teary-eyed bid­ding farewell to expound­ing on the dif­fer­ences of eVars and props to your devel­op­ers, we’re sure you’ll even­tu­ally get over it." He's obviously right about this: developers will shed no tears if they never have to see props or eVars ever again. … Continue reading 2 Good Reasons to use Context Data

Context Data Variables & Processing Rules

When Processing Rules were first released in SiteCatalyst 15 in 2011, they were perceived by many as a light-weight alternative to VISTA Rules. That's not entirely wrong. The big improvement that they brought, though, was their usage in conjunction with Context Data Variables. It really makes sense to mention both together. So, what are Context … Continue reading Context Data Variables & Processing Rules