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What, Exactly, is a Data Layer and Why do I Need One

One of my long-time issues with my chosen profession is that it tends to create meaningless buzzwords and catch-phrases at a dizzying pace. Magazine articles, speeches at conferences, sales presentation and, yes, blog posts frequently …

Are New Browser Privacy Settings Impacting Your Analytics?

Firefox’s latest Enhanced Tracking Protection gave users the option to block cookies and storage access from third-party trackers. In October 2018, Mozilla.org announced the release of Firefox’s Enhanced Tracking Protection (ETP). ETP gave users the option to …

Adobe Launch Extension: An In-Depth Look at the Channel Source Identifier

The Channel Source Identifier enables real-time personalization capabilities Recent posts on the Evolytics blog outlined our approach to building custom Adobe Launch extensions. From developing and selecting ideas, to extension development and documentation, it’s all …

The Big Reveal: Adobe Launch Extensions & the Team Who Made Them Possible

Last week, we announced that we are participating in Adobe’s Launch Extension Idol competition and reviewed the ideation and selection process used to collectively decide which extensions to create. Earlier this week, we also shared how we approached developing these …

Creating Successful Adobe Launch Extensions

Last week, we announced that we are participating in Adobe’s Launch Extension Idol competition and reviewed the ideation and selection process used to collectively decide which extensions to create. This week, we dive into developing …

Launching New Extensions for Adobe Launch

How to choose the best launch extension ideas Evolytics is excited to announce that we are participating in Adobe’s Launch Extension Idol competition. Even though the competition deadline draws near at the end of February, …

Your Automated Data Validation Tool Found a Problem. Now What?

Automated data validation tools such as ObservePoint are certainly time savers, but they only identify data collection issues. It’s still up to you to solve them. We all know the importance of data integrity. We …

Leveraging Tealium iQ Profile Libraries

Turn your Tag Management Spaghetti Back into a Tag Management System At Evolytics, we always ask ourselves the same question with any TMS implementation that spans multiple web properties. How can we best organize our code …

A Guide to Choosing the Best Tag Management System

When researching a tag management system (TMS), understanding the key players and their strengths is a good starting point. While each TMS performs the same general purpose of adding javascript to a site for data …

Adobe Launch Brings Improvements While DTM Sunsets

After many years of talking about it, Adobe Launch was released in November 2017, and with it, came a plethora of improvements over its predecessor, Adobe Dynamic Tag Manager (DTM).  This tag management system (TMS) …