Why clicks are the wrong metric

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(by Jarvis Mak)

A century ago, John Wanamaker said, "Half the money I spend on advertising is wasted; the trouble is I don't know which half." Today, online marketers  continue to grapple with the same question in their analysis of metrics.

It might seem like a simple answer because in the online world you can track clicks. The problem is that click-counting and click-based analyses are fundamentally flawed.

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