Saturday, 20 March 2010

Tracking scroll depth to reveal content engagement in Google Analytics

This article investigates a way to track content engagement on your site. By monitoring how far down the page a visitor to your site travels and then recording the data in Google Analytics you can discover how many of your visitors are reading your content all the way to the end.

Thursday, 11 March 2010

SOLVED: Error 1 Ticks must be between DateTime.MinValue.Ticks and DateTime.MaxValue.Ticks

This is a simple looking error message that is deceptively hard to track down. Thankfully if you're having this problem then this article should get you back on track without spending hours scratching your head.

Wednesday, 3 March 2010

SOLVED: Could not load type 'System.Web.UI.ScriptReferenceBase'

Getting problems when you upload your Ajax Control Toolkit powered website up to your server? Read on for a quick and easy solution!

Scenario

If you have added some of the Ajax Control Toolkit extenders into your website you will have probably tested them out on your local dev computer and marvelled at how easy it was to add some impressive eye candy to your site. Then, just when you think your work is done for the day and its time to put your new creation online you are hit with an error:

Could not load type 'System.Web.UI.ScriptReferenceBase' from assembly 'System.Web.Extensions, Version=3.5.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=31bf3856ad364e35'.

Well you don't need to worry too much because this time it is a really simple fix.