June 15, 2012

Blue Acorn Approved to Become a Google Analytics Certified Partner

Blue Acorn Release

_Charleston, SC – June 14, 2012 _- Blue Acorn, an award-winning, full service eCommerce agency today announced it is entering into a strategic agreement with Google to become a Google Analytics™ Certified Partner.

The South Carolina company is one of a very short list of Magento Gold Solution Partners that also have this certification. As a Google Analytics Certified Partner, Blues Acorn offers a variety of services to help clients make the most out of Google Analytics, including web measurement planning, advanced feature implementations, media analysis and consulting, website optimization, and more. In fact, every development project executed by Blue Acorn must undergo their own tracking checklist before it goes live.

"Blue Acorn is only four years old and has been growing at an annual rate of 300%," notes Kevin Eichelberger, Founder & CEO of Blue Acorn. "Integrating Google Analytics into everything that we do has played a large role in developing what we consider an 'intelligent' approach to eCommerce. This tool has enabled us to make the data-driven decisions responsible for the growth and success of Blue Acorn and our clients, which makes receiving this certification all the more special."

Google Analytics is the free, enterprise-class web analytics solution that gives you rich insights into your website traffic and marketing effectiveness. With features that are powerful, flexible and easy-to-use, companies large and small can analyze their traffic data in order to create more effective marketing initiatives and optimized websites. For more information, visit www.google.com/analytics.

The Google Analytics Certified Partner Program is a highly qualified global network of companies specializing in Google Analytics, a free, enterprise-class online measurement tool. Businesses of all sizes can work with a Certified Partner to receive professional help with training, implementation, customizations, and consulting services to make their websites and marketing campaigns more effective. Certified partners are carefully vetted by Google and meet rigorous qualification standards. For more information about the program, visit http://www.google.com/analytics/consultants_criteria.html.

**About Blue Acorn
**Blue Acorn is an award-winning, full service eCommerce agency helping retailers and brands achieve eCommerce growth through a build - attract - optimize approach. This comprehensive approach to eCommerce is a reflection of our commitment to building long-term relationships with our clients, and it promotes our goal of delivering intelligent eCommerce solutions that are rooted in data and driven by our best-in-class design, development, and marketing capabilities. Today, Blue Acorn works with companies such as Reed & Barton, DJO Global, Char-Broil, Speck, SmartWool, Apera Bags, and others who prefer a relationship-based approach from their partner in eCommerce success. www.blueacorn.com

**Justin Poole, Marketing Manager
Blue Acorn
635 Rutledge Ave, Suite 101 Charleston, SC 29403
877.944.2583 x215