Yandex Metrica Enhances Analytics with New Features for Comprehensive Insights

Yandex Metrica, the advanced analytics service offered by Yandex, is set to undergo significant enhancements aimed at providing users with deeper insights and a more streamlined analytical experience. Announced by Product Manager Sergey Denisov at the 12th Webmaster conference, these updates herald a new era of analytics capabilities within Yandex Metrica.

Among the key improvements, the ability to integrate offline data into Metrica stands out, marking a significant advancement towards bridging the gap between online and offline interactions. The developers are currently overhauling the offline data processing pipeline to make analytics even more accessible and actionable for users. This update promises to reduce the time required for linking offline data from 24 hours to just 30 minutes, a substantial improvement that will enable faster decision-making and real-time analysis.

Furthermore, the attribution window for tracking offline conversions and calls is set to expand to 21 days. This extended period will allow users to download historical data without the need for prior activation in the counter settings, offering a broader view of customer interactions and conversion paths.

Improvements to the linking of offline data to website visits will also be introduced, providing a more comprehensive understanding of user behavior and conversion dynamics. This enhancement is expected to deliver richer insights into customer journeys, from initial contact through to offline conversion.

Additionally, Metrica will soon offer the ability to integrate offline conversions with CRM data, enabling users to define JavaScript goals as order statuses. This integration will facilitate the creation of detailed conversion funnels, allowing for the tracking of complex customer pathways and the measurement of specific outcomes.

In the near future, Metrica will also launch a new report on website events, designed to offer a granular analysis of user interactions within a site. This report will enable users to identify which pages are most effective at driving goal completions, assess the performance of individual site elements, and analyze key metrics in the context of enriched data.

These forthcoming features underscore Yandex Metrica’s commitment to providing robust, flexible analytics solutions that cater to the evolving needs of digital marketers, website owners, and data analysts. With these enhancements, Yandex Metrica is poised to offer an even more powerful toolset for unlocking actionable insights and driving strategic decision-making based on a comprehensive understanding of both online and offline customer behaviors.

Dan Taylor
Dan Taylor is an experienced SEO consultant and has worked with brands and companies on optimizing for Russia (and Yandex) for a number of years. Winner of the inaugural 2018 TechSEO Boost competition, webmaster at and Sloth.Cloud, and founder of