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Top 7 Online Testing Pitfalls


I was going through an old notebook the other day and found this gem from an Online Testing webinar that featured guest Ronny Kohavi, GM of the Microsoft Experimentation Platform.

Top 7 Pitfalls of Online Testing and Marketing Experimentation:

  1. Wrong success metric
  2. Incorrect interval calculation
  3. Using standard formulas for standard deviations
  4. Combining data when percent to treatment varies
  5. Not filtering out robots
  6. Invalid or inadequate instrumentation
  7. Insufficient experimental control
Categories : Online Testing

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