Google rolls out a major update to Advanced Segments
Timing: Originally announced July 16th 2013, rolled out end August 2013
Recommended link: Google Analytics announcement on new Advanced segmentation feature
I've updated this post as a reminder that this feature is now live in Google Analytics accounts. I haven't seen an official announcement on the GA Blog, but I am now seeing this feature in my analytics at the top of relevant reports:
A couple of points I've noticed now it's live are:
1. It's not actually labelled "Advanced Segments" with a button unlike the original. Instead you see a slightly intriguing circle next to a drop down - not sure that's the best usability decision.
2. By default you get to see all your standard and custom advanced segments together, for example, we have two based on a custom dimension in Universal Analytics…