Every once in a while, someone comes to me and says something like this: "Siwei, I've got to figure out how my marketing campaigns are doing. I created a Google Analytics account, I've never done it before and I've got just a few days to get everything straightens out for this big Facebook/Google Ads promotion.Can you help me? Can you set everything up for me. Can you do it today? Can you, huh? Can you? Huh? Huh?"
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A few months ago, I received a letter from a store saying they no longer carry a type of chips. According to their records, I bought two bags of chips in the last two years. So they thought they should let me know and suggested I try a few other chips instead.
About month ago, I visited an industrial services' website by accident. Since then, I get their online ad wherever I go. Not in a million years would I have the need to buy anything remotely like that.
Regardless, I’m under their radar now.
Despite what people say, we don’t have much privacy anymore.