When you start to build your business online, knowing what to measure helps to tell you how to build and what elements matter and what doesn't. Too often people don't create a feedback loop to let themselves see how they are doing. These loops are important as you want to improve fast, and knowing what doesn't work to improve your key measureables is critical to success.
The following list is pretty straight forward, and pretty comprehensive..
Site traffic/ Email list
To paraphrase Drucker, what gets measured, gets done.
Make sure you are going the direction you think you are, and the direction you want. Measure things.
“We all are learning, modifying, or destroying ideas all the time. Rapid destruction of your ideas when the time is right is one of the most valuable qualities you can acquire. You must force yourself to consider arguments on the other side.
— Charles T. Munger”
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