How to add google analytics to your new website and wordpress.| (step by step).

by on April 16, 2017

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Hello technophile

Welcome to another exclusive edition of tech4infinitity. Today you will get to know about how to add google analytics to a new website?

Do you want to grow audience fast?

And

Want to know about all your audience and activities?

If yes,

Then add google analytics to your website.

Don’t know how to add google analytics to a website.

Then keep reading….!

Because in this article you will know complete step by step procedure on how to add google analytics to a website.

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What is google analytics?

It is a free service provided by google to their user to track their website traffic and gets several important reports related to their website traffic.

It helps to know users about their website audience and that data help to grow their audience.

Analytics provide you a real time stats of your website and it is user friendly anyone easily understand the stats.

So it is important for anyone who hold a website to add analytics to their website.

Now,

What is the importance of google analytics for a website or blogger?

  1. You will get hourly daily weekly and monthly website traffic stats.
  2. You will get the exact data of how much audience you are getting.
  3. Analytics show what visitor are doing on your website how much time they are spending on your website.
  4. It show what is you traffic bounce rate and about new sessions.
  5. It will also show how much visitors are returning and how much are new visitors.
  6. You will able to get the data of you daily active users and active users at present time on your website
  7. You will get visitors id and all information like spending time bounce rate total sessions.
  8. It show demographics like what is the age group of visitors on your website there gender there interest.
  9. In geo section it tells about visitor’s language and location.
  10. It also tells about which browser and network visitor is using and how much is the engagement level.

So you can easily know about your audience by adding analytics to your website.

These are the important points about google analytics and you get many more stats from analytics.

Now let’s come to the point that how we can add google analytics to our new website.

It’s so easy…!

Here is the complete step by step procedure of how to add google analytics to a new website and track website traffic.

How to Add a website to google analytics divided into 2 part:-

  1. Sign in to google analytics.
  2. How to add google analytics to website.

We will uncover both step one by one with the help of images.

1).Sign in to google analytics.

Step 1. Go to google analytics website.

Step 2. Login in through your Gmail account id and password and on next page click on ‘sign up’.

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Step 3. Then you have a choice between website and mobile app select ‘website’.

Then fill details of your website like

Account name, website name, website url, website category and time zone.

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Then at bottom of page click on ‘get tracking ID’.

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And click on ‘I agree’ button.

 

Step 4. On next screen you got your tracking ID and tracking code which you have to put in your WordPress website.

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Keep this tab open we should use this in later steps.

After this first part now moving to next part…

signin process is completed now move to wordpress dashboard to enable analytics to your wordpress dashboard.

2). How to add google analytics to website:-

There are different methods to add tracking ID and code to WordPress but we will talk about the most popular and successful method

By installing plugin Google Analytics for WordPress by MonsterInsights.

Step 1. Install plugin Google Analytics for WordPress by MonsterInsights in your WordPress dashboard.

About plugin:- this plugin is used to get data from google analytics and show on your WordPress dashboard.

It is available in both free and premium version we will use free version.

After installation of insight plugin a menu is created in your WordPress dashboard of insight plugin.

Whenever you want to get traffic stats go to WordPress dashboard > insight > dashboard.

After plugin is installed go to insight > settings.

Step 2. Click on authenticate with your google account.

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Step 3. Now you will get a pop up then click on ‘next’.

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Step 4. Then it will ask for enter google code then click on ‘click to get google code’.

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Step 5 now another pop up occur which ask you to allow monsterinsight to get data click on ‘allow’ button.

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Step 6. Now a window pop up with a google code copy that code.

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Step 7. Now paste that code in monsterinsight pop up and click on ‘next’.

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Step 8. Now select your analytics profile when you get at the time of generating tracking id and click on ‘next’.

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Now all is set..!

You google analytics is added to your WordPress account.

This is the whole process how to add google analytics account to new WordPress website step by steps.

I hope now you know how to add google analytics.

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