Getting Started

Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic, currently as a platform inside the Google Marketing Platform brand. This article will teach you how to integrate Google Analytics into your website.

Google Analytics Setup

This part of the section will cover how to setup Google Analytics. If you have already done that you may refer to the second section of this documentation.

To set up Google Analytics, follow the steps given below:

- Upon logging in, you will be redirected to the Google Analytics main page
- Click on the Start Measuring button in the center
- Complete every step including
- Account Setup
- Property Setup
- About your business
- Agree to the terms and condition
- Your account is set!

Account Setup



Property Setup



About your business



Accept terms and conditions



Domain Setup on GA

To setup your domain into Google Analytics refer to the steps listed below:

- After setting up, go to Data Streams
- Choose the platform as ‘Web’
- Enter your website’s URL in the Website URL input field
- Make sure to remove any slashes’ / ‘ on the URL suffix (after the URL)
- Input a stream name
- Press the ‘Create Stream’ button
- Copy the measurement ID

Choose ‘Data Streams’ and choose ‘Web’ as the platform



Enter your website’s URL in the Website URL input field, make sure to remove any slashes’ / ‘ on the URL suffix (after the URL), input a stream name and press the ‘Create Stream’ button



Copy the Measurement ID



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Integrate GA to your site

After setting up your Google Analytics account and domain and after you have copied the measurement ID, follow the rest of the steps to integrate GA to your website:

- Go to your website builder (Design and Pages on your Dashboard)
- Click on Site Settings
- Click on the Integrations tab
- Paste the Measurement ID you had copied earlier into the Google Analytics ID input field
- Press Publish

Go to your website builder (Design and Pages on your Dashboard) and click on Site Settings



Click on the Integrations tab



Paste the Measurement ID you had copied earlier into the Google Analytics ID input field



Press the Publish button



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Test Run

To test that your site is integrated with Google Analytics, you may do a test run. To do this follow the steps listed below:

- On your browser. open an incognito tab
- Paste your site’s URL and visit your site.
- Go back to Google Analytics
- Open the Reports option
- Click on Realtime under Report Analytics
- You will see a site visit, confirming that your site is integrated with Google Analytics

On your browser. open an incognito tab



Visit your site



Open the Reports option



Click on Realtime under Report Analytics. You will see a site visit, confirming that your site is integrated with Google Analytics.



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