What is Google Analytics and How to use Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a free tool developed by Google used for web analytics. Google analytics was launched in 2005 by Google. 

Google analytics allows you to measure traffic on your website. Using Google analytics you can check how many people visited your website, which pages they viewed and from which location they came to your website.

Important things to remember about Google Analytics

  1. Google Analytics is a FREE tool from Google
  2. Google analytics is must have tool to measure traffic on website
  3. On September 29, 2011, Google analytics launched real-time analytics
  4. Each user can have 100 site profiles
  5. Google analytics is limited to 10 million hits per month per account

Getting Started with Google Analytics

As soon as you register your domain and create your website, you must create your Google Analytics account and insert Google Analytics code to every page of your website.

Creating Google analytics account is free. You need a Google account to create Analytics account.

How to Register for Google Analytics?

Go to http://www.google.com/analytics

Click on Sign up button

After you Sign up for Google Analytics, you will be able to Create your first Account.

Google analytics account is the main account under which you will be able to manage your websites.

You can have up to 100 accounts per user.

Watch this video to learn how you can create Google Analytics code

 

What to do after creating Google Analytics code?

Once you create Google analytics code, you send this to your website developer who will insert this code on every page of your website.

If you are using WordPress, you will need NK Analytics plugin

 

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  1. seo kool May 21, 2017