How to Install Google Analytics on your WordPress Site
This article will cover how to install Google Analytics on your WordPress website. As you will shortly see, this is an easy thing that you can do to get some valuable data on the visitors to your site.
Step 1: Sign up for Google Analytics
The first step is to sign-up for a free google analytics account. You can achieve this by going to the Sing-up page of the Google Analytics.
You will require a Gmail account in order to setup you Google Analytics. If you have not done so already, you can setup a new Gmail account here.
Step 2: Fill out the Google Analytics Information
Once you login to you google analytics account. you will be given the choose between website or mobile app. At this point, you should select “website”.
You will then be prompted to complete your Google Analytics information such as Profile Name, Website Name, website URL, country and time zone.
Step 3: Google Analytics Tracking Code
This is the step that you access your Google Analytics code. You will use this to copy of paste the code into your WordPress website.
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