Configuring Google Analytics

Last Updated: Apr 06, 2018 09:16AM PDT
Google Analytics is a free (registration required) website traffic and marketing effectiveness service. A Google Analytics account must be created before configuring Analytics in a Mukurtu Site. For account creation, and other Google Analytics support and services, see the Google Analytics support resources. Note that it usually takes 24-48 hours for site hits to start registering with Google Analytics after configuring the UA code.

From the Dashboard, click on Configure Google Analytics or go directly to '/admin/config/system/googleanalytics'

Below the Web Property ID box, click the register your site with Google Analytics link. You will be redirected to the Google Analytics site.

Click Sign In.

From the dropdown menu, click Analytics.

Select the Google account to be used, or create a new one if needed. Additional Google account creation screens not shown here.

With a Google account selected, click Sign In.

In the Website settings, fill in Account NameWebsite Name, and Website URL. Click Get Tracking ID at bottom of page.

Review and accept the Google Analytics Terms of Service.

Copy the entire Tracking ID.

Paste the  Tracking ID in the Web Property ID box on your Mukurtu site. Click Save Configuration

A confirmation message should be displayed.