Easy Way To Install Google Analytics In WordPress
Here’s a really simple way to install Google Analytics in a WordPress blog using a free plugin. If you’re not familiar with how easy it is to install a plugin, do a quick search here at MarketBold.com for the term “plugin” to watch a video and see how easy it is.
Once you have the plugin installed, you’ll need to also have your Google Analytics account ready, so you can copy and paste the code into WordPress.
Why Do I Need Google Analytics
Well, the truth is, you don’t. But, you need some type of analytics, and Google Analytics is an excellent choice due to how many video tutorials and help articles there are on this tool. You can also use tools like Mixpanel, if you’d prefer not to install Google Analytics in your blog.
Today we’re going to show you how to add Google Analytics to your WordPress blog google analytics provides information about who visits your blog where they come from and how many of them there are it helps you to judge what on your blog is doing well and what could use some extra promotion first sign in with your Google account then head to the google analytics site to create a new account there choose between a website or a mobile app for now let’s choose website fill in the relevant information for your website then click get tracking ID now copy the tracking ID at the top of the page over on wordpress i’ve installed the GA google analytics plugin for a guide on how to install plugins check out our other videos using this plugin paste your tracking ID here and click save settings and you’re done for more information on how to use google analytics to monitor your blog’s performance keep an eye out for an upcoming video thanks for watching [Music]