Google Analytics is a free web analytics solution provided by Google, featuring several client-side APIs, as well as REST APIs for Data Export and for Management.

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What is Google Analytics Paid Search?

Actually I am struggling over a Google Analytics view (Acquisition Overview). There you have following results: Organic Search Generic Paid Search Branded Paid Search Paid Search` I know that ...
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See organic visitors per hour graph in Google Analytics

Is it possible to get a chart in Google Analytics that will show the organic visitors on a given day by the hour? I know you can do this for all traffic, but couldn't see how to do it for organic ...
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How to find the customer's visit is from the Google Results Page

As we are moving from the classic Google Analytics to the Universal Google Analytics for the marketing requirement, I need to find out from where the customer is coming from. If he is coming from the ...
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How to user regex to attribute referrer parameter url traffic to organic channel in Google Analytics

CMS is generating a referrer parameter at the end of the URL for clicks from the search engine. So most of the organic traffic is attributed to the Direct channel instead on organic. Here is an ...
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Google Analytic - unknown traffic/tracking

I create a GA ID at early June, 2016. UA-XXXXX-1 is for live site and i set the URL at GA was www.example.com UA-XXXXX-2 is for staging site and the url for GA was www.example.com/staging Then, I ...
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How to count newUsers per device ? Google Analytics

I am using google analytics in my ios/android apps. I need to count the following: new downloads : when user download the application from the store for the first time. reDownload : when user ...
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Removing query string parameter from Google analytics pageview report

My website uses a querystring parameter to track where on the site a user came from to access the current page. For example: http://example.com/my-page?source=header http://example.com/my-page?source=...
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Google Analytics not sending data from mobile

I have a website with a few webpages that have GA universal tracking code. When I visit the site from a desktop, I am getting the real time data absolutely fine as expected. However, when I visit the ...
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How to migrate old statistics to google analytics?

In our project we stored all users event data in our database for over one year , but it's not indexed. now we are going to use google analytics to store our analytics and analyze the report using ...
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Huge drop in search traffic - I don't see any reasons for this [on hold]

I've built a website that's been slowly increasing its users/day and now gets about 3k each day. The site uses a database to fill in some fields on the page and is optimized to do well in searches (...
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Google Analytics: how to track search queries from search engine?

I can't find search queries report in Analytics, besides the one under the column AdWords. There used to be one, as this screenshot shows: I once read that Google Analytics no longer provide search ...
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How should I track user state and purchases in Google Analytics?

I want to track a simple subscription product with Google Analytics and need to determine how to best track (a) User State, and (b) Subscription conversion rate. At any given time, a user can be a: ...
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How to hide/archive a Property and/or View from the Google Analytics UI

I have many Properties for sites that do not exist anymore. I have many Views which may have old filters or otherwise aren't the View I use day-to-day. I don't want to delete these because they ...
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Are there any reasons to not to set speed sample rate to 100 in Google Analytics?

While searching for performance problems, I found out that we have several entries where our page load time is zero or extremly high (>150s). After a short research I found out that this happens ...
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Is it possible for Google Analytics to keep tracking even when the tracking code was removed if there is a parent tracking code present?

For quite a few years the University library where I work has used Google Analytics to track usage of our web pages. Recently I noticed it wasn't working. The code had some how disappeared from the ...
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According to Google Analytics 80% of my visitors are “direct”, but I suspect that isn't true, what can I do?

I have a small site representing a software hosted on github.io domain. I use Google Analytics. For the last week or so, I get this statistics at the user acquisition tab: Visits ...
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Is linking Search Console and Analytics as property owner by delegation possible?

If my email ID is added as a property owner of a website in Google Search Console and if I am an admin user of the same website in Google Analytics, will I be able to link the Search Console & ...
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Is it possible to have different filters in each tab in the same custom report?

I'm building a custom report using google analytics, a report that has 3 different tabs. I want to apply a different filter to each tab but when I change the filter in any of them, it automatically ...
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Filter SharePoint Sites in Google Analytics

I am trying to create either a dimension or a custom filter to show Clicks per SharePoint site? Is this possible?
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Adding Google Analytics and Indexing

I have a particular website that I want to add Google Analytics to, however I don't want it to get indexed because of that. Will adding Google Analytics make Google start indexing my site?
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How to automate Google Analytics to automatically send reports based on desired conditions?

I consolidate my GA data each day - manually. Meaning I go through different GA sections every day. Sample data I need (per day) are as follows: Visitors Bounce Rate Location of users Now doing ...
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Why is session count shown rather than using count when requesting ga:users through the Google Analytics API?

I requested data thru the Google Analytics API with the following parameters: start date: 2016-06-14 end date: 2016-06-14 metrics: ga:users dimensions: ga:dateHour But looks like the result I get ...
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Does Google Search Console track 404s from bots (i.e. spiders, crawlers, etc.)?

I have a verified web property on search console. It's been collecting traffic data for months now. I am using the crawl errors report to look at 404s on my site. I'm curious if this data collects ...
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Missing Product Category data post migration to Universal Analytics

We recently upgraded a site from Google Analytics classic to Universal Analytics. In classic the Product Performance report had a dimension for "Product Category" in Universal the Product ...
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Multiple Google Analytic property ids in One Google Tag Manager tag

Can we add multiple Google Analytic property ids in a one Google Tag Manager tag?
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Block rank-checker.online

This is really messing with my Analytics. I've previously blocked Semalt with the following code in my .htaccess SetEnvIfNoCase Via evil-spam-proxy spammer=yes SetEnvIfNoCase Referer evil-spam-domain....
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How can I get a breakdown of Windows 32 bit vs Windows 64 bit visitors in Google Analytics?

I am trying to find out how many of my website conversions are from users running on 32 bit or 64 bit Windows operating systems. I can't seem to find this in GA no matter how far I drill down. I can ...
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Viral posts and links

This might be a bit of a strange question, but here goes. Over the past month, I have written 2 posts for my website, which have gone viral on social media, which have resulted in about, 30k visitors ...
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How do I move a Google Analytic property to another account?

I've got a GA account that contains several "accounts" and "properties", all under the same email address. The set up looks a little similar to this: My overall Google Account (abc@gmail.com) My ...
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Differentiating direct traffic from school computers that have it set as the default home page in Google Analytics

I'm trying to get an accurate measure of site bounce rates for my school's website. However, all school computers have the school's site as their homepage, meaning any time somebody opens the browser ...
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New Filtered View in Google Analytics not recording data

I am trying to create a filtered view that blocks all of the spam, bots, etc. from my original unfiltered view. The problem I am receiving ever since I created this view is: Sometimes I see some real ...
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Duplicate tracking using iFrame

My main website has the GA tracking code with subdomain tracking enabled. ga('create', 'UA-XXXXXXXX-1', 'auto'); ga('require', 'displayfeatures'); ga('send', 'pageview'); A subdomain has GA ...
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Google Analytics event tracking for different language domains

Our website has multiple domains and each domain is used for a different language (example.com for english, example.de for german). But for some reason all events appear tracked with the .com domain. ...
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Does changing campaign names in AdWords mess up “Clicks to Sessions - rate” in Google Analytics

Does Google Analytics import AdWords data from connected accounts for every querried report anew? The reason I'm asking is, that I get a Clicks and Sessions Discrepancy warning in Google Analytics ...
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User Flow with Dynamic Page Elements

My application has the ability to create, open, and interact with events on a calendar and I'm looking for a way to track a user session. I currently use Google Analytics and MixPanel, which both ...
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Mix up of two domains in search result

I would like to know why my two domains are mixed up in the search result. The two domains are https://vym.io and https://remotebase.io. When I search 'remotebase', I see the title, and description ...
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How to correctly track Google Analytics inbounds from social channel

We have this case: a link from the website is shared as a post on a social media platform like LinkedIn when the user clicks that link he is directed on the website; from there he/she clicks another ...
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Search engine console Click vs Analytic Session

I am facing an issue. In my analytic account, there is variation between clicks and session. For a month there are 841 clicks but no of sessions are only 393. Can someone please explain the reason?
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Why is GA Experiment crushing my whole report?

Until yesterday, we had a clean reporting of our content urls that looked like: /men/shirts/shirt-with-extended-lines?color=12988 But then we activated an experiment and since then we just see this ...
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Total session count changes in Social Networks (Facebook) when adding a secondary dimension

In the acquisition > channels report I select social and use a custom filter "facebook" to identify referalls from FB, like so: If I add source / medium as a secondary dimension the total number of ...
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Why would a redirected site accrue sessions in Google Analytics?

A site I have is set up to redirect (301) to another site. But strangely the redirected site is accruing sessions in Google Analytics. The session numbers for each site (the redirected one and the one ...
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Measuring if I actually need to put my images in to a CDN?

I am currently evaluating adding CDN capability to our website. I know however I do not want to go through the effort, or pay the cost associated unless I can measure the improvements. So therefore, I ...
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Ignore SEO friendly URL Parameters in Google Analytics (or treat as query string)

I have a site structured as such www.example.com/en-us/index.html www.example.com/es-es/index.html Although I have canonical links set up and google is indexing them correctly, google analytics ...
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does google webmaster track clicks on deeplinks or best way to capture deeplink clicks on seo results

On google search results page on mobile browser. If native application is installed google shows the option of opening the link in app / on broswer. In that scenario, does that click gets captured in ...
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Google Analytics not same with my database records

I got a website which will track all the post's visitor view and store each of them in a table with IP address, referrer website and user agent. But I found that in one day I got 100+ rows (pageviews) ...
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Google Tag Manager push event to Google analytics

When I used just Google anylytics I simply pushed event like this: _gaq.push(['_trackEvent', 'Category', 'Action', 'Opt Label'); So now I switched to Google Tag Manager. I added new tag Google ...
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Google analytics custom referal codes

We target is to view conversion reports based on traffic source, but google analytics show me only macro sources of traffic - like Facebook, Youtube, direct and so on. But i need more details. I give ...
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How to compare pageviews in a conten group versus certain event happens in that pages using Google Analytics?

I have a custom search page in my website that uses several input forms. I added an event ga('send', 'event', 'Product', 'click') whenever a user clicks on the product link in the search result list. ...
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Where do I find missing query string paramters for Google Analytics in Chrome Dev Tools?

I can't find standard Google Analytics paramters in the query string of the collect image that sends the param-value-pairs to my Google Analytics account. In the network tab of Chrome Dev Tools I ...
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Custom “WhatsApp” Channel does not work with the default Google Analytics channel grouping

I have a GA account, where someone added "WhatsApp" to the Default Channel Grouping like so: Looking at the Acquisition > Channels report using source / medium as a secondary dimension and filterd ...