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Tracking logged in vs. non-logged in users in Google Analytics

I am building a social media site that is similar is structure to twitter and facebook.com where unauthenticated users who go to https://mysite.com will see a login + sign-up page, and authenticated ...
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Full Referrer dimension shows incorrect URLs in Google Analytics

A lot of "Full Referrer" values are incorrect URLs in my Google Analytics reports: For example, the first value should be "yandex.ru" or "yandex.com", not just "yandex" (because this is not actually ...
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How to promote my mobile version of the website? [on hold]

I want to promote my mobile version of website. Can anyone tell me please how can I promote it and should I keep same analytic code & other codes in mobile website?
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Strange landing page tracked by GA user behavior

I have this strange issue but not sure how to solve. I will try my best to explain it in detail. I made a new landing page at http://example.com to capture early interest from online users. I then ...
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How to filter traffic from Google Maps/local searches in Google Analytics

Can you filter in Google Analytics the traffic that originates from the local searches as seen in the image below? EDIT: Added an image of the search results that I want to track separately.
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How to track hot-linking of image types in IIS7

I don't want to block hot-linking on my site; it's not that big a deal. However, Google Analytics doesn't show me referrers to png/gif/jpg content; I don't have any statistics on the load generated ...
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Domain name appended to the end of every URL as tracked in Google Analytics

We have been tracking the content pages which are getting the traffic from different sources through Google Analytics for our website. Google Analytics append the domain URL after every content page ...
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How to track site usage when Google Analytics is blocked?

What are some good methods to track usage of your websites when Google Analytics numbers are just plain wrong? I've found my internal logs don't match Google Analytics at all. I think ad blockers ...
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Create Event or Event-based Goal from Acquisition -> Social -> Network Referrals

My objective is to setup a Goal for Social Network Referrals (no need to track specific networks). From the Goal creation options it appears the only way this is possible is by creating an Event-based ...
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How can I find the IP address for my visitors in Google Analytics Universal reports?

Does anyone know if/where I can find IP addresses of my visitors in Google Analytics Universal reports?
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Google Analytics - Pagehits from Paloalto, Coral Springs, Ashburn

There are days when I receive a very large number of page hits from areas in Paloalto, Coral Springs, Ashburn. I know these are not real hits because it is geographically incorrect and also totally ...
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Setup a separate view for traffic to a subfolder in google analytics

We just launched our website in Arabic language and would like to setup a separate view in Google Analytics to just view the traffic and all the other data for Arabic. The Arabic language is rendered ...
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Why is there no weather data in Google Analytics? [on hold]

I know that there are several good tutorials to get weather data to your Google Analytics data via custom dimensions. But since almost every business (online stores) should use such data and Google ...
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Tracking PDF clicks that are also exits

I followed these instructions to use Google Tag Manager to track PDF downloads without having to manually add an onClick to every PDF link on our site and it is now tracking PDF downloads reliably. ...
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Why does Google Universal Analytics show more sessions but less pageviews than Classic Analytics?

I'm migrating a high-traffic site from Classic Analytics (ga.js) to Universal Analytics (analytics.js). Both setups have been running in parallel for the past few days: ga.js is hard-coded on the ...
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Why do I get “irrelevant” URLs in the full referrer field in google analytics?

When looking in Google Analytics for referrers to a specific page, I use the following: Navigate to Behaviour > Site Content > All Pages Search and select the page that I need. Secondary dimension >...
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Some page of site are not index by google [duplicate]

I create my e-commerce site with PHP and Angular some of my page are not index by google i already searched alot but did not find any solution. Plz help to resolve this:
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When to separate Google Analytics properties?

In the Google Analytics help page https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/2649554?hl=en Consider your long-term reporting goals and how they might affect your account structure. Create an ...
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Getting the keyword as a parameter from Adwords using ValueTrack

I set up an AdWords campaign for website following the instructions for Google AdWords ValueTrack. One of the things that it is supposed to be able to do is pass the keyword as a URL parameter using ...
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What does it show on Google Analytics data if someone visits my website from the Facebook app?

As per my Google Analytics data, most people on my website come from: m.facebook.com / referral Are these people coming to the website from the Facebook iOS/Android app or m.facebook.com or both?
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Attributing conversions to the first landing in Google Analytics rather than the most recent referral

I am new to Google Analytics and I would like to track a first step of our customer. So for example Customer1 visited our page on 1st of January 2016 from google / cpc. Then on 2nd of July 2016 ...
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How do I properly set up Google Analytics to track conversions that start on my landing pages on a subdomain to the checkout page?

This is the current set up: I have a landing page hosted on a subdomain dedicated to landing pages (ex. lp.mysite.com/product-01 and lp.mysite.com/product-02). Each landing page has a Buy Now ...
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How to check Google Analytics Testing behind .htaccess wall?

I am implementing Google Analytics Test and I need to check if it works before we deploy it to live. But our staging server is behind a .htaccess security. So the Google check from Analytics does not ...
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GA ignores tags in utm tagged links

I have a problem with tagged traffic from one social network (odnoklassniki.ru). All links in our latest posts are tagged and shortened by URL shortener of odnoklassniki (shortened link looks like ...
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Google Analytics User ID view not tracking pageviews or events

I've implemented user ID and it looks like it give the data correctly. I can see user ID and their sessions. Anyway, what is not working properly is the ability to track pageviews and events. IN hte ...
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Embed Google Analytics Reports On Website

I want to embed Google Analytics charts into my website so that from the admin console I can view certain analytics charts without needing to log into the Analytics console. I have come across the ...
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Google Analytics event based goal conversion rate

I use Google Universal Analytics and track many events on my website. I have defined an event based goal, based on the 'user signed in' event. When looking at the reports, I figured that the goal ...
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How to exclude self linking pageviews

The situation I'm having is that if you are on the home page '/' and you click on the 'Home' link or the logo (which takes you to 'Home'), it counts as a pageview. How would I go around excluding this ...
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How can i find out which subdomain is bringing majority of traffic in Google Analytics

I have around 20 websites on 20 sub-domains , all are using same Google analytics tracking code for tracking hits. One of the site i.e. sub-domain is getting lots of hits, i would like to know more ...
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setLocalServerMode in Google Analytics still tracks visits

I run a website where I am including an older script version of Google Analytics. I really only need it to create the necessary cookies, not for tracking, so I set it to Local Server Mode. Link here. ...
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GTM Universal analytics events don't show up in Google Analytics.

The Universal Analytics event tag that I have created is fired. It shows up in the Analytics Debugger as well as Network setting in developer options. But these events do not show up in my Google ...
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Are search query statistics broken in the Google Analytics API?

I've retrieved search statistics of my website using Google Analytics API, and the results look quite strange. Groups named "(not set)" and "(not provided)" make up more than 99% of all search hits, ...
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Google Analytics landing page (other)?

Most of my data about landing page says (other) and it seems like I really can't do anything with this data... When I try to see the source or medium for example, it simply returns a blank line with ...
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How to track number of events per unique user on Google Analytics

We have an application that tracks the event where a user marks a 'post' as a favorite. In Google Analytics, I can see how many times the favorite-event has been triggered, and I can find out how many ...
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Analytics: Consolidation across devices and applications

I use different Google Analytics properties to track separately: Blog Website iOS app Android App I am looking for a way to combine all these trackers to see a global view of my analytics. The ...
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Google Analytics Filters: Hide Multiple Subdomains

So I have several views for the subdomains I want to track and the site as a whole. What I would really like is to create a view where it excludes all subdomains - the problem being I don't have a ...
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Find out when and who added a site to our Google Analytics portal?

We have several sites and users on our portal, and I'd like to be able to find out who "owns" each site, as well as when they added the site. Is this possible in the portal somewhere?
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Visitors coming through redirectors (tinyurl, ask.fm) are wrongly displayed in server's country [Tried META Refresh and 301 redirect, unsuccessfully]

I get visitors on my website from redirections, for instance tinyurl.com or ask.fm (Ask.fm does a redirection automatically when people share a link). In Google Analytics, all these visitors are ...
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Can organic traffic be spoofed in Google Analytics the same way as 'Refer spam'

Ive recently seen a large spike in organic traffic to a website in Google Analytics, to diagnose the spike ive done / will do (will do becuase some of the data is not available yet) the following : ...
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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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How do I link a company's Google Plus site to the company's Google Analytics?

Is there any way by which I might link a company's Google Plus site to its Analytics properties? The client wants to track traffic on the G+ site via Analytics.
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Track software use through google analytics by downloading links

I programmed a package for a proprietary software. I want to implement a feature that allows me to track usage of this package. My idea was to use google analytics and let my package call a link on my ...
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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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Keep referrers for ecommerce tracking in mixed HTTP and HTTPS environment

I use Google Analytics ecommerce:addTransaction to track the revenue after an acquisition. This works without problems, when my site uses HTTP only. But since I redirect the client to a SSL page ...
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Google Analytics and html feed app

I have recently launched an app which is basically a html newsfeed of our mobile site. My question is will this affect Google analytics of our mobile site? I have been advised by the developers that ...
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Google Analytics A/B revenue testing when the test has a price change

I am currently working on a website, and we have just started an A/B test for revenue. I can not use exact details, but my question outline is as follows. Please note I am a developer, I am purely ...
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Why should I track 'list' parameter on product detail page with Google Analytics enhanced eCommerce?

Regarding to this document I can send the Product Action List with detail or click. The list or collection from which a product action occurred. This is an additional parameter that can be sent ...
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Google Analytics not tracking conversion sources properly

We've been using Google Analytics' Model Comparison tool to track conversion sources but are missing data from our paid Facebook campaigns. It's tracking Paid Search Campaigns just fine (and not just ...
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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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Google Analytics Content Experiments for non-simultaneous tests

I really like how Google Analytics displays the results of content experiments. However, it seems the tool only works for simultaneous tests. I'd like to use the tool without implementing the page ...