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Why has my Google Analytics Goal stopped tracking visits?

I created a goal on Google Analytics which was working just fine all this time. It looked like this: My URLs are dynamic so I chose the "Begins with". It was working fine until recently. I wanted ...
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Assigning Ecommerce Revenue Value to Existing Goal Value

Optimizing an existing AdWords - Analytics setup. Previously, a conversion goal was set up, tracking a thank you type page without a value. AdWords is using this from Analytics to measure conversion ...
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Getting long term search stats

I want to monitor long-term stats for my site's Google search results (keywords, average positions). Google Analytics site shows results for the last 90 days only the same limitation for Google ...
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Network Ad UTM Tracking Issue with GA

We have placed ads through an ad network targeted to our state's geo. We have doublechecked that the placment is correct, but our Google Analytics shows significant traffic from these UTM's coming ...
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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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Why are my “Event Goals” not tracking under “Funnel Visuaization” in Google Analytics under new “Property”?

I currently have the following "Identical URLs across multiple steps" Goal setup working properly under one of my Properties in Google Analytics. ...
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How can I test different types of buttons with Google Analytics Tests?

A few years ago I did A/B testing with Google where I put javascript into my page and it displayed two or more versions of a code snippets. So I had ONE url with e.g. different buttons (green and red ...
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Filter to show complete URL path in Google Analytics Reports

I have a subdomain on my website and am unable to get some data individually for the main domain and subdomain. For example, both the homepages are counted as one with the "/". I have seen some ...
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Google Tag Manager and AMP

I am setting up AMP for my news site. Does anyone know if there is Google Tag Manager Support? I know you can use Google Analytics. I wonder if I use GA tracking code on all /amp/ pages it will track ...
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How to track internal campaigns (without writing any code)?

So, UTMs work really well for tracking external campaigns in Google Analytics. I use UTMs all the time for the sites that I work with. But I'm wondering how to properly track these campaigns easily if ...
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Can I Track Pop-Up Displays Using Google Analytics Event Tracking [closed]

I'm trying track the number of times a pop-up displays on my site, but can't get it to show as an Event in Google Analytics. I've included this in the pop-up itself: <a ...
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How to hide affiliate transaction price in Google Analytics Ecommerce tracking JS source code?

I have an affiliate business that serves deals to users. After a deal is clicked, user is redirected to the vendor website where he can complete the transaction. As I also have some revenue from the ...
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Why does my remarketing audience in Google Analytics show 0 eligible audience?

I have defined a new custom audience (my first one) to make available as a remarketing list in my connected AdWords account. I see that my parameters show 1,450 active users that match the conditions ...
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Subdomains and Search Engine Indexing

Since I am new to all this stuff. I have a main site, example.com. On that site I am going to offer a few services and products and for each thing I am thinking to create a separate subdomain. For ...
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How to handle AngularJS hash bounce in Google Anlaytics?

Google Analytics append string is stripped off due to angular hash (#) bounce. when you click on it this link sub.f.org/fff/sign-up/plan, the following actions occurs: a link appears in browser as ...
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Adding Subdomain on Google Analytics - Filtered view v/s Creating new property

I have a website setup on Google Analytics and am tracking visits there. I recently launched a product and this is a subdomain on my website. I want to track vistors independently on both my main ...
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Google Analytics - How to track sign ups through events?

I'm tyring to track sign ups as goals, however I have 3 different types of accounts to track so just using the 'registered.html' page as a goal isn't going to do. So therefore I need to use events, ...
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Why are there zero session entries in the highest page load times Google Analytics report?

I created an error dashboard with a widget that shows our pages with highest average page load time and over how many sessions this value was tracked. But I do not know why Google Analytics shows ...
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Dynamic grouping of referrals (for PR channels inside GA)

Context: one of our most important channel is PR-blogs. We have a paid but also tons of unpaid. Our PR teams list up these and rate the articles. What I'd like to do is to get these referrals out of ...
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Count clicks to each of two external sites in Google Analytics

My client is a theatre company and they have lists of shows on their site. When the user clicks on a show, they get the option to book a ticket via site X or site Y. They want to know how many ...
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What is behind Google Analytics shopping process stages?

We have several stages in our shopping process where I do not know what is the exactly meaning of these stages: TRANSACTION NO_PRODUCT_VIEW CHECKOUT_WITH_CART_ADDITION CHECKOUT ALL_VISITS ...
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Why do Reddit advertising clicks data and Google Analytics stats differ so much?

I ran ads on Reddit for a couple of days and as per Reddit ads data I've got 160 clicks. But Google Analytics reports just 25 clicks from Reddit. I've used utm tracking on my Reddit ads url. Why is ...
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Why do we need to setup additional conversion tracking code in AdWords if we already trigger conversions in GA code?

A client is using ga('ecommerce: calls throughout their codebase. Conversions show up in Google Analytics under Conversions » Ecommerce, and revenue amounts show up correctly wherever there is a ...
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Google Analytics Property Settings Default URL for subdomain tracking with analytics.js

My main web site is using www.site.com URL and I have a bunch of subdomains (blog.site.com, docs.site.com) that I want to track as the same Google Analytics property. I use analytics.js which ...
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Are there different ways to fire enhanced commerce Google Analytics events?

Is it possible to change following code from: ga('ec:setAction', 'checkout', { step: 1, option: 'foobar' }); to: ga('ec:setAction', { type: 'checkout', step: 1, option: ...
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Does server side GA tracking work alongside client side tracking?

We are currently using a Google Analytics tracking extension for our Magento installations. This extension can send data via curl and ´javascript. Of course they usecid` to identify the user/session. ...
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Is there a way to Segment all users who come in with a certain query string?

I have partners sending me traffic to example.com/?refcode=PARTNER -- I want to be able to segment these users and see how they interact with my site. Is this something I can setup via the interface ...
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Google Analytics: How to remove unwanted entries

It's been a couple of days and I am seeing entries like this on GA. How can I avoid such entries beside analytics_test?
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Do I need to use Google cloud platform for my Google Analytics WordPress plugin?

I had developed my own custom Google Analytics plugin before some months, now I have got an email from them that . Hello, Your Google Cloud Platform project(s): 1)project1 2)project2 ...
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Why does Google Analytics end sessions at midnight?

I'm storing my own copy of Google Analytics session data and I'm trying to figure out their schema. I'm trying to figure out why does Google Analytics end sessions at midnight?
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Google Analytics tracking both of my website versions after template migration

GoDaddy migrated my Wordpress template from one website (hosted by HostMonster) to a new website. GoDaddy set up Google Analytics on new website. Old website remains in use. Both use the same ...
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Returning visitors from a campaign

I'm having problems to get stats about returning visitors from campaign. Example: I have placed the following link with http://example.com/page?utm_medium=camp1 on some website. I want to know how ...
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Get the conversion's first touch source in Google Analytics Universal

I think this solution is not possible when using Google Analytics Universal - I am right? https://www.distilled.net/blog/seo/first-touch-tracking-in-google-analytics/ Are there other ways to get the ...
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Tracking an e-commerce conversion with Google Analytics - Analytics.js

I'm running a Rails (Ruby on Rails) app and want to start collecting e-commerce conversion data. I have Google Analytics installed on a local server (development environment), and I am able to see the ...
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Google Search Console: DNS error

It has been 10 days since I added a new property to Google Webmaster tools. Immediately an error message was displayed: "Severe health issues are found in your property" this has since disappeared by ...
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Huge drop off in Google “indexed” pages after switching to HTTPS, should I switch back to HTTP?

I did a full redesign of my website to make it responsive (bootstrap), added localization, and also switched the whole website to use HTTPS. My website use to default to http://www.domain.com/ and ...
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Is there any way I can exclude paid search from channel graphics in Google Analytics?

I am using Google Analytics and also Google Adwords. How can I adjust the graphics view to show traffic from all channels except paid search? I can view each of them alone and sum up the results ...
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Google Analytics is taking too long to update despite events being below 40K per day

We have always had between 200K - 400K events per day reported on GA. This never caused a problem. Our GA updates took place every few minutes. Last month our GA started updating slower and slower, ...
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How do I track search queries with Google Analytics when my search engine uses a hash for the query?

My company's search engine generates a hash/pound sign (#) instead of a question mark for search queries: Search.htm#search- followed by exactly the user's input string. ...
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Google Analytics tracking on multi domain environment

We have the following structure of our website: Main site - mainsite.com Contains blog, few products and pricing table etc... Single product sites - myproduct1.com, myproduct2.com Product specific ...
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Sudden increased google analytics bounce rate yesterday

Yesterday I noticed sudden increase in google analytics bounce rate. What could be reasons for that, is it possible that there was something wrong on GA side? Before that it was very good for 1 year, ...
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Track servers from different GEO locations using Analytics

I have one web site which have main domain let's say example.com. The same web site hosted on three web servers in different data-centers across globe - USA, Europe and Asia. The web site and Google ...
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Discrepancies between bounce rate and drop rate in behavior flow

The bounce rate of one of my websites 15%, however when looking at the Behavior Flow section of Google Analytics, it shows a homepage drop off of around 80% Can a visitor be counted as a non-bounce, ...
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When should a company hire an Adwords specialist?

I am working for a quite large fashion label that went online with its new online shops a few months ago. Actually we have the Google Analytics and shop development inhouse, but the Adwords campaigns ...
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How can I see Adwords Cost and CPC in Google Analytics custom reports?

Actually I can see under Acquisition=> Acquisition => Campaigns my Adwords Costs and so on. But I do not have these metrics at my custom reports. Is there a way to get them to there too?
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Google Analytics custom report that shows more users than sessions

Can anyone give me an example where the users count will be greater than the number of sessions? https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/2934985?hl=en As per Google’s explanation I am pasting ...
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Dead URLs from old CMS showing up in SERP. Wordpress not serving 404 when old links are accessed = old URLs won't die

Dead URLs from the previous CMS on this domain is displayed in SERP, most likely due to people still trying to access them through bookmarks or browser history. This traffic is picked up by Google ...
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Making entire site to HTTPS from HTTP - issues to be aware of

I am thinking of moving a website (built on Wordpress) to be run entirely over HTTPS so it is more secure and follows Google's "HTTPS Everywhere" mantra. Can anyone provide some advice on this & ...
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How to exclude Bots from Google Analytics (sudden rise of them in the last weeks)

Since a few weeks, one of my Google Analytics Accounts shows a continued rise of Visitors and Pageimpressions what seams to be bots. They have a Average Session Duration of «<00:00:01» and by now ...
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How to create a GA segment for all users who did not complete an event on the website?

I want to analyze the behavior flow for all the users who did not complete the events I have created using Tag Manager. I am not sure which conditions to use while creating the segment.