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Questions tagged [google-analytics]

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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Failed to validate the property. Google search console [on hold]

I tried with all possible validation html file, Google analytics,meta ,dns,... method but I always received "Failed to validate the property"
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Google tag assistant reports: “Same web property ID is tracked twice”

I've added the following Google Tag and Google Analytics code in my website. When i checked with Google Tag Assistant (Chrome Addon), I can find a yellow indicator against Google Analytics Tag which ...
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Analytics keywords vs search console search terms

We have Google Search Console integrated into Google Analytics, for monitoring our site traffic. I'm seeing a discrepancy in what I thought was similar data relating to organic search. If I go to ...
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How can I do a Content Audit with Google Search Console given that I don't have an Analytics account? [closed]

I'm working on a WordPress website for a client. The client had no analytics codes or Google tracking IDs on their site, but I was able to see their historical data by adding their website as a new ...
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Will linking new Google Analytics account to old Search Console remove all historical data?

I'm doing SEO work on an existing WordPress site for a client and I'm wondering if by linking a brand new Google Analytics tracking ID to their Google Search Console data if it will erase/destroy all ...
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Web Server is redirecting to root URL causing analytics issues [closed]

I created a few UTM campaigns with Google Analytics. Here is an example: https://www.example.com/?utm_source=socialmedia&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=Garysales but every time i click on ...
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How can I aggregate Google Analytics events by event name?

How can I aggregate events by name? We're running focus groups on our new eCommerce site and I'm collecting events which appear in GA as: When user clicks a product: Event Category: Event Action:...
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Do I have to add Google Analytics events if I have Javacsript buttons on a page or can Analytics track time on page without them by itself?

On one of my pages I have Javascript code, so when the user clicks buttons the page responds without going to an other page or doing an Ajax call. So the user can be on the page for a while pushing ...
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Goal isn't triggered when visitors come to the homepage from inner page. Why?

Here's the situation. On the homepage, there's a CTA that has a goal on it in Analytics. I have a blog for my website. Lots of links inside the blog to the homepage. Lots of visits on the blog ...
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How can I track in Google Analytics a long list of all the A/B tests a user is assigned?

For our site's A/B testing requirement we need to track all the tests a visitor is experiencing. This is set to grow to around 100 potentially running concurrently in the future. We would like to ...
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Track a user over multiple sessions in analytics

I have a site that is sending me visitors with a referrer in the query string (example.com/refer=bob for example). I do not have control over the string sent, but it's always the same. If the ...
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Could this traffic from Amazon AWS traffic be “real” visitors?

I have a small blog that occasionally gets featured in a newsletter with world-wide distribution. When that happens, I see clear spikes in incoming traffic, a significant portion of which is coming ...
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What would happen if a same utm parameter is used multiple times in a link?

Say I have a link: https://www.example.com/?utm_term=X?utm_term=Y then what would happen in my Google Analytics page? The same with utm_campaign, utm_source, and utm_content.
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Google Analytics - Google Organic traffic with backslash

We have recently rolled out an infinite scroll feature in the site that could be generating this issue but we are not sure why/what is causing this. Every page visit and event is reported correctly, ...
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Postback affiliate sales to Google Analytics and Google Ads

For an affiliate website I want to upgrade my tracking and statistics insights. Current situation: - I have succesfully set up postback from the different affiliate partners to my (wordpress) website ...
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How do I set up Google Analytics for two domains that share the same source code and content?

I have 2 different domains - say - abc.example & xyz.example. Both domains point to the same server (same A record, same shared hosting account). Now if I want to setup google analytics for both ...
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Cannot view any reports on analytics, keep receiving error

During the Google Analytics setup process for my website (www.supersmashbrosinstitute.com) I received the following error: My website was built with Google sites and the domain registration is ...
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Can I use Google Analytics Data Import to import notes?

I use lots of notes in my Google Analytics. I pretty much note everything that I do. I wondered if I could import and export notes. It would be really useful for me to be able to download a CSV ...
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Google Analytics event doesn't show up as conversion

I'm trying to implement event tracking in Google Analytics via Google Tag Manager. At the moment I can see the event being triggered in the real time report, but it doesn't show up under conversions. ...
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Google Analytics Data Issue in Single Day in a Month

My Google Analytics is showing data all the days in a month apart from a single day. Google ads click is visible on that day as Google ads is linked with GA. Code is fine, website was also working on ...
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E-commerce tracking in wordpress using woo commerce

I work on a small business and they asked me to "set up e-commerce tracking on Google Analytics". First things first, some information on the webstie: It's on Wordpress I have already successfully ...
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Google Analytics: how to see event sequence for a given user

Is it possible to see all the events generated by a single user? In other words, is it possible to trace his/her actions on a page? The goal is to understand what a given user tried to do, as opposed ...
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HTTPS site to HTTPS site referral traffic not showing up in Google Analytics

I have a site (site A) which used to get allot of traffic from a 3rd party site industry niche portal website (site B), both sites used to be HTTP. Traffic was viewable as referral traffic in Google ...
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How do I prevent my link from appearing as referral in Google Analytics?

I want to place a link on website A to another website B. I don't want website B to be able to see website A as referral in their Google Analytics. I thought bit.ly might hide me link as referral, ...
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Get Google Analytics to show seamless search console data from HTTP property to HTTPS property after migration

Background: Google Search Console (GSC) can provide up to 16 months of search performance data, and this can be reported in Google Analytics (GA) when GSC and GA are associated (GA > Acquisition > ...
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In Google Optimize, measure visits to another page in the same session

I'm fairly new to Optimize, so apologies if this is a basic question I just haven't figured out. I wish to perform an A/B test measuring users' engagement with a sign-up form accessed via a ...
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What is cisco meraki doing as referral in your analytics?

Looking at the referrals of my website I noticed the second highest source is n213.network-auth.com which comes from the Cisco Meraki cloud management platform. I am puzzled to why it is in there and ...
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Multi-Channel Funnel calculated position based not matching Model Comparison Tool

If I attempt to calculate a position based model off of the Multi Channel Funnel (MCF) report or API, this does not match what is reported in the position based model in the model comparison tool. ...
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Display Ads Medium Showing CPC instead of CPM

For my Google Ads, I'm using a tracking template to apply utm_medium=cpm to designate display ads in Google Analytics. utm_medium=cpc designates text ads. However, it appears as though Analytics is ...
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Google Analytics results show in real time view, but not in any other view (even after days)

In brief: I'm logging Google Analytics hits from backend application logic (it's a slack app, so client-side logging isn't possible). I'm fairly confident the hits are being correctly sent (more ...
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Google Analytics Event fire Before Pageview

What happen if a Google Analytics Event fires before a Google Analytics pageview? I have some Landing Page Source attribution ( not set ) and i think that this firing issue could be the problem. I ...
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Google Analytics - How to calculate CTR based on Event Actions using Total Events

For selected Event Label results are: How to present in custom report value of CTR [%] = (Total Events for Click) / (Total Events for Hit)?
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What does `gtag('js', new Date());` do in snippet proviced by gtag.js

quotation from https://developers.google.com/gtagjs/reference/api gtag(<command>, <command parameters>); <command> is one of three gtag commands: config, set, or event. but snippet ...
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Google Analytics not showing any data, but “Property Hit Volume” shows hits

How is it possible for Google Analytics to show a "Property Hit Volume" of, oh, 10 or so in the last day, but report no data, no visitors, no transactions, no nothing? I've got a web shop that uses ...
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Errors by GTA - Do I need to fix them? (and how?)

I am getting the following error by Google Tag Assistant: No HTTP response detected Two questions: 1) My data is still showing up in GA main dashboard. So do I even need to fix the error? 2) How ...
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What data is available in server-side Google Analytics?

I'm exploring the possibility of replacing the traditional Google Analytics javascript implementation with a server-side approach. The information I found so far is quite scarce (this undocumented ...
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Missing Google Shopping Clicks in Analytics

I want to get the click cost data from Google Shopping into Analytics but isn't working the way I want. The clicks from Google Shopping are not coming through. I am filtering on the keyword but ...
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Property for my website is not receiving hits

I received this notification from google analytics: Property http://www.example.net is not receiving hits. Either your site is not receiving any sessions or it is not tagged correctly. ...
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Realtime conversions not showing destination funnel

I'm trying to make my custom destination funnel work. Here's how it's set up: I confirm the individual steps are being recorded in the Content page: However, when I finish the flow, I don't see the ...
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Can I show contributors to my website a Google Analytics report of the visitors to their posts? [closed]

I have a website where specific users can post different types of content. I want each user to be able to know how many visits each of their posts got. So I thought about linking Google Analytics ...
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Measuring Event Differences in Google Analytics

I've started rolling out new features to a site using Netlify's branch split testing so I can say ex. 10% of users gets a branch with a specific UI change to see if it produces measurably different ...
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In Google Analytics I have some “properties & apps” that are no longer used. How can I delete them?

From my Analytics page, there is the pull-down titled "All Web Site Data" where it lists each of the apps/properties I have set up. Some of these are out-dated and no longer used. I don't see anywhere ...
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Discrepancy between Events and Goal Completions

There has been a discrepancy between Events and Goal Completions in Google Analytics. These events are sent from Salesforce using Measurement Protocol and the events don't match goal completions. For ...
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Events not showing in any view except Raw view?

For some reason some events sent from a Zoho CRM extension via Measurement protocol don’t appear in any views besides raw view (and that copying filters to raw views doesn’t seem to make a difference)....
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Can having a Pinterest Pinit button cause high bounce rate in Google Analytics?

I have a page with only images with the Pinterest Pinit button prominent on the images. I am seeing a high bounce rate. Is it possible every time someone clicks on the Pinit button to share an image,...
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Google Analytics “Behavior Flow” to and from a given Page

I want to use "Behavior Flow" (or "Users Flow" or "Visitors Flow" – I'm not sure how the most recent term is as I'm using german Analytics site) in Google Analytics to find out how many users that ...
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Google Analytics session scope custom dimension not showing data in widget

I have a web application in which at the time of login I am setting the custom dimension. The scope of the dimension is "Session". The value of the custom dimension can be US or UK markets. When the ...
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Why Google Analytics does not count visits when browser does not load images

I tested many times using Firefox and Chrome. When I disable loading images in browsers, Google analytics doesn't count visit. Why?
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Tracking medium of user on primary domain firing an event in a third-party iFrame

Recently one of the websites I work on have added a form to their website that uses a third-party iFrame. We do have access to the third party code and have added GTM. in GTM I have managed to ...
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Discrepancies In Analytics Ecommerce Data

While I think most of us are familiar with/have encountered discrepancies between GA and Google Ads or other platforms, this one has me rather stumped. A new client's reporting has always seemed a ...