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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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Tracking Form Submit using Google Analytics and Tag Manager [closed]

I've set a Google Tag Manager for tracking my website form, I know its working because I saw it on the preview. I've tried to create a conversion goal for track the form submitting but I don't find it ...
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Tracking multiple campaigns and products leading to a single Thank you page

I have multiple campaigns leading to a single landing page offering several different products. Campaigns have unique utm_campaign parameters. Each product has separate page (url) with some form to ...
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Google analytics - Find out Returning Users from time span less than two years

I know that Google Analytics considers a user who has visited a site in the last 2 years a Returning User. I'm trying to find out whether it would be possible to check what % of users were Returning ...
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Google Tag Manager / Google Analytics - multiple internal site searches and parameter cleaning of uris

I use Google Analytics to track the searches users do on my website. I have no query parameter for searches (nothing like q=mykeyword). Therefore I use Google Tag Manager to send a "fake" value for ...
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How can you view user timing data in Google Analytics split by URL?

Let's say I have a custom user timing in Google Analytics, which represents the time it takes for each page to load all the images above the fold (or a variety of other metrics). Since the images on ...
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Using Google Analytics Behavior to create funnel

I have an AB test running on Instapage that drives traffic to two different checkout process. The flow of the pages is the following: Landing Page -> Waiting -> First Checkout Step Landing Page -> ...
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Google Analytics: Lifetime user page views

Google Analytics provides ability to see "Pageviews Per User (LTV)". My question is (I can't find clear answer anywhere): what is "user" in this metric? How exactly "user" is measured \ determined? ...
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Setting Membership Duration for Audiences on Google Analytics

I would like to ask members in the community for their view about using the new "Audiences" report in Google Analytics. (If you are not familiar with the new feature, is allows you to see performance ...
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Goal completions by events custom report shows no data in Google Analytics

I am trying to build a custom report showing the number of goal completions split by event (category/action/label). Following the set-up outlined in this forum answer, I have created a report with ...
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Does totally disabling cookies in my WordPress website malfunction Google Analytics?

I personally don't post any kind of external advertisements in any of my websites: Not Adsense, not anything. I just don't charge other organizations and companies to advertise in my websites and I ...
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Moved subdirectory subsite to own domain, how to reconfigure Google Analytics?

We had a website http://mainsite.com that has a subdirectory subsite at http://mainsite.com/subsite. We've split that subsite off into http://subsite.com/ We are still tracking the subsite by using ...
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About Cofeyville traffic problem [duplicate]

Why is Coffeyville, Kansas sending large amounts of traffic in Google Analytics? Hi, I am writing from Turkiye, this problem is affecting my website. How did you solve the problem. I am waiting for ...
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How to show sessions as count and percentage at the same time in Google Analytics

I'm setting up a monthly dashboard report in Google Analytics and I'm finding the default metrics to be a little limited as far as what we want to see. I think I can make it work with some ...
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How to get utm_content analytics on Google Analytics?

I've sent a newsletter with a link containing this GET variable: "utm_content=xxxx". Can I find how many users have clicked it in Google Analytics? If yes, how?
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Why does Behaviour Flow of Google Analytics show 100% drop off

I am confused about what I am seeing in the Behaviour Flow of Google Analytics. As you can see from the image below it would appear that after the initial landing page everyone is dropping off. Due to ...
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Can I use Google Analytics from a local HTML file on Android (no hosting)?

I created an HTML file that uses Google Analytics. When I use it at a URL on my web host, it is working perfectly. Can I instead use it locally on my Android device, instead of hosted on my website?...
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Get the list of pages that customer visited yesterday

Hi i am new to google analytics. Is there is any way to get the list of pages that our customer visited in our website with in a certain time period ? i can see details in google analytics->behavior-...
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Google Analytics Retroactively Corrects Data?

I've been investigating a usage spike in our Google Analytics system and have just noticed a change in the historical data. Last week our the number of users on our site for March 23, 2017 was ...
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How do I install tracking code on marketing client websites?

I'm a marketer and wish to enable a tracking mechanism on my clients' websites so that both they and I have data demonstrating the effectiveness of the ads. These ads are real-world ads, like ...
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Google Tag Manager event listener cannot find Youtube video

I am trying to insert video tracking with GTM on a Wordpress website, and use two custom JS codes for that: youtube-is-present function () { for (var e = document.getElementsByTagName('iframe'), x = ...
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Google Analytics is not showing historical data from before the view was created

I have a question with regard to what data is shown on GA. Background, I recently set up a new view with filters for a new sub-domain. I have been advised that the Google Tracking code was ...
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How is the Google Analytics Real-time Overview Active Users calculated?

Does anyone know what formula is used for this value specifically in the context of the Google Analytics dashboard? I want to set up a load test to match this value.
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Referral traffic from googleasdservices.com in Analytics

I am seeing referral traffic (not a great volume) in GA coming from googleadservices.com - I suspect that this is actually traffic coming from paid remarketing ads so why would this be logged as ...
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What to clean up in Webmaster Tools before taking down a website?

I have a domain that will soon expire. I intend to take down my site and not renew the domain, but let it become available for others to buy. I've had the site on Google Webmaster Tools for some time....
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Custom filter EU and non-EU countries in Google Analytics

Most reports (if not all) can be filtered by country. Is there a way to create a custom filter for non-EU and EU countries. The main report i want to filter on EU and non-EU countries is Behavior >...
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Bad referrers data in Google Analytics

Our website displays content based on an ID included at the end of the url: www.mywebsite.com/pageID So the Google analytics data shows each ID as a separate page, which is what we want. The problem ...
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Do I have to delete google analytics & FB pixel code if I wanna implement google tag manager?

Do I have to delete google analytics & FB pixel code if I wanna implement google tag manager? Do you have any experience with that? I will be gladder if I can let it in code.
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Google Analytics not registering page visits

I've placed the GA JavaScript code right after the <head> tag where it's supposed to be and used the correct tracking ID, but my page visits are not showing up in the overview nor the real-time ...
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Report showing the conversion rate of all events per page in Google Analytics?

I have created events with the action names as subscribe and download. The category of these events are the path of the pages where they are triggered. Category | Action | Total events /page1 ...
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GA Limit of 500 hits per session - workarounds & awareness?

We're currently walking the fine line between gathering as much data about the user journey and interaction with the site - and also being aware of our 500 or bust limit that GA analytics imposes on ...
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Should I copy Google Analytics cookies between domains, or use Google's prefered method?

I am in the process of investigating the way of moving from a current website to a new beta version, which lives on a different TLD. I am thinking about building a service that transfers a collection ...
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Move Analytics history from a property into a view?

I have three subdomains on my site, and three separate Analytics properties for them. I now realise that they should all be in the same property, with a separate view for each subdomain, so that I ...
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Google analytics returning visitor data changes over time for set period

About a year ago, I ran a google analytics report for Q1 of 2017 to get some basic data to use in an outside report. It showed that 79% of all traffic was from returning visitors. As a year over ...
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Is an 85% bounce rate measured by Google Analytics a red flag?

I am trying to understand the bounce rate concept in Google analytics.I have a blog focused on technical stuff (Java, Spring etc.) and getting a decent amount of traffic (just 6-7-month-old blog). I ...
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How to filter google analytics events flow by event category

I am trying to view the events flow for events only in a single category. I have read the answer here but this is not exactly right as it suggests filtering by sessions which triggered events in the ...
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Analytics Enhaced Ecommerce not tracking transactions

I have a website integrated with analytics and ecommerce, it tracks correctly the transactions of each order. Now I've added the Enhaced Ecommerce, and it is tracking all the purchase funnel, but ...
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Do you know why i got different statistics from FB pixel and google analytics?

Do you know why I got different statistics from FB pixel and google analytics? In facebook pixel, I have 53 link clicks and in Google analytics just 49. In final I don't care. I just want to know ...
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Redirect 3rd level domain to 2nd level — Will Analytics count traffic twice?

I am redirecting mycompany.com/product to promo.mycompany.com/product My question is: Will Google Analytics count traffic twice under /product ?? I am doing this because I create landing pages ...
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How do I embed Google Analytics in a dashboard?

There seem to be 3 methods as listed below. The third is superior for what i'm after. How does it work? Where is this process documented? using the Google Embed API like shown in the "Basic Dashboard"...
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Google analytics track product id

I have a website where users can add products to favorites. I want to track how many user are using this feature, and later be able to access this information to see how this feature is performing ...
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Google Analytics shows traffic source to Mongo DB items as 'google / organic'

One of our clients' sites uses Mongo DB for a section of the site. I've set up a regex filter to only show specific items from this database: ^/path1/path2/(.)/item/(.)$ The regex works as planned, ...
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How does GA show an URL with a hashtag?

I have a website where an URL-scheme like www.domain.com/#user=1 does get used. This scenario is happening for 2 months now and we have some views each day (enough to track them). If we now check in ...
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Difference in sessions count between domain and subdomain

We have a main website, with subdomains. Using GA's Query Explorer, for January 2018, if I use the subdomain view, I have 2 sessions and 2 pageViews. Now if I use the main site view, with filters on ...
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How to calculate average daily / monthly pageviews in Google Analytics?

Is it possible to calculate the average daily pageviews or the average monthly pageviews for my website using Google Analytics?
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How Can I Filter Out Sessions to This URI?

This is probably a complete newbie question (ok, it is a newbie question). I created a view for my site to just show members who have not registered yet. This is pretty easy to do as non-members ...
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Why do some data analysis experts recommend having two Google Analytics accounts?

I read some articles about data-analysis and they recommend 2 Google Analytics accounts for better tracking. I don't have the clue why they would recommend that.
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Google analytics website - install attribution on PC

I'm looking for a way to track installation (or actually launches) of a PC game and correlate them with information from my website google analytics (such as traffic source, landing url, etc). I'd ...
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Can I use google analytics funnel to track signup process

I am trying to create a funnel of the signup process (i.e. how many users bail out at each step). However the numbers don't match up with the site statistics. I think the funnel is session based and ...
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Analytics and no detection of Top Keywords

We have being online for 5 years and I always noticed that in Analytics we've always get no keywords in the Top Keywords section of Google Analytics. We use the no provided filter: and this is what ...
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Google Analytics: Event funnel with multiple events per session

How can we track bounce rates for event funnels with Google Analytics if multiple events occur per session? As we don’t have an ecommerce app (Web, iPad and Android), but an app where users follow ...