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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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Avoid Google Analytics to count unique goal URL twice

I have a Google Analytics goal (event) and it is set to fire when people reach a certain page with specific values/parameters included in the page URL.  I have set it up in GTM. You can see the tag ...
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Google Ads - Cross-Subdomain conversions not being reported

GOAL Leverage Google Analytics conversions in Google Ads so I can see which ads/keywords/etc. are resulting in conversions. CURRENT STATE Goals are set in GA to key off of an event. I'm using the ...
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Google Analytics Content Group, do I use gtag set or gtag config?

I am trying to separate my site pages using "content group" in google analytics. So that I track how different page titles perform. I don't know which of these two is the right way to modify html ...
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I have revenue in AdSense, but traffic is not showing up in Google Analytics

I'm looking for a solution to finding out which files are being viewed in a specific TLD. My AdSense is showing considerable traffic, but that traffic isn't showing up in my Google Analytics. The ...
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Unknown pages reported by Google Analytics

I have a website hosted by GitHub Pages, it's a statically generated website, and the deploys happen by pushing new static code to my gh-pages branch of my GitHub public repository. I recently ...
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sum of pageviews per month? [closed]

how to show the sum of page views for the same month for a specific page? I don't want the results divided like the picture because it will take more time to sum the results for each month, how can I ...
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Seperate Google Analytics Properties On Subdomains

I've created three websites on one root domain and two subdomains. In Google Analytics I've created three properties and each website has a different Google code snippet. Do I need to make any ...
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GA Goal destination by specific text on site index page

In my case start page = goal page = home page of site. Site Goal is when user go to billing page first, pay and then finally redirected back to home index with message, like: "Now you are premium user....
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Duplicated Audience List Created on Google Ads

Google Ads automatically created duplicated audience lists (All visitors Google Analytics) in my account. Why it creates a duplicated list? How do I remove?
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Will referrer info get lost in Google Analytics if i 301 from HTTP to HTTPS?

If we have a bunch of backlinks from HTTPS sites, but they link to the http://example.com version of our site or example.com. Even if our site is HTTPS and once traffic gets driven to those URLS ...
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Google Analytics conversions for Travel Agency

what is the best way to track orders for travel agency via Google Analytics? There is major difference between typical e-shop and travel agency - in e-shop there is simple basket with products. In ...
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Why is Coffeyville, Kansas sending large amounts of traffic in Google Analytics?

I work for a UK-based digital-focused company. We have a few thousand US-based users but it is by no means our primary region. However, an excessively large amount of US traffic is supposedly ...
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How do you exclude Google Analytics Tracking based on cookie with cross-domain tracking?

I enabled anonymizeIp for Google Analytics tracking on my website and since changing that, the filters that should exclude requests from my test and staging environments based on IP do not work ...
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Possibility to make website analytics public?

let's say I wanted to make a google analytics report public (for example to include it through in iframe in an existing website) -- is there any way to do this? ga would be my first choice, but I ...
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Does Google Tag Manager Make My Real Time count double in Google Analytics?

This week I encounter a weird real time number in my google analytics. The real time number is about 1000 while the active pages is just about 500. This happens after I put a custom tag manager to ...
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Track user from adwords in my own community

I want to track adwords users, who register to my website. I want to know which ad was clicked and led to a registration and connect this information to the user. I could f.e. modify the final URL ...
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Why is Chrome's session per user rate higher than other browsers'?

I'm trying to figure out why the Chrome's session/user rate is higher than that of other browsers. More specifically the session/user rate for each browser is: Does it mean something for Chrome ...
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Google Analytics thinks that Paid Search is Organic Traffic

I have been running Google Ads campaigns for last 2 weeks and just noticed that all Google Ads clicks are counted as Organic traffic inside Google Analytics (I know that, because there has been huge ...
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Find how by which actions users move through my website [closed]

I have a very simple e-commerce. As you can see in the image, people move from the product page to the checkout page and then in most cases back to the product page. Might be that people just click ...
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In Google Analytics can the URL path of the page be used for the “medium” of direct traffic?

In Google Analytics I have a lot of source:direct medium:none in Traffic Sources. Is it possible to have the page's URL in "medium" instead of none? In other words, if someone enters my website ...
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How to track AMP data on Google Analytics?

Google Analytics (GA) has started showing analytics data wrt to canonical URLs now. Earlier finding AMP pages data in GA was easy as one can easily filter URLs ending with "/amp". But now finding AMP ...
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Google Analytics seems to be affected after setting preferred domain

I hope you can assist me with this! I've recently changed the preferred domain for my site https://example.com. Unfortunately, after doing so, it appears that views/visits are no longer being recorded ...
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Difference between Landing Page and Starting Page [duplicate]

This question is regarding Google Analytics Behavior Flow. What is the difference between a landing page and a starting page? I can't find a definite answer anywhere. Some people have suggested the ...
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Will changing from target=_blank to target=_self affect SEO or analytics?

I saw that my website is using target="_blank" on internal links due to something I totally missed in the code. So, I changed that to _self, as there is no need to target a new window while they are ...
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Filtering View by IP Address isn't excluding traffic

I've set up a filter on my View to exclude views of my website from my phone, more than 24 hours ago, like this - IP address removed I've double checked that the IP address is an exact match, based ...
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How do I see total “Sessions” for certain pages on Google Analytics?

On Google Analytics, I can use the Behavior tab to see the details of my pages and how many Page Views and Unique Page Views they generated. I want to know if there is a way to select a number of ...
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How to get rid of “Analytics Education” when logging into Google Analytics?

Each time I open Google Analytics reporting view, I am presented with their "Analytics Education" pop in: How to have this pop in closed by default please?
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How to prevent from fbclid (facebook click ID) from polluting google analytics?

Whenever someone from Facebook clicks on my site's link. fbclid is appended to the actual link which pollutes the entire thing in google analytics. For example say I have a page domain.com/contact ...
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Can I increment page views as users scroll to sections containing new images in Google Analytics?

I have a page which has multiple images, each image appears per fold. Using google analytics is it possible to increment the page views counter? So let's say if 3 images on a page the page has total ...
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How can I get the value of a dropdown menu outside a form submission with GTM?

I have two dropdowns in my site, one for chosing a region and one for chosing a city. Both dropdowns are not within a form. I want to be able to capture the user's selection of both drodowns' values ...
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GA reporting shows sudden drop indirect traffic

For a few months, our Direct traffic has been increasingly getting higher and higher. Which is very random nothing has changed, no new services etc. Recently we switched from GA embedded code to using ...
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Will session level custom variables allow Google Analytics to report on more data than page level variables?

We run a radio station site with 5 markets. The value of the market is saved as a cookie and last week I started tracking the value of that cookie in a page-level custom variable. The problem is that ...
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Prestashop: Number of transactions are not equals to products sold

I'm a newbie with Google Analytics and Google Data Studio and between two dates I've got a number X of transactions. Of course, in each transaction, you can buy one or more products, but we are going ...
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Use Google Analytics to track inquiries from AdWords users based on the URL of the contact request

My clients site cannot be modified to track goals, the platform they use will not allow it and the developer has no interest in coding anything in to help. I'm coming to the site late in the game but ...
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Double counting sessions in GA?

I am seeing a weird thing in my GA data, where the referral traffic conversions are in multiples of 3! And in some of the referral sites, the user numbers are exactly the same as sessions. Not sure if ...
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Can UTM tags be used for internal links tracking in Mixpanel?

I've always thought that using UTM parameters for internal links would significantly skew data (incorrect attribution and actual number of sessions), at least when Google Analytics is the engine ...
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Customers are counted as “exits” when they get redirected to Stripe for payment, then as “entrances” when brought back to my thank you page

I've got Stripe checkout sessions set-up on a custom e-commerce site in order to accept payments. This integration is different to the old Stripe Checkout system, where an iframe popped within your ...
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Google Analytics - Show logged in users and user status

I have control on the site and can set cookies or whatever necessary to mark the users, but not sure hot to set google analytics to allow me see breakdown of users by the login status and member ...
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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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Discrepancy between Google Ads clicks and Google Analytics sessions

After a month of ads with Google Ads Shopping campaigns and continuously identifying, day after day, a significant discrepancy of clicks on Google Ads and Sessions in Google Analytics (as well as ...
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Google Analytics Date/Hour/Time Stamp

I have a goal and I would like to see the date/hour/minute the goal occurred. Is this possible?
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How can I track which links are clicked on which pages in Google Analytics?

Consider a website with these three pages: <!-- example.com/shirts --> <body> <a href="amazon.com/red-shirt"> <a href="amazon.com/blue-shirt"> <a href="amazon.com/fabric-...
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How do I create a segment from my custom goals in Google Analytics?

I have some custom goals in GA based on certain events. For example, scroll 75% of page, video play, social share, a link click to another article etc. are all classed as goals. All together they ...
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Google Analytics reports all real-time views, but doesn't reflect in overview fully

My analytics was working normally, when suddenly in the middle of the day it stopped recording almost all pageviews/sessions in the overview and general views. Tracking works normally, everything ...
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Pagespeed Insights reports that Google Analytics is blocking main thread in page load

I'm chasing page speed, partly as proof that getting 90%+ is consistently achievable. My main issue now is Google Analytics. In the below example, it's loaded via Google Tag Manager, so there's just ...
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How can I display selected events in the Top Events category screen for Google Analytics?

I am trying to filter several events of my event list. I am trying to do it via a segmentation, but it does't work. What is the correct way to do this?
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How to exclude single sign on linkedin.com as a referral source without also excluding valid linked in referrals?

I'm using LinkedIn's Single Sign On, and when they redirect authorized users back to my site, the referring domain is "linkedin.com". For Google (accounts.google.com) I can simply exclude that ...
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How to get Google Analytics histogram of users duration (lifespan) during certain period

I have google analytics set up for my app. Let the lifespan of a user be the time difference between the last hit and the first hit it sent during certain period (i.e. during 2016). I want a ...
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Do i need User consent for Google Analytics to be GDPR complaint

I am using GA on website as everyone out there does same. In order to be GDPR complaint i had used "https://cookie-script.com" script to for user consent for one of my website and i notice for last ...
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One tracking code for many domains

I am a newbie when it comes to GA. I've created a new project that is available on the web through 6 different domains. I want to measure which domain gather the most traffic. To easily compare ...