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How to forward all Google Tag Manager events to Google Analytics?

When creating a Google Analytics tag, I'm left to choose either one of these: But I want to track both Page views and Events. So, to accomplish that, I'm creating two tags, one for each Track Type: ...
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Error “Field name is required” - Google Analytics API

I'm trying to make API calls to the Google Analytics API v3. Simple read-only calls work just fine, but when trying to update data views (or any update method) I always end up with the following ...
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Is it possible to somehow subcategorize events in analyitcs?

Like title says is it possible to get that sub categories and sort them out in analytics? For example we have event that says which city it was where it fired, and we have bunch of other events ...
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Google Analytics 'Appears' to be ignoring campaign attribution

I'm using universal analytics with the userId feature. I create a new clean browser session and hit my site with the following parameters set: https://www.example.com/?utm_source=mysource&...
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Why are there 50% fewer pageviews and 130% bounce rate increase when upgrading to Google Analytics Universal?

My old ga.js code is: var _gaq = _gaq || []; _gaq.push(['_setAccount', 'UA-XXXXXX-1']); _gaq.push(['_setDomainName', 'example.com']); _gaq.push(['_trackPageview']); (function(){ var ga = document....
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The impact of pasting Google Tag Manager's snippets at the end of document instead?

I'm using Google Tag Manger for the purpose using Google's Universal Analytics. Google Tag Manager's instruction suggests that the two snippets be pasted as close to the opening <head> tag as ...
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Connecting different goal types to see correlations in Google Analytics

I am looking for a way to connect asset download goals early in the buying cycle with signups at the end of the cycle. My website has complex buying cycle that happens over the course of months, for ...
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How to Fix inaccuracy of Google Analytics data? Goals are not getting recorded perfectly in Magento

Case: It's an e-commerce website running on the magneto. Condition: I've installed google analytics code UA- on the website in all the pages of it. Issue: The Goals those who are getting recorded is ...
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Google Analytics tracking by previous session activity

One of my managers has asked if it's possible to see how many users are returning to our website after having previously visited a specific campaign page. For example, Session 1: visitation to www....
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Google Analytics report for the advertising cost of an event label

I have a problem with Google Analytics report that I'm trying to do. I've set up some signups on my forms as Events. These are recorded correctly in the Behaviour reports, that show event actions and ...
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How to Check that Google Analytics is Successfully installed on every single page of a website

Is there any possible way/ method to check that google analytics code is installed on all the pages of a website? Please recommend me so, that I can fix that up.
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Are colloborators not meant to see each others' custom reports?

I have been invited to collaborate on creating custom reports in Google Analytics for a property (the admin/site owner has invited me to the account where the property is). I can access all the ...
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How do I disregard traffic where the visitor has done a specific action in Google Analytics?

Essentially, I want all visitors that follow this specific "funnel" to be ignored in the stats: Go to the website (landing: /) Click on "this specific link" No other action taken. I'd prefer to have ...
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Google Analytics structure for 8 related websites

I'm a little confused about the structure that I need to use in google analytics. I'm working for a group that has 8 websites (domains), that are all centralized. Do I need to use 8 properties (...
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Is it OK to have two “_ga” cookies in universal analytics, one for domain and one for subdomain

Our website has a number of sub-domains and we are in the process of migrating from classical analytics to universal analytics. When we migrated one of our domain from classical to universal analytics,...
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How to correct false referral traffic from tpc.googlesyndication in Google Analytics?

In Google Analytics under Acquisition -> Channels -> Referrals I observe tpc.googlesyndication popping up as a referrer. Googles documentation suggests that clicks on doubleclick ads cause this ...
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Consolidate URLs in Google Analytics

I have a website with the following URL structure: /[country]/city/[cityname]/ /[country]/city/[cityname]/events/[eventname]/ /[country]/city/[cityname]/sights/[sightname]/ /[country]/city/[cityname]/...
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Google Analytics events not registering

I am trying to track clicks on my site using the analytics.js script for tracking events. I implement the snippet and test using the "Real Time" view and nothing shows up. Here is the snippet I am ...
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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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What Are 20 Common Reasons for Incorrect Pageviews

Having gone through a large number of unanswered questions on here as well as going through some new questions asked I have come across the fact that there are a surprisingly large number of questions ...
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Missing Product Category data post migration to Universal Analytics

We recently upgraded a site from Google Analytics classic to Universal Analytics. In classic the Product Performance report had a dimension for "Product Category" in Universal the Product ...
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Does changing campaign names in AdWords mess up “Clicks to Sessions - rate” in Google Analytics

Does Google Analytics import AdWords data from connected accounts for every querried report anew? The reason I'm asking is, that I get a Clicks and Sessions Discrepancy warning in Google Analytics ...
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Where do I find missing query string paramters for Google Analytics in Chrome Dev Tools?

I can't find standard Google Analytics paramters in the query string of the collect image that sends the param-value-pairs to my Google Analytics account. In the network tab of Chrome Dev Tools I ...
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Analytics Clicks and Sessions Discrepancy warning

I'm getting the "Clicks and Sessions Discrepancy" warning in Google analytics. So I've read that this happens and GA only reports this if there's a significant discrepancy. My warning says "accrued ...
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Universal Analytics: Traffic source from target A in target B reports

I have a few targets: registration, success payment, discard payment, etc. And I need to see traffic source, that was on registration target achieved on all other reports. Is there any way to make ...
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Can I track referral traffic in Google Analytics from a domain that is redirecting to my site?

We have two domains such that www.example.org is redirecting to www.example.com. We want to track how many times someone gets to example.com from the example.org redirect. How can do do this in ...
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What do you have to be careful about when migrating a UA account to the same URL but a new website?

Off the top of my head I can think of: 301 Redirects (some pages are the same pages, but they might have a different URL) Should I use a new UA account and import the data into it, or use the same ...
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Get Google Analytics to report goal conversion by scroll depth

I've been using http://scrolldepth.parsnip.io/ to track scroll depth as an event in Google Analytics. I now want to compare that with a goal conversion to be able to track the conversion rate of users ...
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Single or multiprofile implementation of Google analytics for a webview app and website?

I have Googled around quite a bit, but didn't find any good resources to figure out the best way to implement Google analytics to track web application which has webview based mobile apps in addition ...
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Can I track form submissions through Google Tag Manager?

I want to track form submissions on the website in Google analytics. I was considering to add the following code to the SUBMIT button, <input id=”contact-submit” class=”button” type=”submit” value=...
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How to get a report that has all utm_campaign parameters in it?

When I go to create a segment in Google Analytics I do the following: Click New Segment Click Traffic Sources Then in the Campaign box, I start typing a parameter name, and it starts displaying ...
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Implications of using same Google Analytics for desktop site, mobile site, and native apps

I'm running an e-commerce site, let's say in www.example.com. I'm planning to create a mobile optimized site m.example.com and both Android and iOS app. I'm planning to track all of them using a ...
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Does the new Analytics.js have a queue for posting events?

ga.js has a queue for posting events asynchronously (see below). Does the new analytics.js have something similar? It looks like there simply is no need for a queue (presumably the new analytics ...
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Exclude All International Traffic from Google Analytics [duplicate]

How do you exclude any & all traffic that isn't from USA & Canada in Google Analytics?
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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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Chinese site: Google Analytics “Tracking Not Installed” issue

We have Chinese site "site.cn" which is hosted in Hong Kong and have Chinese cCTLD domain .cn. There is Universal Analytics tracking code installed. It is installed correctly, but there is the status ...
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How does Google Analytics define “new users”?

I've created custom report to track some params of new visitors from Google organic search. When I choose "landing page", the report returns pages like /orders/ or /order?id=xxxxx etc. The reality is ...
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ROI Web Analytics from a paper ad?

We live in a not real tech-savy town here, people have cellphones but don't appear to use social media much. In order to advertise we decided to put up flyers with pull tabs containing contact ...
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Event Tracking in Universal Analytics

I'm using Universal Analytics tracking code and would like to start tracking click events for one of the buttons. I added the ga('send'...) on click event via jQuery. Do I need to make any changes to ...
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Google Analytics ecommerce tracking referral issue with paypal payment gateway

I having a problem on ecommerce tracking. The current shopping flow: User clicked the ads from social media -facebook and directed to our site. User make order on our site. User make payment:- a. ...
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WHY must Universal Analytics code go immediately before the closing head tag?

The official Google documentation says to: Paste your snippet (unaltered, in its entirety) into every web page you want to track. Paste it immediately before the closing </head> tag. Surely ...
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Google Analytics - Create custom report based on 2 events

I am trying to create a report based on 2 events in Google Analytics. Event A is triggered when a user views a contact form and Event B is triggered when the user submits the form. What would be the ...
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How can i check the query string parameters for Internet Explorer in Google Analytics?

I am testing Google Analytics query string parameters in Internet Explorer 10. I am unable to find the required attributes in Network Tab. Any help? Would any add-ons help me?
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Error Code: 50005- Google Analytics

There terribly slow performance of GA recently, this was the error returned after waiting for several minutes for a custom report to load. Facing an error code: 50005 Checked in google for the ...
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How to test Google Analytics in firefox browser?

As a part of Google analytics testing i need to check the events triggered, hit types, conversions, custom dimensions etc.. So i need to check the above mentioned attributes in Firefox browser. I ...
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Google Analytics tracking across multiple domains - not showing domain, not tracking

I have been trying to get Google Analytics (Universal) working across two related domains, say www.foo.com and app.foo.com. According to the Google Docs, I should be able to use the Universal code ...
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Create Custom Report - for what these Site Search Goals appears in metrics?

What does it mean - Goal 10 (Site Search Goal 1...) - about 20 items, Goal 2... - about 20 items, etc.? Ok, I understand what is Site Search mean. I couldnt understand, for what these Goals are if I ...
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Self-referrals on cross-domain analytics

I have a hotel site which links out to Synxis for our booking engine and then once the booking is complete, passes the user back to our hotel domain to continue browsing. I have got ecommerce data ...
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How to use segments in google analytics API

In google analytics, We are able to create segments like below: From the Google analytics API explorer, we can pull the segment information be it by segment id or by its code: I would assume we can ...
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Analytics Reporting Using Custom Dimensions With Changing Values

I'm looking to segment users on my website by those who are logged in and those who are not, and I'm a bit confused as to how it will work out implementation-wise. So my plan is: Create a user-level ...