Google analytics is a Google product which shows your website or blog statistics in nicely manner. It shows how your visitors use your site, How they enter into your website, what keyword they use, how they exit from your blog and how you can retain them for a longer time.
so it is very essential for your blog to install analytics in your wordpress blog. In this tutorial we will learn how to install analytics in wordpress.
You can follow below step by step process to install analytics in wordpress.
1. Signup for Google analytics
You need to create a google analytics account before adding that to your blog. If you have Gmail account then you can directly signin but if you don’t have any account with Google you can follow above link to signup.
2. Copy Google analytics code
After successful creation of account. Google analytics will present you a screen shown in below screenshot.
Copy the Google tracking code highlighted in above screenshot.
3. Install Google analytics Plugin
we are now done with configuration section so we now login to our blog dashboard and install Google analytics plugin from Plugins section. I assume that you already know how to install plugin in wordpress if you don’t know you can follow my how to install plugin in wordpress tutorial.
5. Add Analytics code to Plugin settings page
You need to know add your google analytics code create in step 3 to plugin settings page as shown in below screenshot.
click on Save changes to save everything.
Congratulations! Now you can track easily your visitors information under your Google analytics account. I hope that now you know how to install Analytics in wordpress.