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How to Install Google Analytics on WordPress

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In this video we quickly learn how to install Google Analytics on our WordPress site without having to add any code manually. You'll be tracking visitors in less than 5 minutes!

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How to Install Google Analytics on WordPress

  1. Follow these steps and you'll be tracking vistors with Google Analytics in no time.
  2. Create a Google Analytics Account
  3. Login to your WordPress dashboard on your site
  4. Look down the left hand side and select Plugins->Add New
  5. In the Search box type Google Analytics
  6. Look for a plugin called Google Analyticator
  7. Click “Install”
  8. Wait
  9. Click “Activate”
  10. Look down the left hand side and select Settings->Google Analytics
  11. Click on “Click Here” at the top of the page
  12. A pop up opens
  13. Click “Allow Access” (make sure you're logged into Google)
  14. Highlight the code in the box and copy it to your clipboard (Control-C or CMD-C if you have a Mac)
  15. Go back to the plugin screen on your site
  16. Paste the code into the box
  17. Click “Save & Continue”
  18. Click Enabled
  19. Make sure the correct Google Analytics profile is selected
  20. Change an other settings you want
  21. Scroll down to the bottom
  22. Click Save
  23. You're Done

You should now be tracking visitors within your Google Analytics account. It takes a few hours to collect data. If you have any questions please post in the comments.

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