How to use SiteKit to add Google Analytics and Tag Manager?

SiteKit is a very helpful pluggin that gives you insight on how people find and use your site and you can use it to add Google Analytics and Tag Manager and this is how you do it!

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if we had the snippet inserted along with tag manager, And then I guess, not that we changed, it’s not started. Would there make any difference on report day. Yeah. It means your for reporting. Okay. So the advantage of connecting, your analytics camp, but not adding it not inserting the snippet is that it will allow you to see your information in your wordpress dashboard. I see. Okay. That’s why. most people do that. Okay. Oh, look. I’m not this money. miss wow. I Right? page the experience. Okay great. Like, this tells you speed. And all that address. Hello? Okay. So and that’s what, but but what I’m recommending you do is set tag manager, then use tag manager edge of code. This offers several advantages to you mostly that you could manage all your code one space and protect manager account. just make sure that Oh that’s interesting. Yeah. I I tell you, don’t feel mad. I realize I doing this click I’m glad you just tell me this because I need to go back and check So also, I think so I think what I say next this I don’t know what I doing so And I i also have it set for, like, the the raw backup data. Is that correct? What do you have your set on? Oh, come on computer. Hello? M you. I didn’t need to do that. When you click on your edit, there. And analytics. U. just edit it there at the bottom. you have all site data. Always. Okay. So I don’t know. Lemme me see. that would be like my master view. That’s probably what you have. Yeah. I think that’s probably what. You have named. Okay. Remember we chris these views there’s a testing one for when we got a treating something. backup up. Yeah. Never ever changed what this all this is doing is saying which do do you want to see that snapshot of in google analytics. Okay. So that little code. shows down to all views. And then So this is really stating which beauty want to see. in inward press dashboard press mistaken. Yes. Okay… Relate. Okay. property gives the Cid number. Yeah. that it’s how it knows which code to send information to. Hello. But. Mkay. M. Yep. That’s i one. Finally got into the Yeah. so next week, when we get our report on Mondays it will probably less this time it because it’s not double forty. So if you made that mistake, what I would do is go into Google analytics today and make a note to yourself, That says. removed Google little or something that you remember. Mh. you know, you know how to do that? Can you show me? Alright. Let’s do that. Yeah. let me stop sharing case this just something I don’t want to show. Okay. Alright. Let me share screen again. Alright. This is where it this is where it took me. So all I really wanna go to is if I can go you my reports. it’s just good to all traffic channels. and i have to have today selected because by the remember Google Analytics works late doesn’t show at least universal analytics doesn’t show very good real time. Four will start to show more real time data. They just So I really have to do because this includes up yesterday, I really have to go and select the date to me today has be September first, Bye. oh And to see this little arrow around down here underneath the day. really so. Click on that, And it opens up this last thing to create new adaptation. A crate meditation, I can put whatever I want in there. So going. put that in there. So now whenever I view Any that’s not gonna work really well. but like, I select a time period, long as an included Damon said no. Whenever I go here and helping us know it’s makes a note here. you’ll see, This isn’t a good example. But you’ll see us a little note here as well. Let, let show up. Let me show you better. let’s go and do. august eighteenth. Hello? Okay. See how. There’s low no marker here. Yeah. The sixteenth. Really small. that tells you something happened on legacy team that might affect donna i So if you if you go, if you make a note, on today in your Google Analytics, because you noticed do you did something that’s gonna affect your down? when you come back in a couple months, you’re look at what has data suddenly had increased on September first You never. Oh, yeah. yeah. I fix that or I did that. I always do this little a launching new website. Right. So I very least, I remember when it launched, because here’s is that I wanna go. Where did we launch Oh, you can also create the private adaptation. That is only available to you. Hello Okay. So sure it means anybody has access this scooter analytics account. Not you’re password, but your account so anybody who like, if you had a business, and anybody who had has access that to profile be able to see it, private means only you. the person logging in Google Analytics can see that note. Okay. So let’s say I have staff. if I made a private, only knee logging in would get it, but if if La, pattern own separate login to google the analytics from my website. she would not see the private notes, you’d would only see shared notes. Okay. Yeah. So that’s really nice feature because it’s so easy you forget when things happen So for instance, like one other feature I could use the adding notes, Why why was there a ton of traffic on Sunday? I don’t know. What if what if, like, a I I have a partner. who is gonna talk about me on a podcast. I I I’m this one coming up. And so when they talk about me in the podcast. they’re not interviewing me I could go and make a notation. This is where the podcast is launched. That’s really helpful because he just talking about the Enterprise. He’s not like linking to me where I could add T codes no where came from it would be just a spike. Right? Just one one of the reasons so I could add a note on. this day to say, oh, this is when the podcast is launched. So at that point forward, And there’s all kinds of really great things you can do with the notation. features something google analytics Okay. Bye. Okay. Good. Yeah. I just went in despite this launch last night and put a note that it when it wants. Yes. I mean, that’s that I think that’ll help you. Right? Because what you could do is you could create a really long time scale I wanna see everything for the last two years. And then you’ll find out a lot more the big moments in this website history. That might affect kinda. Yeah. This is one that before like, it was. just to forward a domain So. Yeah. Okay. Yeah. It’s it’s really helpful when it goes to things like Okay. Since we launched the new website, our traffic has doubled. I set a time frame between have launched today and I get compared the previous period, immediately know how that help perform Yeah. Right?

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