Google Analytics / Analytics

  • first release
    2009-06-15
  • last updated
    2020-07-25
  • current version
    2.3.8
  • requires WP version
    3.8
  • tested up to
    5.4.2
  • download count
    4 540 195
  • rating total
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Google Analytics

Monitor, analyze, and measure visitor engagement for your site directly from your WordPress dashboard with our Google Analytics plugin. With our Google Analytics dashboard, you’ll be able to conveniently access Google Analytics reports in the same interface you already use every day to write and manage your posts.

Unlike other plugins, there are no monthly fees or paid upgrades for this plugin. All of the features are 100% free.

GOOGLE ANALYTICS SETUP

Get started in less than 10 minutes. Installation is quick and easy, no developers required.

Simply download the plugin, log into Google, select the required website, and it will automatically include the appropriate code.

GOOGLE ANALYTICS DASHBOARD

Start making data-driven decisions with real time stats including:

  • Visitor trends – Dive deeper into your website’s page views, users, pages per session, and bounce rate for the past 7 days as compared to the previous 7 days
  • Traffic sources – Discover which 5 traffic sources are driving the most visitors to your website
  • Top pages – Stay updated on your 10 most viewed pages

With our mobile-optimized plugin, you’ll be able to stay informed and get actionable insights on any device. For more accurate stats, you also have the option to disable tracking for any role like Admins or Editors so your analytics represent real visitors.

If you don’t have a Google Analytics account, you can sign up for free here: https://www.google.com/analytics/

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Share buttons – Enable one-click sharing to start scaling your site traffic today.

Follow buttons – Expand your social following across 20+ social channels including Facebook, Twitter, WhatsApp, and Pinterest.

Reaction buttons – Give your audience a fun and easy way to react to your content.

SUPPORT

If you have any questions, please contact us at support@sharethis.com.

By downloading and installing this plugin, you are agreeing to the Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Changelog

2.3.8

  • Fix compatibility with WPML.

2.3.7

  • Fix property creation structure.
  • Remove terms blocker.

2.3.6

  • Add onboarding product to property creation.

2.3.5

  • Updated analytics feature.
  • Add filter to show 30 days worth of data.
  • Add “Top 10 Pages/Posts” by Pageviews.
  • For all charts, add a link that allows user to go to Google Analytics page where the data is from.
  • Improved debug messaging.
  • Removed “Trending Contents” feature.
  • Removed comparison line in chart.

2.2.5

  • WP ver 5+ compatibility tests.
  • Code quality clean up.
  • Fix setting save.

2.1.5

  • Added IP Anonymization Option.
  • Added Google Optimization field.
  • Updated GA code posting method.

2.1.4

  • Updated SSL cert reference.
  • Fixed Trending Content connection issue.
  • Updated copy for better user understanding.
  • Removed auto sending function from debug / added copy function.

2.1.2

  • Fixed authentication error issue experienced by some users.
  • Added re-authentication button for easier changing or relinking of Google Analytics accounts.
  • Added “Send Debug” button for faster technical troubleshooting.
  • Added refresh button for Google Analytics within dashboard.
  • Included new alert for missing Google Analytics account.
  • Included new alert for unsupported PHP version.

2.1.1

  • Reduced requests to Google API to help with Google Analytics quotas

2.1

  • NEW: Trending Content – trending content shows you a list of content that is performing better than average
  • NEW: Alerts – option to sign up for alerts via email or Slack when your content is taking off
  • Additional caching to always show Google Analytics dashboards
  • User interface improvements

2.0.5

  • Better compatibility with the Google API quotas
  • Undefined variable fix, thanks to charlesstpierre

2.0.4

  • Replaced Bootstrap with own scripts

2.0.3

  • Reliability improvements for Google Analytics access
  • Better connection to Google Analytics API
  • Fixed the save settings issue, thanks @biologix @tanshaydar
  • Minor bug fixes

2.0.2

  • Fixed issues related to older versions of PHP
  • Fixed terms of service notice
  • Added better support for HTTP proxy, thanks @usrlocaldick for the suggestion
  • Added better support when WP_PLUGIN_DIR are already set, thanks @heiglandreas for the tip
  • Added support for PHP version 5.2.17

2.0.1

  • Fix for old versions of PHP

2.0.0

  • Completely redesigned with new features!
  • Updated with the latest Google Analytics code
  • No need to find your GA property ID and copy it over, just sign in with Google and choose your site
  • See analytics right inside the plugin, the past 7 days vs your previous 7 days
  • Shows pageviews, users, pages per session and bounce rate + top 5 traffic referrals
  • WordPress Dashboard widget for 7, 30 or 90 days graph and top site usage stats
  • Disable tracking for logged in users like admins or editors for more reliable analytics

1.0.7

  • Added ability to include Google Analytics tracking code on every WordPress page
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