Steps to follow
- Download GA plugin
- Install Google analytics plugin
- Activate plugin
- Register a tracking account with GA
- Copy and paste the code in wordpress dashboard
Let us work on the problem now, it is pretty easy to do.
Download GA plugin
Download the plugin from here or from here.
Install Google analytics plugin
Upload the GA plugin file in /public_html/wp-content/plugins
If it is a zip file, unzip it.
Open wordpress dashboard and go to the plugins section.Activate the wordpress plugin
Register the tracking account with Google analytics
Click on Add a new account in the analytics home page
Enter the website details
Copy the analytics code
Copy and paste the code in wordpress dashboard
In wordpress dashboard, go to settings and you will find GA there.
Click on Google Analytics and you will be displayed with the GA settings screen.
Paste the tracking code in the GA script box.
Note: Make sure the tracking code is same.
Go back to Google analytics and see if the results are pulled in. If you do not see success again try. It takes some time to get the details reflected in.
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