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November 29, 2016

Google Analytics is an important tool in our design arsenal. It directs us in making improvements to websites. When used properly analytics can tell us where users are going, what they are looking for and what they may be missing.

If you have Google Analytics installed in your website we will need access.

1. Log into your Google Analytics Account

2. Select ADMIN at the top.

3. Select User Management at the account or property level.

4. Enter the google account Email, assign permissions, check the Notify this user by email box and click Add

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January 30, 2013

A good first step to search engine optimization is installing Google Analytics. This will allow you to monitor your website traffic and gain insights into your website visitors as well as your website’s performance on Google. If you don’t already have Google Analytics installed on your web pages, you should go ahead and install it now. If you need help installing Google Analytics, please contact me.

Adding an Admin to Google Analytics

The remainder of this article is for clients with Google Analytics installed so they can add a web professional to the Analytics account prior to engaging in Search Engine Optimization.

  1. First, sign into Google Analytics.
  2. Next, click the admin button in the upper right.

  3. Next, select the account you want to work with.

  4. Now select the users tab.

  5. Now click the ‘New User’ button.

    Google Analytics - Select 'New User' button

  6. Enter my gmail address (* see image below for preferred gmail address to use ‘sabesross…’). You can select the Administrator radio button then ‘Add User’ to give me full administrative access. If you need to limit my access, you can select the ‘User’ radio button and add the profile using the list boxes below and finally press the ‘Add User’ button on the bottom.

    Google Analytics - Enter new admin user information

I hope these instructions are helpful as we begin the process of analysis prior to the actual planning and implementation of your website Search Engine Optimization.

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