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Add Google Analytics manually, or use a plug-in?

Our situation is that we only dabble with Wordpress, however one of our Wordpress customers wishes to add Google Analytics to his site. I'm assuming we can do this manually, relatively easily. And ...
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Disable plugin / plugin action via theme

I have installed the Google Analyticator plugin on my site. I am also using the MobilePress plugin to serve up a theme designed for non-smart-phone mobile browsers. I have set up Google Analytics for ...
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How can I enable Google Analytics on a file download link?

I'm using Wordpress to present some software for download. The download links are provided via Custom Link entries in a side menu. I would like to enable Google Analytics tracking for these file ...
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Analytics plugins that allow for inclusion of _trackPageLoadTime()?

Are there any plugins that allow one to make use of the _trackPageLoadTime(); functionality available in the new version of Google Analytics yet?
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Can I install Analytics before deciding on a theme?

I haven't decided what theme to have on my WordPress site yet. But I do want Google Analytics on the site. Before installing Google Analytics on the site, do I need to decide on the theme? i.e. ...
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Can I integrate Google Analytics with my blog, hosted at wordpress.com?

I have a blog hosted at wordpress.com. How do I integrate it with Google Analytics?
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Need a WordPress Plugin for Google Analytics, Favicon, Meta Keywords & Description?

I am using WordPress for my site and need to add Google Analytics, a favicon, meta keywords, meta descriptions. I searched for plugin that would do this and found different plugins for each. Can ...
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Track advertisement earnings per blog post and page in wordpress?

I have this unique situation (though i doubt it no one has ever asked this before!). I want to track advertisement earnings from a service like Adsense per blog post and per page or per author . Why ...
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How to pass on Google Adwords gclid variable to other pages

i need to track if people filled out any of my forms on my wordpress blog if they where coming from a Google Adwords ad. There are many forms on my website like for booking a demo presentation, ...
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Does wordpress insert automatic google analytic?

I just noticed there was this script in my source code: <script src='/google_analytics_auto.js'></script> I did not insert this script and I have no plugins, so I don't know why it's ...
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What type of Google tracking should I use?

I have WP Multisite and now I want to track the different sites. I'm using Multisite Domain Mapping to map www.mysite.com to http://subsite.mysite.com My questions is: a) Do I need to add the same ...
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Tracking RSS subscribers in Google Analytics

I wish to tag visitors who came to my site and clicked the RSS button. My goal is to "Segment" this visitors in Google Analytics, so I'll be able to see where my "new readers" are coming from. How ...
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Google Analytics post views in WordPress? [closed]

Does anyone know of a wordpress plugin or widget that uses Google Analytics to display the page views to the user of the page they are on? The reason it need to integrate with google analytics is ...
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Tracking Disqus comments on Google Analytics

I'm using Disqus for my blog comments, and Google Analytics for tracking users. I have both implemented using plugins (Disqus Comment System and Google Analyticator). I'd like to track comments, but I ...
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adding google event tracking to links in posts

I am trying to add outbound link tracking for links within my posts. But only for links that do not have an img as a child. My code is below but does not add my class to any links in my posts: ...
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Can a plugin deactivate itself?

We have a situation where a couple of our longstanding plugins (Google Analytics is one) are currently offering the option to "Activate" them. This figures, because Google Analytics traffic stopped ...
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How to detect if a Shortcode is being called on a page?

I'm trying to push some variables to google analytics and would like to be able to detect if a shortcode has been included on a page at all. Anybody know a smart way going about this? Thank you! ...
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Are there any plugins yet that support Facebook Like, Google +1 and allow Social Interaction tracking on Google Analytics

I know that Google +1 is quite new (at time of writing), but I wondered if there were any plugins that support these. By "Social Interaction tracking on Google Analytics" I mean - that use this code - ...
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google conversion code

What is the best practice for adding google conversion tracking code to a specific page?
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wp_nav_menu google analytics event tracking

I've got a WP3 custom menu, with a custom link in the menu, How can I add google analytics event tracking to that custom link. Thanks Alex
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add most viewed post by google analytic in loop [closed]

I'm trying to find a solution to display the 5 post most viewed ( from google analytics) in my loop. The only way I find at the moment is to use this plugin 'Google Analytics Top Content Widget ' ...
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Plugin: Google Analytics for Dashboard error - Timestamp is too far from current time

Has anyone used the Google Analytics for Dashboard plugin? I've installed it successfully, but whenever I try to link it to my Google Account using the Start Login Process button, I keep getting a ...
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How to get an event to fire using Google Tag Manager for the wordpress audio player?

I am trying to track when people listen to audio I have embeded on a wordpress site via the wordpress [audio] player. I looked at the source code and inspect element of the play button and there is ...
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Tracking Published Date as Custom Variable for Google Analytics

I want to track traffic with Google Analtyics based upon the post publish date. For example, what new articles are doing well or poorly compared to similarly published posts. I added this before my ...
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Track tags in Google Analytics? [closed]

I'd like to track tags for our posts in GA. Is there a way to submit them and have them associated the same way they apply in Wordpress, so that you can see how a particular tag is doing? For ...
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Tracking post type in Google Analytics

Is there an easy way to filter between posts and pages in Google Analytics? Page is listed as a Primary Dimension when I drill down to Content but I'm not sure if that includes posts as well.
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Installing google analytics code on wordpress blog

There are many ways suggested on the internet to install google analytics code on wordpress blog and I would like to clear my doubts. When I copy the analytics code to the footer.php Will this be ...
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How to remove Google Analyticator in Wordpress site?

I have issues in uninstalling Google Analyticator. Should I just ignore it and install Google Analytics for Wordpress instead?
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How to install Google Analytics onto site without internet access

I just created an intranet site for the company that I work for. The IT department will not allow my site to access the internet for security reasons, but my boss still wants Google Analytics ...
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How to let authors only see website stats for their posts?

Is there a way to show each author website stats, just for the posts that they have published? I run WP as a directory service (1 post each) and thought it would be handy for authors to be able to ...
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Is there a WordPress form plugin that can easily be configured for Google Analytics goals?

I don't want to have to make use of a destination url, so ideally I would like to be able to add the onclick="_gaq.push(['_trackPageview', '/G1/whatever']);" event to the submit button on the form.
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Free Google Analytics plugin that works with Wordpress in network mode (WPMU)? [closed]

Is there any free Google Analytics plugin that works with WPMU? Please suggest only if you use it and it works.
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Moving to a WordPress blog. What do I need to know?

I'll be moving my blog from another engine to WordPress shortly. However, I am a complete noob to WordPress. So I am wanting to at least replicate the functionality my old blog used to have. ...
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WP + Google analytics = /search?

I finally found some time to tweak our business site. After digging some Google Analytic data I found out a portion of our users goes to "/search". Problem is: We don't offer a search function on our ...
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Google Analytics always shows at least two page views per visit - What can cause this?

I'm using Google Analytics on my wordpress blog, and I'm seeing some suspicious numbers: very low bounce rate (less than 1%) when doing the live view, I always see page views as a multiple of two ...
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How do I add google tracking code to a wordpress.com site?

I want to add google analytics to my free wordpress.com blog. I have the html tracking code but I can't figure out how to add it to my blog from the wordpress.com dashboard.
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Google Analytics event tracking code being stripped out of links in Author box - WordPress site

I am using Yoast's Google Analytics plugin on my WordPress site. I have enabled Event Tracking for outbound links and have successfully manually added event tracking for some other internal links. It ...
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Use Google Analytics' User ID function with Wordpress site

I need to integrate the user ID function with my wordpress site. Been looking for a dedicated plugin but closest thing I could find was https://en-gb.wordpress.org/plugins/google-analytics-adder/ but ...
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Google analytic issue in wordpress

If I put this code in Wordpress Footer.php the Google analytic code is visible in Footer when viewed in Browser inspect - <?php if(of_get_option('google_analytics')):?><script><?php ...
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How can I track registered wordpress users with Clicky analytics by user role?

I use Yoast's Clicky analytics plugin to easily integrate Clicky tracking for my wordpress website. (I tagged this question with the google-analytics tag because I do not have enough points to create ...
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Contact Form 7 - redirect with variable | Google Analyitcs

This is the case: I have 10 courses on my website with a contact form where they can subscribe to the course. There is one contact form for all courses. When they subscribe now they just get a ...
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Tracking click event

I'm trying to use Google Analytics Events Plugin to track some events on this page I added a Click event on class et_pb_contact_submit et_pb_button and on id _wpnonce-et-pb-contact-form-submitted. I ...
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Tracking custom event with Google Analytics by Yoast Plugin

Hey guys can anyone help me out about how to do custom even tracking while using this plugin? I'm adding custom code via jquery depending on adblcoking enabled like this _gaq.push(['_trackEvent', ...
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Add a hook to wp_mail() to track Google Analytics Event?

I am looking for a way to include Google tracking in the wp_mail function to have every email sent out by WordPress be tracked in Google Analytics. This thread offers kind of a solution, but I'm not ...
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Google analytics not working on WordPress

I recently created a site using wordpress here http://www.volatileinterface.com/. I created a google analytics account and then added the tracking code to all of my pages using a plugin from the ...
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Google Analytics tracking code on just one page?

Having an issue where I have a client who wants his Google Analytics code on just one page. I'm using the following is_page code but in the footer.php of my child theme, but it's not appearing on the ...
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Popular posts - based on pageviews

I'm trying to figure out if it's possible, either by using a pre-existing plugin or some other route to pick the 10 most popular posts based off of page views (per the last month)? Using either Google ...
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How to disable special character sanitizing for slugs

We are trying to track specific blog posts that are shared on social media sites and tech blogs. I selected Google Analytics for this and using Google UTM URL builder, I created a custom campaign ...
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Weird characters behind every single link and images

My site http://ilovetaobao.my If you view page source, almost every single images and links have this in the end of the URL. ?84d5a9 For example like ...
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Create a Theme Option with Google Analytics

I'd like to create a theme options page just to put a text area so my clients can add the Google Analytics code in the WordPress panel. I have looking for this, but I can't find anything specific ...