How to Implement Google Analytics in WordPress

Posted: March 24, 2017 at 12:34 pm, Last Updated: August 29, 2017 at 2:51 pm

WordPress Plugin Options to Implement Google Analytics

Google Analyticator

Plugin URL: https://wordpress.org/plugins/google-analyticator/
Used on: Enrollment Management Data, Office of Student Financial Aid, Office of Graduate Admissions, Washington Journalism and Media Conference, Washington Scholars Program, Washington Youth Summit on the Environment
Notes: This plugin will allow you to insert custom code.

Set-up: Install the plugin and set the Google Analytics property on the plugin’s settings page to the primary analytics property for the website.

If you would also like to send pageview data to one or more additional roll-up properties: on the settings page for this plugin, in the “Additional tracking code (after tracker initialization)” field, enter the custom code to handle sending the pageview data to the relevant roll-up properties. More information

Google Analytics Dashboard for WP

Plugin URL: https://wordpress.org/plugins/google-analytics-dashboard-for-wp/
Used on: Provost

Google Analytics

Plugin URL: https://wordpress.org/plugins/googleanalytics/
Used on: Web Project

Google Analytics for WordPress by MonsterInsights

Plugin URL: https://wordpress.org/plugins/google-analytics-for-wordpress/

Header and Footer Scripts

Plugin URL: https://wordpress.org/plugins/header-and-footer-scripts/
Notes: This plugin can do whatever you want, but you have to know what you are doing.