You’ve installed ExactMetrics and now the next step is to connect your ExactMetrics to Google Analytics.
Follow this guide to get authenticated and connected within minutes.
- ExactMetrics is installed on your WordPress site.
- You’ve created a profile for your website in Google Analytics.
- If you’re not sure you can also check if you already have a Google Analytics account.
Authenticate Google Analytics With ExactMetrics
With ExactMetrics installed, and your site profile created within your Google Analytics account, the next step is to authenticate your Google Analytics with ExactMetrics.
Step 1. Log into your WordPress site:
Step 2. Head into ExactMetrics » Settings:
Step 3. Launch the Setup Wizard:
Step 4. Choose your website type:
Step 5. Choose the proper email which contains the Google Analytics Profile for your WordPress site:
Step 6. You will be prompted to give ExactMetrics permissions:
ExactMetrics requires all permissions to be granted.
To offer the best experience in Google Analytics and to implement future features seamlessly, ExactMetrics requires these permissions to function as intended. To read more details see: Google Permissions for oAuth.
Step 7. You’ll be prompted to select the correct profile for your site:
Step 8. Open the dropdown and choose the correct view:
Step 9: Click Complete Connection:
Step 10: Follow the rest of the Setup Wizard:
You did it! You’ve authenticated your Google Analytics. With ExactMetrics, the best Google Analytics plugin for WordPress, you’ll also have some of the most advanced tracking possible now implemented within your WordPress site.
What’s next? Configure your Google Analytics set up and optimize settings based on your Analytics needs: Getting Started with ExactMetrics: Guide and Checklist for Advanced Metrics