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Google Analytics for WordPress

Track your WordPress site easily and with lots of metadata: views per author & category, automatic tracking of outbound clicks and pageviews.

216 reviews
Average Rating
4 stars
4.3 out of 5 stars
4 stars
Great but needs an update
By , for WP 3.9.1

As others have expressed the plugin needs to be brought up to date with Google Analytics latest features. I installed this on my site a few years ago, and it's pretty good otherwise though.

1 star
After deinstall it's still working, cant't stop it
By , for WP 3.9.1

It's still breaking other Tracking code i.e. Tag Manager.

4 stars
Warning - adds it's own analytics code to your site by default
By , for WP 3.9.1

We assumed this was just bringing reporting into the WordPress CMS, and already had GA code in our header. However this plugin once installed adds it's own tracking code by default. You can turn this off, but it is not clear, and double analytics code on your site makes certain stats (bounce rate, time on page, number of page views, etc) seem unrealistically positive.

Other than this oversight - it's great and very useful.

4 stars
No Universal Analytics Update
By , for WP 3.9.1

I really loved this plugin. Apparently it takes care of major Google analytics tweaks. I used this plugin in my blog for couple of years.

But the the only problem with this plugin is : UPDATES, yup! it gets New Google analytics updates very later stage such as Universal Analytics Update. After release Yoast SEO plugins still haven't updated with UA not even remarketing facility.

Yes, I know this plugin is free but who doesn't loves to stay updated. I think unlike me many are also waiting for the update.

5 stars
Special plugin !
By ,

I like all Yoast plugins, but this one is special.

5 stars
Excellent Comprehensive Easy to use
By , for WP 3.9.1

Excellent Comprehensive Easy to use, Many Many thanks

5 stars
great
By ,

great

1 star
Could NEVER Get to Authenticate
By , for WP 3.9.1

Could never get it to work. Spent a lot of time trying to get it to authenticate. Continued to get an error message. Big ADS from developer, Yoast advertising they could take this aggravation away for $179 were agitating. Don't waste your time. Disappointing.
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5 stars
Use both your SEO and Anayltics WAHOOOO
By , for WP 3.9.1

Easy to use, easy to understand, THANK YOU!

5 stars
Best GA plugin
By ,

Best GA plugin ever very easy to use.

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