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WP-Simple-Analytics lets you track visitors to your website easily via Google Analytics. It differs from other Google Analytics plugins by being much simpler, easier to setup and install and by being much more lightweight.


1 – Download wp-simple-analytics, upload the full directory into your plugins
directory (wp-content/plugins/)
2 – Open up wp-simple-analytics.php in a text editor and change the $analytics_key
variable (at the top of the page to whatever your Google Analytics key is. Save
this and upload it into your wp-simple-analytics directory
3 – Open up your wordpress control panel, go into your plugins page and activate the
4 – Enjoy your shiny Google Analytics stats

If wp-simple-analytics has not been setup correctly it will leave a small HTML comment
in your WordPress pages. It is recommened that you use your browser to view the page
source (Ctrl+U in Firefox) and make sure that wp-simple-analytics has been setup

Contributors & Developers

“WP-Simple-Analytics” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

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