Join Morten Rand-Hendriksen for an in-depth discussion in this video Installing and activating Google Analyticator, part of WordPress Plugins: Analytics.
…Now that you've set up a Google Analytics account, you need to get…your WordPress site to send information…about the visitors to Google Analytics itself.…If you were on a regular website, you would do that manually, but…because we are in WordPress, we can use a plug-in to make that happen.…If you go to the WordPress.org…plug-in directory, you'll find hundreds of plug-ins…that are called Google Analytics something that do pretty much the same thing.…They allow you to log into Google Analytics directly from…the WordPress dashboard, and then send information to Google Analytics.…
The plug-in I use the most is this…one called Google Analyticator, and I use it both…on my own sites, and on my client sites, and there's a very good reason for that.…As you can see here in this preview window, Google…Analyticator gives you a Google Analytics summary right in your dashboard.…So you can get a quick preview of what your…analytics look like right now when you are on your site.…This is something that's really helpful especially if…
- Installing and activating the plugins
- Configuring settings
- Connecting to a Google Analytics account
- Setting up Piwik on your server
- Viewing stats