How to set up Google Analytics


  1. Go to
  2. Log in using your Google Account or create a new one
  3. If you already have access to or own an analytics account go to Admin -> Account -> Create Account
  4. Choose an account name, website name and make sure your website url is prefixed with the correct http / https protocol
  5. Select your timezone and data sharing preferences (we have no secrets so why not share everything)
  6. Agree to Google’s extensive…. T’s & C’s
  7. Get your tracking ID
  8. Paste the code directly before the </head> tag – see screenshots for typical WordPress installation
  9. Save the file and upload to your server