Scenario; exclude traffic from an IP address

  1. Log into Analytics and go to Admin
  2. Filters can be applied to an account or to a specific view
  3. In this case we want to exclude traffic from our website view from an internal users IP address
  4. Click on filters under the view settings (the third column in admin)
  5. Click add filter
  6. Give your filter a name i.e. ‘Exclude Me’
  7. Choose ‘exclude‘ from the drop down under predefined
  8. Choose ‘traffic from the IP addresses
  9. Choose ‘that are equal to‘ under expression
  10. Do a quick Google search for ‘My IP Address‘ and copy it
  11. Paste it into the text box
  12. Click save
  13. Your behaviour is now excluded from the analytics view, get in touch to find out how we can help exclude advanced ranges of IP addresses and your development site!