Setting up the Google Analytics add-on

Modified on: Sun, Apr 6, 2014 at 11:21 PM


The Google Analytics add-on is created in order to allow administrators to see the statistics for Merchium on their Google account.

NOTE: To learn more about Google Analytics refer to the http://www.google.com/analytics site.

To set up the Google Analytics add-on:
  1. In the administration panel, go to Add-ons > Manage add-ons and enable the Google Analytics add-on (change its status to Active in the select box on the right).
  2. Click on the name of the add-on.
  3. Enter the Google Analytics account number into the Google Analytics account number field.
    NOTE: The Google Analytics account number is the value of the _uacct variable in the Google Analytics Tracking Code. For example, if you see _uacct= "UA-1111111-1" you should put UA-1111111-1 in the Google Analytics account number field.
  4. If you would like to track your Merchium orders, enable the Track e-commerce transactions option. Then you should select Yes in the E-commerce website option on the profile page of your site in your Google Analytics account. You will be able to view reports under the E-commerce section of your Google Analytics account.
  5. Click the Save button.


    NOTE: In order to get the Google Analytics account number you should create your own account on the http://www.google.com/analytics site. After that you will be able to obtain this number there.

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