Sign up with Google Analytics:
To sign up with Google Analytics, you need a Gmail or Google account to start.
There are different methods to install Google analytics in wordpress. Here we are going to discuss one of the methods. Use any one of the methods in order to avoid double tracking page view.
Google Analytics for WordPress by MonsterInsights
MonsterInsights is one of the popular google analytics plugins for wordpress. This plugin is widely used around 3 million websites like PlayStation, WPBeginner, Bloomberg and more. This plugin is available as a free plugin as well as a premium. You can use the MonsterInsights Pro version for advanced features like Ads tracking, eCommerce tracking, Author tracking, etc… Let’s see how to install the plugin.
First, you need to install the plugin and activate the plugin. After that, the plugin adds a new menu labeled ‘Insights’ to your WordPress admin menu. By clicking the menu you will direct to the MonsterInsights setup. In that you have to choose a category for your website (Business, blog or e-commerce) >> save and continue>> Connect MonsterInsights>> choose google account >> allow. Next, select your website to track >> Complete connection
Now, MonsterInsights will install Google Analytics on your website. Then, you have to select recommended settings for your website>> Save and continue. Next, MonsterInsights will show you the pro plugins if you want you can install it else you can skip this by clicking Save and continue. After that, you need to install the WPForms plugin. You can install it or skip this by clicking Save and continue. Now, your Installation is successfully completed.