What is one of the first things you should do after getting your blog setup? Install Google Analytics of course!
Google Analytics will allow you to see how many people are coming to your site, what content they are consuming most, how long they are staying and much much more.
In this post, I will show you step by step how to install Google Analytics on your blog and get it setup to start tracking your website statistics.
How To Install Google Analytics
Step 1 – Sign into Google
The first thing you will need is a Google account. If you already use Gmail then you already have one. You can sign in or create an account by going to analytics.google.com.
If you are not signed in, it will prompt you to sign in or “create an account”.
After you sign in, you will be taken to the analytics sign up page, simply click the Sign Up button.