Google Analytics is a free service provided by Google that gives a website owner all sorts of information and statistics about the incoming traffic and visitors. This is a great tool to add to your site if you are looking for a visitor counter.
Steps to Configure Google Analytics:
- First, you'll need to follow the steps in Get Started with Google Analytics to set up your account and configure your web tracking code.
- Then, flip back over to your Blue Sombrero site and go to Website >> Google Analytics.
- Paste your tracking code in the Tracking ID box.
- Then click on Update.
- You will receive an email in 7 days showing site usage: locations where people are viewing your site, usage in comparison to the previous year or week, and how people are being directed to your website!