In this article I’ll walk you through how to setup agency Google Analytics access. Google Analytics is service from Google to track website traffic. We use the data from to make business and marketing decisions.
When a client engages Digital Canvas for search engine optimization (SEO) and search engine marketing (SEM) services, Google Analytics a tool we use to help with that service.
If you don’t already have a Google Analytics account, we will ask you to first create one. If you already have an account we need access to the account. Don’t send us your login credentials! Those credentials are private and should never be shared with anyone for any reason what so ever, including Google. Google will never ask for you credentials.
Setup a New Account
If you already have a Google Analytics account you can skip this section and see how to provide us access to your existing account.
If you already have a Google account login, simply add the service to your existing Google account.
Once you have the service added, simply follow the steps below to provide Google Analytics access.
Providing Google Analytics access
- Sign in to your Google Analytics account by visiting https://www.google.com/analytics/
- Select the Admin tab and navigate to the desired account
- Select User Management
- In the “Add Permission for” add our email address “firstname.lastname@example.org” and select the following permissions:
- Read & Analyze
- Check the “Notify this user by email” so we know when this has been completed and we can accept and get to work.
Review this screen shot below. This is where in the Google Analytics admin you add the ‘email@example.com’ email address to provide agencyGoogle Analytics access to your account. if you have any questions please contact us and we can help.