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How to show your Google Analytics stats on your Create Dashboard


The Create Google Analytics Dashboard tool allows you to display your Google Analytics statistics for your website, right on your Create Dashboard! Available on each package, this tool allows you to see all the latest hits, page views and other important visitor information about your website, at a glance, right in your Create account.

You will be able to see:

  • Visits and page views
  • Top Referrers
  • Top Keywords
  • Top Pages
  • Visitor Location

Furthermore, linking your Google account to your Create account will automatically add tracking code to your shop checkout. This will mean that you can set up some specific goals and funnels in  your Google Analytics to track your sales. You can read more about setting up Goals in Google Analytics on Google's help pages here.

If you have not done so already, before you start, you will need to link your Create website to your Google Analytics account. You can read how to set up Google Analytics to track your Create website here.

Set up for Dashboard tool is easy. You can show your results on your Dashboard by following the instructions below:

  1. Log in to your Create account.
  2. Click “Content” from the Top Menu.
  3. Click “Edit Site Information” from the left-hand menu.
  4. Click “Google Analytics” from the top tabs.
  5. Under “Google Authentication”, click “Connect to Google”.
  6. You will then be prompted to log in to your Google account. Enter your username and password and click “Login”.
  7. Click “Accept” to allow Create to display your stats in your account.
  8. Now, back on your Google Analytics page, you will be able to confirm which Google Analytics profile you wish to connect with your account. If you have more than one profile on your account, you can choose it from the drop-down menu box then click “Save Changes” to confirm.

Choose your Google Analytics profile

That's it! You're all set up.

Now, you can chose which details you would like to add to your dashboard by following the steps below:

  1. Click “Home” from the Top Menu.
  2. Scroll down to the bottom of the page to the “Add an item to your dashboard” drop down and choose any (or all) of the following: Visits and page views, Top Referrers, Top Keywords, Top Pages, Visitor Location

You can see an example of the different items you can add to your dashboard below:

Top-Keywords.png    Top-Referrers.png
Top Keywords                                                                               Top Referrers

Top-Pages.png     visitor-location.png
Top Pages                                                                                     Visitor Location

Visits & Pageviews

The Create Google Analytics Dashboard tool is available on the Website Builder, Shop Builder, Shop Builder Pro and Shop Builder Advanced packages.

If you have any questions about using this feature please contact your Account Manager who will be happy to help!