Have you ever wanted to monitor your website analytics right from your WordPress dashboard?
Chances are, you’re juggling many tasks, and checking website statistics through multiple platforms can become overwhelming. Analytify comes to your rescue with its Google Analytics Dashboard Widget, which allows you to view essential analytics directly from your WordPress dashboard. In this knowledge-base article, we will guide you through the installation and customization process of this Analytify dashboard widget.
Before diving into the installation and setup process, make sure you have:
We assume that you must have installed and activated Analytify. After this, you just need to connect Analytify with Google Analytics 4.
Step 1 – Navigate to Your WordPress Dashboard: Log in to your WordPress admin area.
Step 2 – Go to Plugins: On the left sidebar, hover over Plugins and click Add New.
Step 3 – Search for Analytify: In the search bar, type in Analytify. You’ll find the Google Analytics Dashboard Widget by Analytify.
Step 4 – Install: Click the Install Now button next to the Analytify widget plugin.
Step 5 – Activate: Once installed, the button will change to Activate. Click on Google Analytics Dashboard Widget by Analytify.
You’ve successfully installed and activated Google Analytics Dashboard Widget by Analytify.
After installing this addon, a new widget will be added to your Dashboard to view your Analytics at one glance. As shown in the bellow screenshot:
You can customize this widget with different dates and with different types of stats, for example, top pages, top countries, top cities, and keywords.
Customizing your Analytify dashboard widget with different dates and various types of statistics can provide you with valuable insights into your website’s performance. Let’s explore how you can do this step by step:
Step 1: Set Date Range
Start by selecting the date range you want to analyze. You can choose a specific time frame, like the last week, month, or a custom date range.
Step 2: Choose Stat Type
Step 3: Select “Top Countries”
Step 4: Click “View Stats”
Step 5: View Top Countries Stats
In Google Analytics, Top Pages refer to the most frequently visited pages on your website during a specified period. Tracking top pages is important for understanding user behavior and optimizing the performance and content of a site.
Monitoring the top pages of your website allows you to determine which content is most engaging and relevant to your audience. You can then produce more of that type or improve upon it.
Steps to View Top Pages in Analytify:
Check the screenshot below:
Congratulations, you’ve successfully installed and set up the Analytify WordPress Dashboard Widget! Now, you can conveniently monitor crucial metrics right from your WordPress dashboard. This is not just a time-saver but also a way to streamline your workflow.