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How to get search terms / keywords only for a specific page?

Users visit a specific page on my website. I need to display all search terms / keywords that brought them to this page. I read here, that this should work: Top Content > Do a regex search ...
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How does Google Analytics calculate average visit duration?

More specifically, why should the hourly average visit duration graph look like this: It's as if there's some sort of daily artefact in the data or method of calculation. This pattern doesn't appear ...
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Google Tag Manager no longer in preview mode for any version

When I'm trying to preview and debug the marketing pixel tags for my website in Google Tag Manager, I immediately see the message Preview Confirmation You are no longer in preview mode for any ...
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Connecting Google Analytics with Custom Search Engine AdSense

I have a Custom Search Engine that I've created with AdSense. I've put that search engine as a site search in my Google Sites page. I've connected both the Custom Search Engine and the Google Site to ...
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How to Migrate Google Apps account to regular Google Account

I currently have a free Google Apps for your Domain account, with only one email address in there. I will soon be moving from Google Mail to another hosted email solution (such as a hosted Exchange ...
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Can I add missing data to Google Analytics?

For a client site, I realized that there was something wrong with the Google Analytics setup, after the client asked for an analytics report. I found the data from another service, gave him the report ...
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What tools can I use to check what sort of information is shared about me with websites? [closed]

Related to What sort of mechanisms are used by Web applications to track my actions? I would like to know: What tools, scripts or other applications can be used to identify when my online activity is ...
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What sort of mechanisms are used by web applications to track my actions?

I am concerned about my privacy. I have read in multiple websites and forums that it is very common for web applications to track my activities. However, I have no clear idea of the actual ...
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How do I see visitors flow leading up to a particular page in Google Analytics

I like the visitors flow widget. I'd like to be able to enter a destination URL, and to see what led up to this. I know this can be done with goals, but can it be done without having set those up?
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GA, merging results for many subpaths

Recently I got access to Google Analytics account for a certain web application. This web application is multilingual, and language is specified as the first part of the URL path component, ie.: /eng/...
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Using Google Analytics: Pageviews per page per month? How?

First, this question was basically asked in July of 2010: Can I use Google analytics to get page view stats for several pages over time I'm re-asking it in the hopes that Analytics has changed ...
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How to I get time on site from google analytics?

I do want to get information regarding average time spend on site by using Google Analytics data. The result of the query should be something like: Aug 2011 - 10.20 minutes Sep 2011 - 8.4 minutes ...
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View device for specific URL

In Google Analytics, is there a way to view the browser/device information for a specific URL? For example, when I have an URL like /specialoffer, is there a way to view the browser/device usage for ...
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Huge increase in Facebook traffic are there facebook analytics to see how people found us ?

We've got a company facebook page, we rarly update it, or engage with our audience, but today i went on to google analytics for our company website, and saw this . To put this into perspective we ...
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Comparing Events to Screen Views in Google Analytics

I recently asked about comparing two events in Google Analytics (Comparing Events in Google Analytics). I have another issue now involving events. I'd like to compare screen views to events for my ...
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Comparing events in Google Analytics [closed]

I'm working on an iOS app and I'd like to track and compare events. I started initially with "virtual screen views" and custom dims/mets. That didn't really sit right with me so I looked into the ...
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Navigation missing in Google Analytics when using Chrome

When I use the Chrome web browser, I can't see all the report in Google Analytics because it is missing the left hand navigation column. In Firefox, I can collapse this column, and then re-open it by ...
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Do I have to “Sign In” each time I visit google.com/analytics?

I'm already signed in my Gmail account and saved my password. To view my mailbox the only thing I have to do is to visit Gmail.com. But the problem is with visiting analytics.google.com. Each time ...
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Can I skip a level in content drilldown in Google Analytics?

I have a rails web app where many of the url pathss are of the form: /people/12345678/category ...where the 12345678 is the user's id. What I would like to do is not match the second level, or use a ...
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Using Google Analytics offline

Is there any way I can use Google Analytics offline (i.e., without Internet)? I know that there are some exports for statistics which I have chosen but is there anything that can help me download ...
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Import historical Apache log file into Google Analytics

Is it possible, somehow, to load an Apache log into Google Analytics for analysis?
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What can be done to stop Google Analytics self-referrals?

I have been asked why this site is getting a high self-referral on a site. We are using a custom tracker script that loads GA up and adds events to elements but it doesn't do more then load GA. The ...
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Unique pageviews in Google Analytics

Under Content → Pages in Google Analytics, it says that unique page views are counted for each unique combination of page URL and page title. Is the hash field a part of the URL in this context? Are /...
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Google Analytics adds additional slash after domain when opening a page

In Content → Overview you can see a table listing all visited pages of your tracked site. Next to the URL path there is a little icon: If you click it, a popup loading the corresponding page is ...
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How to monitor the list of users who are using google apps email

As a google apps administrator, How to monitor the list of users who are using google apps email (say over the weekend)
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Can I get a top x% of pages accounts for y% of views kind of report with Google Analytics?

For example we know that for YouTube 1% of videos generates the 99% of the views. Can I extract a similar data from Google Analytics?
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Strange event in Google Analytics. category: softonicmm, action: STATS_SITE_IRRELEVANT

When checking my Google analytics, I noticed 4 strange events. Their category is softonicmm and action STATS_SITE_IRRELEVANT. I'm not triggering these events. Has anyone seen similar events or have ...
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Change URL of a site in Google Analytics

I am tracking a website which is available under two domains (with and without a “www.” prefix). Currently the longer one redirects to the shorter one. However, it seems that the longer one was used ...
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Deleting an account(website) from Google Analytics?

Where exactly is the option to remove an account in Google Analytics? I have checked several of the settings tabs and I am still unable to locate the delete option.
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How can I get aggregated hourly visitors from Google Analytics? [closed]

I am trying to find the best hours for scheduling maintenance on servers but it seems that Google Analytics is not able to show me the aggregated usage by hour for a period of time. So far I was able ...
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Pause Google Analytics experiment

I recall that I could pause an experiment on Google Website Optimizer, but now that experiments have been moved over to Google Analytics, I don't see a way to do that (and knowing Google, there's a ...
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Why can't I get my In-Page Analytics to work?

I don't understand it. All my statistics are working perfectly, except the In-Page Analytics. It just says: We found no clickthroughs for this page. Try adjusting the date range or select another ...
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How can I use the same Google Analytics dashboard across my profiles

I track multiple sites from the same Google Analytics login. I took the time to setup custom widgets on the dashboard of one of the profiles thinking that I could somehow set it as the default ...
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Is it possible to delete a Google Analytics account?

I have several redundant Google Analytics accounts for the same site and I wish to remove a few as their data is invalid. How does one go about removing them?
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How to share Google Analytics profile in new interface?

Since Google updated the interface of their Analytics service I can't seem to find a way to add users to the profiles I'm managing. Did some googling but only found threads with questions and no ...
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Google Analytics “Link Accounts” Link (With Adsense) Doesn't Work

I am trying to link my Google Analytics profile with Adsense, but the "Link Account" which is supposed to allow me to do so, doesn't seem to work. It simply takes me to Adsense home page for logged in ...
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Advanced filtering in Google Analytics using OR statements

When generating reports in Google Analytics, a useful feature is the advanced filtering. I'm trying to include two criteria/dimensions for the filter, where they are joined by OR. In other words I ...
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Viewing events in Google Analytics?

I know how to add code for custom events in Google Analytics—_gaq.push(['_trackEvent', 'some button'])—but how do I view these events? If it's Home -> Intelligence events -> overview, could anyone ...
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How to get browser breakdown for advanced segments in Google Analytics?

When I look at the 'Browser & OS' report in Google Analytics I see the following chart: However, when I apply an advanced segment to the report I get the following chart: I'm guessing that the ...
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Why is Google Analytics data off when selecting multiple days?

When in the Audience > Overview and selecting data for one specific day (4/20), I get a Unique Visitor count of 1,392. When I select the data of another specific day (4/21) I get 942. But when I get ...
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Can Google Analytics analyze usage of my Google Play app page?

It is possible to configure a Google Analytics UA for a Google Code project. Similarly, is it possible to configure a Google Analytics UA for a Google Play app? Context: The current trend for app ...
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How do I move websites from one profile to another in Google Analytics?

I added several websites to Google Analytics and created an individual profile for each, not realizing what I was doing. How do I move websites from one profile to another?
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How do I get back to new version of Google Analytics in Google AdWords

I set up a new Google AdWords account to try to sort out my links with Google Analytics once and for all. I have setup the new account as an admin on the Analytics account I want to link. I stupidly ...
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How to see traffic from a country to a page in Google Analytics

I know how to look at the OVERALL traffic to my site by country, but I'm wondering how can I look at the traffic to an individual PAGE from a country? eg. I want to look at what % of people visiting ...
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Email Reports from Google Analytics

Are weekly email reports of website statistics from Google Analytics still available with since the latest updates/redesign? EDIT: and does anyone know of any plans to bring this back, if it has ...
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I have one Google account for analytics, Google and plus, plus another account for adwords can I merge them?

I wish to keep both accounts so my colleague doesn’t have to assign me permissions again. I wish to do this so I can synchronise my Google+ with website but it won’t let me with the different rights.
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How to track LinkedIn ads in Google Analytics?

If my site gets clicks from LinkedIn both from ads on LinkedIn and from posts or things other than ads (on LinkedIn), how can I track clicks from the LinkedIn ads in Google Analytics?
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I can access anything but Google Analytics

I can go to any other website (Google or not), however I cannot access Google Analytics regardless of what account name I use. It redirects me to https://www.google.com/analytics/web/ which is a plain ...
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Google Analytics email when X happens?

If i get more than X visitors on Google Analytics i'd like to be emailed. Is there any way i can ask GA to do this? I found how to do it for custom reports but it seems like emailing daily reports. I ...
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I cannot log into Google Analytics [closed]

I cannot log into Google Analytics. I click the "log into Google Analytics" button and nothing happens. It reloads the current page. So far as I know, I didn't upgrade anything, change anything, or ...