Google Analytics Now Linked to Google+ Pages Dashboard!

Feb 21, 2014 | 1,412 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Daniel Waisberg, the Google Analytics advocate has announced a new feature that will automatically add the Google Analytics information to the dashboard of the Google+ page of your business.

If your business' Google+ page links back to your website and the website uses Google Analytics, a Google+ card will appear in the dashboard. It will show number of new visits, pageviews, and unique visitors for the site that is linked to the page. The data will be available for 30 days of visits and also include the percent change from previous 30 days period.

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The context sensitive tool tip help in the card specifies:

"This card shows Google Analytics data for the website associated with your Google+ page. To change the card view, please configure the default view under your Google Analytics property".

The other cards that are found on Google+ Page dashboard include:

  • Notification specific to the page
  • Business insights on the website's reach & discovery on Google
  • Search & Maps General business information about the page

In the card, there's a link to Google Analytics that takes users directly to the site's report.

Google Analytics Gets a Facelift

Google Analytics has changed the interface again. The brighter orange headers & buttons have now been replaced with Gray color.

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The Customized Reports has own link named "Customization", which is present between "Reporting" and "Admin" links at the top of the page. The last change is Shortcuts, which now has its own area on the main left-side navigation.

As of now, only a link to "Overview" is available, which is nestled with Intelligence Events in-between "Real-Time" and "Dashboard" sections.

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Navneet Kaushal is the founder and CEO of PageTraffic, an SEO Agency in India with offices in Chicago, Mumbai and London. A leading search strategist, Navneet helps clients maintain an edge in search engines and the online media. Navneet's expertise has established PageTraffic as one of the most awarded and successful search marketing agencies.
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