Google Analytics

What is Google Analytics?

Google Analytics (GA) is a tool that tracks and reports website data. This allows you to understand how people use your sites in many different capacities.

Accessing Google Analytics

Submit a web support ticket to request access to google analytics.

Please, link your WSU email address to a Google Account.

If a Google Analytics account isn’t set up for your site we will set one up for you. You can check your site at Settings > Analytics and you should see a series of numbers in the Google Analytics ID field. It can be helpful to include this information with your web support ticket to access the Google Analytics account.

Learning How to Use Google Analytics

Google provides a great series of lessons at Google Analytics Academy.

Link Your WSU Email Address With a Google Account

Please convert your WSU email address into a google account by following the steps below. 

  1. On the Google Accounts sign up page, skip all the fields and select the “Use my current email address instead” link.
  2. Continue with Google’s set up instructions.
A screen capture of the 'Create your Google Account' sign up page.
Note: The green outline box around the “Use my current email address instead” link.