GA Google Analytics

Adds your Google Analytics Tracking Code to your WordPress site.

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Connects Google Analytics to WordPress Supports Universal Analytics / analytics.js Supports Global Site Tag / gtag.js This plugin enables Google Analytics for your entire WordPress site. Lightweight and fast with plenty of great features. Features Blazing fast performance Does one thing and does it well Drop-dead simple and easy to use Regularly updated and “future proof” Stays current with the latest tracking code Includes tracking code in header or footer Includes tracking code on all WordPress web pages Includes option to add your own custom markup Sleek plugin Settings page with toggling panels Option to disable tracking of admin-level users Option to enable page tracking in the Admin Area Easy to customize the tracking code More features available in the Pro version This is a lightweight plugin that inserts the required GA tracking code. To view your site statistics, visit your Google Analytics account. GA Tracking Options Universal Analytics / analytics.js Global Site Tag / gtag.js Legacy / ga.js GA Feature Support Supports Display Advertising Supports Enhanced Link Attribution Supports IP Anonymization Supports Force SSL Supports Tracker Objects Supports Google Optimize Supports User Opt-Out Also supports tracking links and conversions via the Custom Code setting. Learn more about Google Analytics! Pro Version GA Google Analytics Pro includes the same features as the free version, PLUS the following: Visitor Opt-Out Box...

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The plugin scored great on our tests. Everything looks good!

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  • Minimal impact on memory usage The memory usage of this plugin is less than the average memory usage of other plugins on WordPress.org + 200KB. Check FAQ for more.
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  • Minimal impact on pagespeed The impact of this plugin on PageSpeed is less than the average impact of other plugins on WordPress.org + 1000 milliseconds
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  • No PHP errors, warning, notices WP Hive automated test found no PHP error while activating this plugin on our server
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  • No Javascript issues WP Hive automated test found no JavaScrip error while activating this plugin on our server
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  • Latest PHP 7.4.8 compatible The latest version of the plugin is compatible with the latest PHP version
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  • Latest WordPress 5.8.3 compatible The latest version of the plugin is compatible with the latest PHP version
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  • Optimized database footprint The plugin creates less than 50 database tables
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  • No activation errors WP Hive automated test found no activation error while activating this plugin on our server
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  • No resource errors WP Hive automated test found no resource error/s while trying this plugin on our server
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  • Frequently updated The plugin was updated at least once in the last 90 days
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  • No problems were detected during tests.
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    • The test sites are hosted on Google Cloud VM instances, one site/plugin per instance. The machine type is n1-standard-1. The server is a 8 core CPU with 8GB of RAM.
    • The test sites are hosted on Apache/2 server and they are tested on PHP 7.4.8 & WordPress 5.8.3.
    • The database server is MySQL 8.0.21 and the default PHP memory limit is 256M.
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    About GA Google Analytics

    Description

    Connects Google Analytics to WordPress Supports Universal Analytics / analytics.js Supports Global Site Tag / gtag.js This plugin enables Google Analytics for your entire WordPress site. Lightweight and fast with plenty of great features. Features Blazing fast performance Does one thing and does it well Drop-dead simple and easy to use Regularly updated and “future proof” Stays current with the....

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    Performance

    Memory Usage

    • Download Iocn Average memory usage is 21.93 KB
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    Page Speed

    • Download Iocn Average page loading time is increased by 0.06 s
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    Speed Test Benchmark Learn more how we collect the data

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    - 0.06s
    /(front page)
    - 0.08s
    /wp-admin/edit-comments.php
    - 0.02s
    /wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
    - 0.05s
    /wp-admin/edit.php
    + 0.03s
    /wp-admin/index.php
    - 0.03s
    /wp-admin/media-new.php
    - 0.19s
    /wp-admin/options-discussion.php
    - 0.03s
    /wp-admin/options-writing.php
    - 0.04s
    /wp-admin/post-new.php
    + 0.17s
    /wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
    - 0.34s
    /wp-admin/upload.php
    - 0.1s
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    Memory Usage Memory Usage Benchmark Learn more how we collect the data

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    Pages

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    + 21.93KB
    / (front page)
    + 1.74KB
    /wp-admin/edit-comments.php
    + 2.11KB
    /wp-admin/edit-tags.php?taxonomy=category
    + 2.25KB
    /wp-admin/edit.php
    + 10.26KB
    /wp-admin/index.php
    + 2.26KB
    /wp-admin/media-new.php
    + 2.14KB
    /wp-admin/options-discussion.php
    + 2.17KB
    /wp-admin/options-writing.php
    + 0.11KB
    /wp-admin/post-new.php
    + 2.78KB
    /wp-admin/post-new.php?post_type=page
    + 2.23KB
    /wp-admin/upload.php
    + 2.11KB
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    Ratings & Reviews

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    Ease of Use
    5
    Quality of Support
    5
    Value for Money
    5
    Features
    5

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