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Google Analytics and MacSites

Google Analytics

What is Google Analytics?

Analytics is one of Google’s measurement tools that helps understand a website’s users through intelligent data collection and analysis.

How much does Google Analytics cost?

It’s free.

How do I add Google Analytics to my site?

  1. Setup a Google Analytics account (or log in to an existing account).
  2. To implement a connection between Google Analytics and your MacSite, please visit the documentation from Google.
  3. Find the full script for your Google Analytics. There are some instructions if you expand the ‘Add the Google tag directly to your web pages’ accordion:
  4. Provide the full script to the MPS Web Team by emailing it to It should begin with <!– Google tag (gtag.js) –> and end with </script>

The MPS Web Team does not create or manage analytics accounts or tags.

Where can I learn more about Google Analytics?

If you have a current MacSite and are curious about how to add and leverage the power of Google Analytics, please take a look at the free training that Google offers for this free product.