How To Link Your Google Analytics Account with Google AdSense Account for Content

Google AdSense is a top ad placement service The program is well known to be designed for website or blog or publishers who want to display targeted text, video or image
advertisements on website pages and earn money when site visitors click the ads or do some impressions on the live ad. As a blogger who wants to monetize his or her contents, Google AdSense is best and No. 1. Though there are other ad networks out there that pays more like adsense.

Google Analytics is a freemium web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website or blog traffic. Google launched "Analytics" as a service in November 2005 after the aquitsion of Urchin. Google Analytics is now the most widely used web analytics service on the Internet.

Linking your Google Analytics with your Google AdSense account will help you start receiving data from AdSense within your Google Analytics account, before this, you must first choose an Analytics property (site) to link AdSense to. If you don’t already have an Analytics account, visit the Google Analytics website to sign up for a new account, then you an add your website.

Before you start the linking process, make sure you're using a Google Account AdSense log in that has both Administrator access to your AdSense account and edit permission on the
Google Analytics property.

1. Sign in to your Google Analytics account.
2. Click the Admin tab at the top of the page.

3. In the "Account" column, select the Analytics account that contains the property you want to link with your AdSense account.

4. In the "Property" column, select the Analytics property you want to link, and click AdSense Linking.

5. On the "AdSense Linking" page, click + New AdSense Link. 

6. Select the AdSense property that you want to link with your Analytics property.
7. Click Continue .
8. Select the Analytics views in which you want your AdSense
data to be available.
9. Click Enable Link.
10. Click Done.

That it. Your Google Analytics and AdSense accounts are now linked. Give it 24hrs to start receiving data from the linked programs.

Next step is to set up the code you’ll need to track your AdSense sites in Analytics.

How To Set up the Code to Track your AdSense Sites in Analytics 

Once you have linked your google adsense with your analytic, you have to set up the code to track your AdSense sites in Analytics. Doing this is very. But make sure you have successfully linked your adsense and analytic and start receiving data from adsense via analytics.

To see AdSense reporting in Analytics for a web page, that web page must contain:

The AdSense code used to show ads The Analytics tracking code. Also be aware that the order of the code snippets is very essential. I recommend that you place the snippets in your web page's HTML in the following order:

  • The Analytics tracking code, placed just before the closing </head> tag
  • The AdSense ad code, between the <body> and </body> tags 

How To Set Up in Blogger Blog? 

==> Log in into your blogger dashboard 
==> Click "Theme" >> "Edit HTML"
==> In the html code area tap anywhere and click ctrl f (for mac pc use Cmd f) to search the code <head>
==> Paste the Analytics tracking code right below <head>
==> Save theme.

That's all.

I hope this helps....


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