Note: These instructions assume you already have a Google Analytics account with tracking setup on your website. If you need help creating an account and getting analytics setup on your account, please contact us and we would be happy to get you up and running!

Making decisions based on your website traffic data is an important part of analyzing your website. The most popular source of information about your website is your Google Analytics account. This likely was created for you by whoever built your website. You can add additional users to your account to give them access to your data. Adding a new user to your Google Analytics is a very easy process.

Basic instructions:

  1. Sign in to Google Analytics.
  2. Click Admin
  3. Select your website from the drop-down menu and navigate to the desired account/property/view.navigate to the desired account/property/view.
  4. In the Account, Property, or View column (depending upon whether you want to add users at the account, property, or view level), click User Management.
  5. In the Account users list, click +, then click Add new users.
  6. Enter the email address for the user’s Google Account.
  7. Select Notify new users by email to send a message to the user.
  8. Select the permissions you want. Learn more about permissions.
  9. Click Add.

Detailed instructions with screenshots

Step 1: Go to https://google.com/analytics/ and “Sign in to Analytics.

Screenshot of Google Analytics homepage prior to logging in

Step 2: Click Admin,

The default landing page of the Google Analytics dashboard

Step 3: User the drop-down menu to display all of the websites available in your account

Use the drop down menu to display all of the available websites in your account

Step 4: Select your website from the list on the left and then click on the desired account/property/view on the right. The correct one usually says “All Web Site Data” to the far right.

Select your website and your "view" from the list of properties

Step 5: In the Account, Property, or View column (depending upon whether you want to add users at the account, property, or view level), click User Management. We prefer that you add us to the”Account” level so you would select “Account User Management.”

Select "Account User Management"

Step 6: In the Account permissions list, click + the blue “plus” sign), then click Add users.

Click the blue + or plus sign and then click "add user."

Step 7:

  1. Enter the email address for the user’s Google Account. If you are adding us to your account, you can use the address [email protected]. Select Notify new users by email to send a message to the user.
  2. Select the permissions you want. Learn more about permissions.
  3. Click “Add”
Add the email address, select the permission level, and then click "Add"

Done!

And thats it! Well be notified by Google and able to access your analytics!

If you have any questions, please contact your account representative, send us a message, or email us at [email protected]