Setting up Google Analytics

To add Google Analytics tracking to your app, you will first of all need to create an account at https://analytics.google.com

Inside Google Analytics, you will need to create a ‘Property’ for your app. To do so, click on ‘Admin’ at the bottom left of the screen:

 

 

 

 

Now look at the middle column of the next screen, and select the drop-down menu, then ‘Create New Property’.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

On the next screen, you are asked to choose if you want to track a Website or a Mobile App. Please choose ‘website’, then complete the rest of the fields. Where it asks you to enter the website URL, you can simply enter the URL of your business’ website.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

When you have completed all of the fields, click on ‘Get Tracking ID’ to get your Google Analytics Tracking code.

Now copy the tracking code, and navigate to the CMS, and to your required app in the app library, then click on ‘Settings’:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Now navigate to the ‘Analytics’ tab and copy your Google Analytics Tracking ID in to the field:

 

 

 

 

 

And finally, click ‘Save and Publish’ to save your code. You will now be able to log in to Google Analytics to see usage statistics for your app, from the date that you saved the Tracking ID in TheAppBuilder CMS.