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How to add Google Analytics code for mobile app

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How to add Google Analytics code for mobile app

You can add Google Analytics tracking code in native iPhone & iPad app for iTunes and track your readers behavior. Here is how you can do it yourself.

  1. Go to www.google.com/analytics/ and click on Sign In button
  2. If you already own Google Analytics account, you can create more tracking ID's for your editions editions by going to admin and then under Property drop menu, click on Create New Property
  3. For new account, click on Sign Up button
    1. Click on Mobile app tab
    2. Type your app name in App Name text box
    3. Select Industry Category that matches your app
    4. Select your time zone
    5. Click on Get Tracking ID
  4. Select and right click on Tracking ID and copy selected text
  5. To add Google Analytics tracking ID in your Mobile App for iTunes, login to Magazine Control Panel with your Login ID (Email) and password.
  6. Click on Account Settings link
  7. Click on Edit button
  8. Paste tracking id in Google Analytics ID text box, select Enable Google Analytics on Mobile checkbox then click on Update button
  9. Go back to Control Panel
  10. In Control Panel if you can view tracking id here then your app will start creating reports for Google Analytics.
    Please Note: Google Analytics can take upto 24 hours to update and display reports

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