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Create Google Analytics Client ID and Client Secret

Step 1

 

Step 2

  • On the same Google Analytics API page, go to Credentials
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  • Click the Create Credentials button, and then from the menu, select API key
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Step 3

  • On the same Google Analytics API page, go to OAuth consent screen
  • Fill in App name, User support email, and Developer contact information fields
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  • Click the Save and continue button until the last page Summary, without changing anything on Scopes and Optional info subpages

Step 4

  • Click the Create Credentials button, and then from the menu, select OAuth client ID
  • Select Web Application, enter Name and paste the Authorized redirect URIs from your MainWP Dashboard > Extensions > Google Analytics > Add Account page, and click the Create button
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Step 5

  • On the Credentials page, click Click Download OAuth client to your computer for later
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Step 6

  • Click the OAuth consent screen then click Publish App button & click Confirm Button
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Step 7

  • Locate the Credentials you saved to your computer & open it in a text editor of your choice.
  • Navigate to MainWP > Extensions > Google Analytics > Add Account
  • Enter in your Credentials & click Connect Account
  • Note: ( PROJECT ID = ACCOUNT NAME )
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Step 8

  • Select Your Google Analytics Account
  • Click Continue to give consent to your MainWP Dashboard
  • Click Advanced on the SSL Warning ( don’t worry about this – you’re ok )
  • Click Goto Unsafe Website.
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Done!

  • Please check the Manage Accounts tab to verify a successful connection
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  • Follow these instructions to assign Google Analytics properties to your Child sites

Important Notes

If the process keeps failing for you, please try a different browser and ensure that any ad-blocker add-ons in your browser are disabled.

The process was verified and updated on May 18, 2022

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