How to Track Website Events in Google Analytics

By Siraj Mahmood

-Co-Founder of KnowledgeIdea

Google Analytics is a most widely used product by Google. Google Analytics tracks website hits, impression, visitors locations, specific labels even real time tracking is possible with Google Analytics. Today here you will learn about How to track website events in Google Analytics  such as specific labels, download links, anchor text etc.

How to Track Website Events in Google Analytics

Track Website Events in Google Analytics:

Track website events is really important aspect for us to find out the users activities deeply on website. Website events tracking in Google Analytics process consist on following steps, Let’s see.

Step 1:

First you need to install Google Analytics by Yoast plugin in your WordPress for the purpose of website events tracking. After installed Google Analytics by Yoast plugin in your WordPress. Now its time to enable events tracking function inside this plugin configurations. Go to WordPress Dashboard >> then Analytics Dashboard, inside Google Analytics by Yoast plugin under the Advance tab choose Events to track download files, pdf, zip etc. See the below image for better understanding.

How to Track Website Events in Google Analytics Step 1

Step 2:

After do the above same settings, Go to your Google Analytics account Under Reporting option choose Behavior >> Events and now you can see the tracking info here. You can see the right hand side highlighted image parts, where events option is located.

How to Track Website Events in Google Analytics  Step 2

Now in future, you will receive all labels, out bound link and download files tracking information here in details. I’m going to share KnowledgeIDea Google Analytics events overview for better understanding.

How to Track Website Events in Google Analytics Overview

In the above image, you can review the events category, action and labels.  You can also track events pages, where these events occurred. After perform the above two steps, you will be able to track events in depth without any trouble.

Let us know, if you have done this job successfully. Conversely, if you find problem or issue while constructing link among your website and Google Analytics so, you can join us via comment. 😉

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