Featuring a simple integration process, this is an excellent analytics plugin for your WordPress site. It uses the asynchronous tracking code, which means you can rest assured that you are always getting the latest data.
The informative dashboard widget will be helpful in keeping track of the important site metrics. Along with the usual downloads and outbound link tracking, the plugin also makes it easy to track affiliate links. It is also possible to enable the demography and interest reports.
Another notable feature is ignoring the activities of specific user levels. This makes sure that you are getting the most accurate reports.
MonsterInsights Pro is the premium version of Google Analytics by MonsterInsights, which has more than 1 million active installs at this moment. You can get started with the plugin by simply authenticating it and selecting the site. Since the plugin uses an asynchronous tracking code, you can rest assured that you are always getting the latest and most reliable data about your website.
The plugin adds an attractive visitor metric widget on your website dashboard. You can enhance the report by enabling interest and demographic options. As it supports downloads and outbound link tracking, you can easily track various events like affiliate link clicks, file downloads, page views, etc.
If you have a large website, it is likely that you have several people with different user roles. MonsterInsights allows you to ignore the activities of specific user levels so that you can get more accurate details about your visitors. What’s more, it is also possible to track the 404 and search pages.
Thanks to the referral detection feature, you can easily find out the top referrers of your website. Another feature enables you to track the journey of your visitors. You can find which page they visit first, where they go next and how long they stay on each page. MonsterInsights also helps you detect the most popular posts, pages and other content types on your website. You can use this information to further optimize your website.
- Simple authentication and integration process
- Tracks search result, 404 pages, and affiliate links
- Allows excluding site admins and other users from the report