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how to set up campaigns in Google analytics

how to set up campaigns in Google analytics – a practical method

So many bloggers and internet marketing professionals using  google and other sources for marketing their blogs and websites.

They know very well how to set up campaigns in google and those marketing sites.but the problem is that some times they are using more than one source for their marketing

They normally face a challenge of understanding what part of their website’s traffic was from google and from other sources

here i am describing how to use google analytics for differentiating the visitors from different sources

When you use Google Analytics  utm parameters in the urls you get the results automatically.How ?

When you using Google Analytics ,They will automatically create Campaigns for you and  showing you all the traffic sources separately from each other.

For eg: your website url is

https://www.tripleclicks.com/16667843/detail?item=411436

(why i am using here a very long url because normally the marketers use their affiliate links in their ads so )

your google analytics url will look like this

https://www.tripleclicks.com/16667843/detail?item=411436/?utm_source=Source1&utm_medium=Medium1&utm_campaign=Campaign1

What is utm_campaign:- just put a name of the campaign you’re running for traffic source, like privacy maxx

What is utm_source :- The name of the traffic source you are using for example google

What is utm_medium: – medium of the advertising, example Banner or  Text Ad

After assigning all these parameters you can run the ad campaign.please use different namesfor different ad campaigns  for getting best results

You can get the Google Analytics result here

Main menu -Acquisition- campaigns

Wish you all the best for your next ad campaign