Google Analytics for WordPress: Two Methods

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There are two ways to install Google Analytics for WordPress:  manually in your theme or by using a plugin.  While most of this post will cover the manual installation of the tracking code, I will also briefly discuss some of the WordPress Google … [Continue reading]

Removing Comment Bubble From Twenty Eleven Theme

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If you're like me, one of the things that seems odd about the WordPress Twenty Eleven theme is the comment bubble in the upper right of each post on the front page of the blog.  If you don't know what I'm talking about, here's a … [Continue reading]

WordPress Stats or Google Analytics? Yes!

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To understand the success of your blog content and site design, you need actionable data on your visitors and how they are interacting with your site.  Whether to use WordPress Stats or Google Analytics (or both) to obtain this data depends on your … [Continue reading]