Google just released an iPhone app for Google Analytics, providing mobile website monitoring from the convenience of your smartphone. While Google has had an Android Analytics app for a couple years, this is Google’s first Analytics for iPhone app.
There have been several 3rd party apps on the market for GA. All of them are paid and have some quirks with their integration. Because of this, we highly recommend downloading the new Google app. It’s free and will not have any of the data delays or occasional differences you may see with a 3rd party app.
Highlights of the app include:
- Overview of Website Metrics The app features an overview section with many of the top-level metrics available on the GA website. Keep track of visitors, page views and traffic by channel from here.
- Real-time data The app also features real-time data, allowing you to see the number of visitors currently on your site along with basic information (i.e. location, referrals).
- Graphical reports Google does a great job of integrating graphical reports into the UI of the app. You can easily visualize visitors over time, page views by time of day and many other reports from your iPhone.
While the app mimics many of the features found... Read more