Docebo for Google Analytics

Discover how to combine Google Analytics with your Docebo Learning Management System.

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December 1st, 2016

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Introduction

By integrating your Docebo LMS with Google Analytics, you can see fresh insights regarding how your learners are using your platform. This manual will show you the integration in both your LMS platform and from the Google Side.

Activating the Google Analytics App in Docebo

Begin by logging into your LMS as the Superadmin. Then, press the Apps & Features item on the bottom half of the left sidebar.

google analytics APPS and Features

In order to activate this app, select the Third Party Integrations tab in the tab menu on the left side of the page. Then, find the app in the list of apps in this tab, and press the Activate App button in the app’s row. Now, read the information in the pop up box and press Install Now.

google analytics install now

 

The app is now activated in your platform. Let’s see how to configure it.

Configuring the Google Analytics App in Docebo

Once the Google Analytics app is activated in your platform, you can access it by scrolling your mouse over the gears icon in the left sidebar to reach the Admin Menu. Once in the Admin Menu, find the Google Analytics section and press the Settings subitem.

google analytics settings page

Once you’re on the Settings page for Google Analytics, begin by flagging the option to  Enable Google Analytics, then paste the code provided by Google into the corresponding text field. Let’s see how to get the code from Google.

Configuring the Integration in Google

Begin by logging into your Google Analytics account, then press the Admin tab in the tab menu at the top of the page. Once you’re in the Admin tab, press the Account dropdown menu, then select the Create New Account option.

google analytics new account

On the next page, select the Website item to begin. Now, you need to set up your account, including your account name, website name, and website URL. In the Website URL section, make sure you select the https option from the dropdown menu. Then, confirm the time zone of your website.

google analytics get tracking id

Next, in the Data Sharing Settings section, flag only the first option for Google Products and Services. Finally, press Get Tracking ID at the bottom of the page. Please note that you will need to accept Google’s terms of agreement in order to continue with this process.

Now, Google will display your tracking code. In order to complete the integration, you need to copy and paste this code into the corresponding text box on the Google Analytics Settings page in your Docebo LMS. Once you’ve done so, press Save Changes on the Settings page in your LMS. Now, you can use Google Analytics in your Docebo LMS. To learn more about this process, you can refer to Google’s help section about their Analytics functionality.