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Better Analytics 3.1.1

Set your Google Analytics tracking to track more info.

  1. digitalpoint
    Compatible XF Versions:
    • 1.2
    • 1.3
    • 1.4
    Visible Branding:
    This sets your Google Analytics tracking to use Universal Analytics and track lots of extra stuff...
    • Shows user engagement with social media buttons.
    • Full Ecommerce tracking if you are selling things like user upgrades).
    • Shows user demographics (gender, interests, etc.)
    • Event tracking (for example when emails are sent, when a user opens an email, external links being clicked, etc.)
    • Keeping true source/medium intact when a user signs in/registers via a third party account (for example Facebook). Also keeps data intact when paying for something via PayPal.
    • Shows "Email" as a source/medium when users are clicking links in email to your site.
    • Ability to do server-side tracking of users with Analytics Blockers installed.
    • Ability to hook into your Analytics data via Google Analytics API to generate things like Heatmaps (see screenshot below).
    • Track the most popular forums being used.
    • Track what users are searching for on your site.
    • Track users with the same Analytics Client ID (multiple users sharing the same computer).

    Watch events happening in realtime on your site:

    This is for XenForo 1.2 or higher.

    If you enable the API Credentials option, callbacks are made to Google's API servers when you are viewing data coming from your Google Analytics data (for example heatmaps).

    There are callbacks made to our licensing server occasionally (never more often than once per hour). Never run in a way that it would affect end user's page load times and will still run if the call ever fails.


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Recent Reviews

  1. kontrabass
    Version: 3.1.0
    Holy cow! Version 3.1 is mind blowing. Exceptional analytics add-on, loving the heat maps. Can't live without this data now. Thanks for the continued development!!
  2. Brent W
    Brent W
    Version: 2.0.0
    Excellent add-on. Provides great depth to your sites analytics and allows you to really dig in and see how your visitors are interacting with your site. Another quality add-on from DigitalPoint.
  3. SatGuyScott
    Version: 2.0.0
    great upgrade! A little confusing to setup some of the more advanced bells and whistles, but once those are set, the amount of new info you get from Analytics is amazing!
  4. kontrabass
    Version: 2.0.0
    The data provided through GA with this add-on is really quite useful! Especially like the ecommerce data (from user upgrades). Also appreciate the support!
  5. eberkund
    Version: 1.1.1
    Great stuff, it improves the amount of data you get from analytics which you are loading anyways. The only major thing I wish I had now was the ability to track user registrations.
    1. digitalpoint
      Author's Response
      You can track user registration... you define goals based on your registration URL (/register/register). It's under your Analytics Admin area.
  6. imspot
    Version: 1.0.2
    Good one Shawn
  7. Nicky
    Version: 1.0.1
    as usual.. perfect work!
    thank you digitalpoint!
  8. Matthew Hawley
    Matthew Hawley
    Version: 1.0.1
  9. Lisa
    Version: 1.0.1
    Very useful :)
  10. grizone
    Version: 1.0.0
    good job )