Google Search and Analytics

 

CDT provides Google Analytics and Google Custom Search to other CA state agencies. Google Analytics is a web analytics service that tracks and reports website traffic. Google Custom Search enables you to create a search engine for your website.

Highlights

  • Both services are free
  • Centrally managed by CDT
  • Meets State Web Standards (SAM 5190.1)

Benefits

  • Integrated document (PDF) tracking for analytics
  • Never lose access to your analytics data
  • Larger analytics volumes available

Google Analytics

  • Setup and configure Google Analytics (GA) account
  • Provide customer with GA code
  • Provide customer with admin credentials if requested
  • Setup and configure custom dashboards, views, and filters upon request

Google Search

  • Setup and configure Google Custom Search Engine (CSE)
  • Provide customer with admin credentials if requested

Google Search

RoleResponsibility
Setup and configure CSECDT
Provide customers with admin credentials if requestedCDT
Add CSE ID number to their website code/templateCustomer
Verify Site ownership via Google Search ConsoleCustomer
Submit XML sitemap via Google Search ConsoleCustomer
Setup and manage their own Google accountCustomer
Research and troubleshoot any search results issuesCustomer
TrainingCustomer

Google Analytics

RoleResponsibility
Setup and configure Google Analytics (GA) accountCDT
Provide Customers with GA codeCDT
Provide Customers with admin credentials if requestedCDT
Setup and configure custom dashboards, views, and filters upon requestCDT
Add GA code number to their website code/templateCustomer
Setup and manage analytics reportsCustomer
Research and implement any extra desired knowledge or features beyond simple page viewsCustomer
Setup and manage their own Google accountCustomer
TrainingCustomer

Is there a cost for Google Analytics or Google Search?

  • No. Both services are free to all California state agencies.

There are no fees associated with this service.

Submit all requests through the Google Search and Analytics catalog item.