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5 Useful Google Analytics Standard Reports To Check Out For Your Website

You can do a lot to improve the performance and user experience across your site by making use of your Google Analytics account. In this post, we'll cover five valuable standard reports that you can view for your site right now.

This post aligns with the Google Analytics set up and menu structure as of September 22, 2015.

Getting Started on Sites: Adding Google Analytics to Your site

Google Analytics gives you critical insights that help drive innovation and evolution by showing you exactly how people are using your site. Understanding how your site is being used can aid in identifying where improvements can and should be made. This post will cover how to add Google Analytics to your Drupal site.

Stanford Sites Updates, December 2014

University IT will perform updates for all websites hosted on the Stanford Sites Drupal hosting service on the following dates:

  • Friday, December 5th, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 6th, from 4 a.m. - 8 a.m.
  • Sunday, December 7th, from 4 a.m. - 8 a.m.

The changes are significant and include security patches and upgrades for both Drupal 6 and 7 sites. See below for a complete list of module updates.

Roundup: Getting Started on Sites

Need to build and manage a website for university work? Want responsive and accessible themes that work well on phones, tablets, and desktop browsers? Looking for a self-service tool that requires little technical expertise and has all patches and upgrades handled at no cost? Stanford Sites is for you!

Post updated on May 20, 2015.

The Stanford Sites Drupal hosting service has many of the most popular Drupal modules and unique Stanford themes pre-installed. It’s customized for our academic environment and is available to current faculty, staff, and students free of charge, so you can use it to build your personal and department or group website. 

As of fall 2014, there are more than 1,400 websites hosted on Stanford Sites, and all are monitored and securely maintained by University IT. Training and support are available as well.