Are you ready to track your’s author’s posts performance on search engines?
Typically, with Google Analytics, we will be able to see the top-performing posts, countries, and related stats in our Google Analytics account. But, if we are running a multi-author blog, it is a great practice to track the author’s performance on search engines.
Google Analytics needs some additional configuration for that. Well, in this post, we are going to show you how can you enable WordPress author tracking using the MonsterInsights WordPress plugin!
How To Enable WordPress Author Tracking?
You might want to get your hands on the premium version of MonsterInsights. MonsterInsights is a freemium WordPress plugin. The free version plugin got only limited features, and the premium one will unlock more advanced features. For the author tracking feature, you need to get the premium plan.
Head over to MonsterInsights, choose a plan according to your use.
You need the pro or agency plan for the feature. Complete the purchase using your Credit Card or PayPal account. Once you got completed the purchase, you will be able to log in to your MonsterInsights account, download the latest version of the plugin.
Now, log in to your WordPress blog, install and activate the plugin on your blog. Plus, you will get a license key in your MonsterInsights account. Copy the key and paste it in your MonsterInsights settings.
A valid and working license key is required for receiving plugin updates and for accessing the premium addons. After verifying the license, go to the addons section. There, you can see an addon called Dimensions. Install and activate it.
Go to the tracking section. You will see the custom dimensions, go there.
This article was written by Christina and originally published on WPArena.