- Unzip the plugin into your
/wp-content/plugins/ directory. If you're uploading it make sure to upload
the entire directory.
- Activate the plugin through the 'Plugins > Installed' menu from the WordPress dashboard.
- Configure the plugin (
Settings > Analytics360) by associating your MailChimp and Google Analytics accounts (your credentials are not stored).
- Browse to the Analytics360 dashboard (
Dasboard > Analytics360)
How often is the Google Analytics data updated?
Google publishes Analytics data once a day around 8PM GMT.
Do I have to have a MailChimp account to use this plugin?
No, you can use the Analytics360 plugin without a MailChimp account, but users of MailChimp will see data about traffic sent to their blog via email campaigns aggregated with other stats. Use MailChimp for free if your list has less than 100 subscribers, or upgrade to send to more. Learn more at MailChimp.com.
MailChimp is an easy to use tool for designing, sending, and tracking email campaigns. Learn more at MailChimp.com
How do I add a MailChimp mailing list signup form to my WordPress blog?
Use the MailChimp WordPress plugin.
Does the plugin have any minimum requirements?
Yes, the Analytics360 plugin requires PHP 5. If you attempt to activate the plugin and PHP 5 is not available you will be presented with an error.
Why does Google Authentication fail, with Google telling me that my site is not registered?
This is a known issue with Google Data API authentication, affecting some domains. This Google Groups thread may have the latest information regarding the problem (note: it is not limited to international TLDs).
How do I report a bug or feature request?
Please drop us a line if you find a bug or would like to see a new feature added at: http://groups.google.com/group/analytics360-discussion.
Who created this plugin?
Analytics360 was conceptualized and designed by the folks at MailChimp, and developed by Crowd Favorite.
- Updated to address fatal error when attempting to use this plugin with WordPress installed in a subdirectory.
- Updated to new MailChimp API v1.3, adjusted to avoid failures due to other plugins declaring MCAPI of a different version.
- Updated Google Analytics calls and reporting to new v2.4 Analytics API.
- Addressed bug preventing traffic map from displaying properly in Internet Explorer.
- Addressed race condition potentially breaking scaling of traffic graph.
- Removed non-functioning plugin registration using username/password. API key is the only supported method as of this version.
- Post links in chart work properly for unexpected GUID values.
- Inclusion of wp-includes/rss.php switched to wp-includes/class-simplepie.php as rss.php was deprecated in WP 3.0.
- Changed GeoMap to GeoChart for the world map widget as GeoMap has been deprecated.
- Update dashboard styling to better match WordPress 3.2 admin UI
- IE compatibility
- jQuery version compatibility
- Known issue: Traffic By Region map is not displaying correctly in IE9
- Compatibility with WordPress 3.2 (removed compatibility patch for WP 2.7 that was breaking 3.2)
- Added ability to connect to mailchimp via an API key instead of username/password
- Set minimum height of sparkline charts to 30px to match new minimum height requirement in chart API
- Patched conditional inclusion of HTTP class (3.0 compatibility)
- Added nonce's to authentication commands (security)
- Security patches, highly recommended upgrade ASAP
- Updated to latest MailChimp API class to handle new datacenter
us2 (only affects new MC accounts)
- Updated setup warnings on
Plugins > Installed page
- Fixed JS bug on dashboard page (only when plugin not fully configured)
- Traffic Chart visualization fixes (eg: Y-axis scale begins at 0)
- Inclusion of wp-includes/rss.php switched to include_once
- Switched plugin links to use site_url
- Replaced usage of
curl with HTTP API request class
- Verbose error messages on settings page added to help troubleshooting
- Switched to use "stable" Google apis, rather than development
- Fixed issue where some UI elements could be hidden in Internet Explorer using 2.8