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Google Analytics Module installed successfully but all I get is waiting for data???


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TF-35Lightning

Community Member, 137 Posts

23 April 2010 at 2:32pm

Hi all,

I have installed the google analytics module from silversluke but all I get from the google analytics control panel is:

Waiting for Data
Analytics has been successfully installed and data is being gathered now. ( I have waited a week but all I get is the little time icon and this message)

When I click on check status it shows me the code that I need to paste into the pages. Paste this code on your site:

<script type="text/javascript">
var gaJsHost = (("https:" == document.location.protocol) ? "https://ssl." : "http://www.");
document.write(unescape("%3Cscript src='" + gaJsHost + "google-analytics.com/ga.js' type='text/javascript'%3E%3C/script%3E"));
</script>
<script type="text/javascript">
try {
var pageTracker = _gat._getTracker("UA-8888888-8");
pageTracker._trackPageview();
} catch(err) {}</script>

So I pasted the above into your Google Analytics tab back in the SS admin and clicked save.
Paste Google's code below to collect statistics for this site Analytics Tracking etc.

I also notice that when I reload the page the above code turns into:
<script type='text/javascript'>
var pageTracker = _gat._getTracker("UA-3473533-7");
pageTracker._trackPageview();
</script>

Finally here is what my code looks like on the actual live website pages, any google related code:

<script src='http://www.google-analytics.com/ga.js' type='text/javascript'></script>
</head>

script type="text/javascript">//<![CDATA[
<script type='text/javascript'>var pageTracker = _gat._getTracker("UA-8888888-8");
pageTracker._trackPageview();
</script>//]]></script></body>
</html>

Just wondering if someone might have some ideas on what I am doing wrong, or what is going wrong.

Desperate to get this going, any help would be great. I'm on SS 2.4 btw.

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xeraa

Google Summer of Code Hacker, 58 Posts

12 May 2010 at 10:14am

Edited: 12/05/2010 10:14am

1) With allow_call_time_pass_reference disabled I get the warning

Warning: Call-time pass-by-reference has been deprecated in ...\googleanalytics\code\AnalyticsSetupDecorator.php on line 38


I assume I can savely remove the & in

if (preg_match($pattern, $script, &$matches)) {

?

2) On the /admin/reports/ -> "Google Analytics" the links "View Google Analytics" and "Setup Google Analytics" do not work as the JS referenced in the onclick event is not loaded (from googleanalytics/code/AnalyticsReport.php line 36 to 45).

Using both Silverstripe and GoogleAnalytics trunk

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wysow

Community Member, 1 Post

16 May 2010 at 12:07am

Hello,

Like xeraa the 2 javascript functions are not loaded in the admin section of google analytics module so I can't put my code to track my visitors.

Any help would be appreciated.

Thanks

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xeraa

Google Summer of Code Hacker, 58 Posts

21 May 2010 at 11:04pm

I've created two tickets for this:
1) http://open.silverstripe.org/ticket/5630
2) http://open.silverstripe.org/ticket/5631