Google analytics looks like a great tool for those who need to keep track of their website traffic , spikes and dips in traffic , keeps track of revenue upswings and dips also. You can set up your own alerts that make it more customized to your needs . I think for a small business this is a a great tool to have to make your business more successful.
- Create a name for your alert. This is the subject line in the email. Make sure it’s descriptive.
- If you have multiple views, you can mark all views that need the alert.
- The “period” is how often you want Google to check on your data. Choose day, week, or month.
“Google Analytics provides a way to receive email and SMS alerts when something important occurs on your website, such as a traffic spike or a sudden traffic drop. The alerts are easy to set up.”