How to Link Google Analytics Credentials

A step-by-step guide on how to link your Google Analytics credentials in the Cognetik Cloud Connector

After accessing the connector and creating a Cognetik account, you need to link your Google credentials in order to bring your data into Tableau. 

Here’s how you do that:

Advanced Mode

  1. In the Data Connector field, choose 'Google Analytics', then click the 'Link' button.

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2. Enter your Google credentials and click ‘Next.

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3. Grant the connector permission to access your Google data by clicking ‘Allow’

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*For more info regarding security and the information the connector collects, please refer to our Privacy Policy or check out our Data Security article. 

4. The query page is displayed and you can now request query the data you need.

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Wizard mode

  1. In the Data Source field, choose 'Google Analytics' and click the 'Go to Next Step' button.
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  2. On the credential page, click the 'Link' button.2019-07-16_2159_001
  3. Enter your Google credentials and click ‘Next.

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    3. Grant the connector permission to access your Google data by clicking ‘Allow’

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    *For more info regarding security and the information the connector collects, please refer to our Privacy Policy or check out our Data Security article. 

    The first step of the Cognetik Cloud Connector (Wizard Mode) query is displayed and you can now request query the data you need.