How can I set an OptiMonk related goal in Google Analytics?

Creating a new goal is very simple in Google Analytics. You can find the steps on how to do so below.

Navigate to your goals:

  1. Sign in to Google Analytics.
  2. Click ADMIN, and navigate to the desired VIEW.
  3. In the VIEW column, then click Goals.
  4. Click + NEW GOAL or Import from Gallery to create a new goal, or click an existing goal to edit its configuration.

Navigate to Custom goals, then set up the goal with the following settings:

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  • Category: A category is a name that you supply as a way to group objects that you want to analyze. Typically, you will use the same category name multiple times over related UI elements that you want to group under a given category.
  • Action: Typically, you will use the action parameter to name the type of event or interaction you want to measure for a particular web object. For example: filled, seen, closed
  • Label: With labels, you can provide additional information for events that you want to analyze
  • Value: The value component is an integer, and is used to assign a numerical value to a page object.

That's it! :) If you have any further questions or need any help, just let us know at and we would be happy to assist you :)

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