Monday, January 24, 2011

How to install Google Analytics to Tumblr

This is something that comes up often on the Google Analytics Help Forum

Unfortunately the Tumblr help docs for installing Google Analytics are showing a somewhat very out of date version of tracking code (note the image that appears to show part of the 'old' urchin.js - meaning the help doc hasn't been updated for a while!) ... and for some reason doesn't seem to like the current asynchronous version of the GA code, which got me thinking on how to go about it ...

At this point in time, my suggested method seems to work without problem