How to Provide User with access to analytics and webmaster tools

How to Provide User with access to analytics and webmaster tools

Access to Google analytics

  • In Google Analytics (GA) , at the bottom of the main menu – click the gear icon
  • GA admin gear
  • Click ‘view access management’ on the right column.
  • You can provide access on 3 different levels – Account, Property or View. In most cases, access on to a specific view should be good enough but if you’re not sure – better to discuss that with your site admin and the seo expert.
  • GA Access Management
  • Click the + icon on the top-right and chose ‘Add users’
  • GA Add Users
  • Type in the email address** you would like to provide him access with, make sure that the selected ‘Direct roles and data restrictions’ is what you aim to (default is viewer) and click the Add button on the top-right.
    ** The email must be a google account (private or business)
  • GA Data Restrictions

    Access to Google Search Console (GSC) Webmaster tool

  • In GSC , click the gear icon (‘setting’ option) from the main menu
  • GSC setting
  • Click the ‘Users and permissions’ option
  • GSC Users and permissions
  • Click the ‘ADD USER’ button from the top-right
  • GSC Add users
  • Type in the email address** you would like to provide him access with and the permission to grant (Restricted should be good enough).
    ** The email must be a google account (private or business)
  • Bing Webmaster tool

  • Select ‘User management’ from the main mene
  • Bing User management
  • Click the ‘Add user’ button on the top-right
  • Bing add user
  • Type in the email address you would like to provide him access with and the role to assign (Read-only should be good enough). Access scope should be the root for the main website (selected as default)