There are a number of tremendous resources on using Google Analytics with Canvas. This page is an attempt to gather and organize those resources. If you know of one I have missed please let me know!
Canvas Community Resources
- How to Set Up Google Analytics for Canvas from Jeremy Perkins
- Using Google Tag Manager to add Google Analytics
- Google Analytics Custom Dimensions through Google Tag Manager
- Google Tag Manager Recipes
- CanvasCon USF: Using Google Analytics to Understand Canvas Usage by Jeremy Perkins
This is a great overview of key metrics in Google Analytics, custom variables and setting up dashboards.
- Learning Analytics and Canvas Data by Kevin Reeve, Christopher Phillips, Kenneth Larsen, Meghan Lewis, and John Louviere
- Video coming soon
- A blog series from Adam Williams on his experience getting started with Google Analytics and setting up dashboards:
I don't think it makes sense to add all of the discussion posts related to Google Analytics, but there are a few great ones that include some helpful references:
- What we learned when installing Google Analytics on Canvas LMS by One Further
- Canvas + Google Analytics Google Doc from Springfield (source)
Please let me know of other Canvas Google Analytics resources and I will add this to this page!