Discourse metrics don't match Google metrics

(Mila Ferrer) #1


I manage a diabetes online community and have noticed our Google metrics are way different from the Discourse ones. Any idea why? All the settings seem to be okay, i would aprreciate any help or guidance.

(Simon Cossar) #2

There are a few topics about this already. The simplest explanation that I have seen is in this post:

A detailed explanation of how Discourse counts crawler traffic is in this topic:


Hi Mila,
Are you referring to page views? i.e. Discourse pvs are higher than GA ones?

More info here: Why there is huge difference in Pageviews tracking number on discourse admin dahboard and on google analytics

(Mila Ferrer) #4

Gracias will read them today!