If you do not have Google Analytics connected for your Blog and you are sent a Direct Offer, you will need to connect before you are able to accept that offer. Providing this information is an industry standard and as such we are making this move to accommodate requests from Marketers for transparency and reliable data.
Google Analytics is a free service, provided by Google, that captures analytics for your Blog. Our access for Google Analytics is read-only, through Google's provided API to pull traffic and visitor information. We use this data to illustrate your value to Marketers.
Connecting Your Google Analytics Before Accepting A Direct Offer:
1. Log into your account and locate the Direct Offer you want to accept.
2. You will notice that the Bid button has been replace by the Connect Analytics button. Click on the Connect Analytics button.
3. A pop-up will appear asking you to Authorize The Creator Marketplace to have read-only access to your Google Analytics account. Click the Authorize button.
If you are experiencing any issues connecting your Google Analytics, we have another great article here that will walk you through this process. After reading through this article, if you are still experiencing issues please open a ticket with our help desk and a representative will be happy to assist you.