Real-Time Google Analytics and Profile Data

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Here is a real-life question we were asked during a recent training:

How come my Google Analytics Profile only shows traffic to a section of the site but Real-Time report shows everything?

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An important thing to remember is that the Google Analytics Real-Time Report does not support profile filters. What that means is that it shows all unfiltered traffic at Account-level. You can use content or location tab to apply a report-time filter.

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Article written by Alex Yastrebenetsky
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Last Updated: May 21, 2012

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