Analytics

General plugins (Local) ::: local_analytics
Maintained by Bas Brands
A local Moodle Module adding Analytics. This plugin currently supports 3 Analytics modes, Piwik, Google Universal Analytics and Google Legacy Analytics.

Analytics 1.5 (Build: 2014100801)

Moodle 2.0, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 2.6, 2.7
Released: Wednesday, October 8, 2014, 6:26 PM
moodle-local_analytics
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A local Moodle Module adding Site Analytics

The plugin features the following options:
- exclude tracking of admin users
- build full navigation tree for Piwik course category and activity tracking
- image based tracking in case javascript is disabled (for Piwik)
- advanced analytics for Google analytics (based on Bas Brands and Gavin Henricks work in 2013 http://www.somerandomthoughts.com/blog/2012/04/18/ireland-uk-moodlemoot-analytics-to-the-front/)

Install instructions:
1. Copy the analytics directory to the local directory of your Moodle instance
2. Visit the notifications page
3. Configure the plugin

Configuration:
The plugin currently supports 3 Analytics modes, Piwik, Google Universal Analytics and Google Legacy Analytics.

Piwik
- Set the Site ID
- Choose whether you want image fallback tracking
- Enter the URL to your Piwik install excluding http/https and trailing slashes
- Choose whether you want to track admins (not recommended)
- Choose whether you want to send Clean URLs (recommended):
Piwik will aggregrate Page Titles and show a nice waterfall cascade of all sites, including categories and action types

Google Universal Analytics
- Plugin modifies the page speed sample to have 50% of your visitors samples for page speed instead of 1% making it much more useful
- Set your Google tracking ID
- Choose whether you want to track admins (not recommended)
- Choose whether you want to send Clean URLs (not recommended):
Google analytics will no longer be able to use overlays and linking back to your Moodle site

Google Legacy Analytics (soon deprecated by Google)
- Plugin modifies the page speed sample to have 50% of your visitors samples for page speed instead of 1% making it much more useful
- Set your Google tracking ID
- Choose whether you want to track admins (not recommended)
- Choose whether you want to send Clean URLs (not recommended):
Google analytics will no longer be able to use overlays and linking back to your Moodle site

Workings:
The plugin will inject tracking code for Analytics purposes into every page.
If debugging is enabled the URL that is tracked will be displayed on the bottom of the page.

Version information

Version build number
2014100801
Version release name
1.5 (Build: 2014100801)
Can be updated from
0.1 (Build: 20131113) (2013111300), 1.2 (Build: 2014031100), 1.2 (Build: 2014031100), 1.2 (Build: 2014031100), 1.3 (Build: 2014032100) (2014032100), 1.4 (Build: 2014042900) (2014042900), 1.5 (Build: 2014100800) (2014100800)
Can be updated to
1.5 (Build: 2014100801) (2014120300), 1.5 (Build: 2014100801) (2014120301)
Maturity
Stable version
MD5 Sum
fc43376a114aaa3bce21808226cac8d1
Supported software
Moodle 2.1, Moodle 2.0, Moodle 2.2, Moodle 2.3, Moodle 2.4, Moodle 2.5, Moodle 2.6, Moodle 2.7
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.0
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.1
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.2
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.3
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.4
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.5
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.6
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.7

Version control information

Version control system (VCS)
GIT
VCS repository URL

Default installation instructions for plugins of the type General plugins (Local)

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the module.
  3. Place the folder in the "local" subdirectory.
  4. Visit http://yoursite.com/admin to finish the installation.