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How to read my Google Analytics

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I keep finding different answers of how to read my Google Analytics filtered data and am having a hard time conveying results to the website owner of

Please see the this Analytics export, he's asked me "What do you mean by "we've had 508 organic searches over the past 21 days"... based upon the attached can someone tell me what 508 Organic SEARCHES (does this mean that 508 people actually clicked on our website through google search results?) versus 53 Organic Traffic (53 users based on what?) versus 91 Organic Sessions (shouldn't this number also be 53?)... I'm getting confused and it's frustrating as I should know this by now. 
Can someone just explain what I'm seeing here in laymen terms please??
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Accepted by topic author Chad B
July 2016

Re: How to read my Google Analytics

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Hi Chad,

In the report, blue represents all traffic and orange is only organic traffic. You have 91 sessions, 53 users and 508 pageviews generated by just organic traffic. One user could have multiple sessions and generate multiple pageviews (that's what we often hope for). This view is showing your totals and as well the percent/segment of organic traffic for comparison.

Hope this helps!

Tommy Sands, AdWords Top Contributor | Community Profile | Twitter | Philly Marketing Labs
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Re: How to read my Google Analytics

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Thanks PPCBossman! That does help.