AdWords is now Google Ads. Our new name reflects the full range of advertising options we offer across Search, Display, YouTube, and more. Learn more

AdWords Express
3.2K members online now
3.2K members online now
Understanding your campaign results
Guide Me
star_border
Reply

Analytics and AdWords Express

[ Edited ]
Visitor ✭ ✭ ✭
# 1
Visitor ✭ ✭ ✭

I use AdWords Express and have one Ad on it.

I wanted to connect it to my Google Analytics Property for the site and followed the instructions.

 

But I just see zeros in my Ad Overview in Adwords.

 

Account Linking:

analytics.google.com.PNG

 

Adwords Settings:

adwords.google.com - express.PNG

 

Adwords Ad:

 

adwords.google.com - the ad.PNG 

I thought I would see something different than 0 under "New visits from your ad", "Average time spent on your website" and "Average number of pages viewed".

 

Now I'm asking myself: Why? What is wrong and how can I fix it?

1 Expert replyverified_user

Analytics and AdWords Express

Top Contributor
# 2
Top Contributor

Hi @Christian S,

 

It does take roughly 24 hours for the date to start to appear. Also, keep in mind that Analytics will only show data forwardly... meaning nothing from the periods before you added the code and it became live. 

 

Kind Regards,

 

James

____________________________________________________________
Google My Business & Google Ads Top Contributor
Google Partner | GYBO Agency | Local Guide | My Profile


 


 


 

Analytics and AdWords Express

Visitor ✭ ✭ ✭
# 3
Visitor ✭ ✭ ✭

Thank you.

 

I forgot to mention that I linked it over a week ago.

 

 

So the 24 hour waiting rule can't be the reason for the data not showing.