Create a Web Property-AdWords Link

Google Analytics monitors and reports the traffic for your website. This action lets you create a new AdWord link for the Specified WebProperty. To do this, add this action to your canvas and configure it. Select the appropriate authorization for Google Analytics from the drop-down list. If you haven’t created an authorization yet, select ‘Add New’ to create one. 

Field data

Account ID (Mandatory): Enter the account ID to which the WebProperty belongs. You can retrieve the account ID by clicking on 'ADMIN > Account Settings' tab in Google Analytics. It is listed under 'Account ID' field.

WebProperty ID (Mandatory): Enter the ID of the web property for which you wish to create an AdWord link. You can retrieve the WebProperty ID, by clicking on 'ADMIN > Property Settings' tab in Google Analytics. It is listed under 'Tracking Id' field. 

Name of the Link (Mandatory): Provide a suitable name for the link. 

AdWords Accounts_Customer ID (Mandatory): Enter the Customer ID of the linked AdWords account. Retrieve this ID by clicking on 'ADMIN > AdWords Linking > Link Group Name' in Google Analytics. It is listed under 'Select Linked AdWords accounts'. 

AdWords Accounts_Auto Tagging Enabled (Mandatory): Specify if the auto-tagging has been enabled for the linked AdWords account. Available options are 'True' and 'False'. By default, the value for this field is set to 'True'. You can add multiple AdWords accounts by clicking on the '+ADD' link. 

Profile IDs (Optional): Enter the profile ID of the linked view. To retrieve the profile ID, click on 'ADMIN > AdWords Linking' tab in Google Analytics. It is listed under 'Linked Views' tab. You can add multiple profile IDs by clicking on the '+ADD' link.

Self Link (Optional): Enter the self link for the AdWord. 

WebProperty Reference: If you wish add an external AdWord as a reference for the current WebProperty, you will need to pass the following details:

   - WebProperty ID (Optional): Enter the ID of the WebProperty in UA-XXXX-YY format.

   - Name of this WebProperty (Optional): Enter the name of the WebProperty.

   - Internal ID of this WebProperty (Optional): Enter the internal ID of the WebProperty.

   - Link for this WebProperty (Optional): Enter the link for this WebProperty.

   - Account ID (Optional): Enter the account ID to which the WebProperty belongs. 

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Once you have entered the details, click on 'Done' and 'Run' the workflow. This will create a new AdWord link for the specified WebProperty.  

Refer to API documentation for more information: https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/config/mgmt/v3/mgmtReference/management/webPropertyAdWordsLinks/insert

Output:
  • output-arrow google-analytics Create a Web Property-AdWords Link
    • left-triangle id string
    • left-triangle kind string
    • left-triangle selfLink string
    • left-triangle entity object
    • left-triangle adWordsAccounts array
    • left-triangle name string
    • left-triangle profileIds array