The next generation of Google Analytics is here. It’s called Google Analytics 4 or GA4 in short. In this step by step guide, we’ll show you how to upgrade your existing Universal Analytics Property to the brand new GA4 Property & run along with your existing Universal Analytics Property.
Go to your Google Analytics Account > Click on Admin > Select your Existing Universal Analytics Property you wish to upgrade to. You’ll see the Upgrade to GA4 option enabled there. Click on that.
I don’t see Upgrade to GA4 in my account? What should I do?
No problem at all, we got you covered. See How to get the new Google Analytics 4 Property (GA4)? 😍
Click on Get Started Button
Below wizard would take you through the upgrade process. Click on Create Property
That’s all, the upgrade is completed 🥳 You’ll see the success message as shown in the image below. You also see your new property name along with your new property id.
Click on See your GA4 property
You’ll be taken to the below screen. Click on Data Streams
Your existing website property will be converted into a stream here. Click on that.
A new window would open & give you access to see your stream details.
Now your new GA4 property is ready to get implemented on your site. Go to How to get the new Google Analytics 4 Property (GA4) & continue from Step #06 there.