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YouTube Analytics



Integrate your YouTube account with Rank Ranger for enhanced YouTube Analytics reports that can be viewed in our marketing platform, white label client dashboards and automatically sent in white label PDF format to your clients and managers.

Authorization is quickest if you are logged into your YouTube account in another tab / window prior to connecting the account to Rank Ranger.
 
*Social Analytics are currently in Beta test stage, contact us if you would like to participate in our Beta Test Group.*

Authorized Connections YouTube Analytics Integration
 

Authorize YouTube Connection

 
Log in to your YouTube account.

Log in to Rank Ranger and access Account Settings > Authorized Connections


Click Settings in the top right navigation or hover over the person icon and select My Account. 
access account settings


Access Authorized Connections

Scroll down to the Connections section of the sidebar and click Authorized Connections.
 
navigate to Authorized Connections


If no connections have been previously added to your account, you will see a blank Manage Connections table.
 
Authorized Connections New Account


Add Authorized Connection

  • Click the Add Connection button to expand the option list.
  • Click the YouTube button.
 
Add authorized YouTube connection


Select the Account

If more than one Google YouTube account is accessed with the computer or device you're using, then Google will ask you to choose an account.

Select the Google Account



Authorize Rank Ranger YouTube App: Permissions

In order to provide you with YouTube Analytics reports and tools, Rank Ranger requires your authorization to view YouTube reports for your channels and videos, playlists and activity for display in your social analytics reports in our marketing platform.

Authorize Rank Ranger YouTube App


More info

Click the i icon to review the more information regarding the account permissions.  Click the OK button to close the window. 

YouTube Permissions

Name Your YouTube Connection

You can add as many YouTube accounts to Rank Ranger as you'd like, so we recommend that you name each connection for easy identification when connecting to rank tracking campaigns.

Name your YouTube Connection

Learn more about managing your Authorized Connections.


Connect YouTube to Rank Tracking Campaign

 
Integrate Campaign with YouTube

After authorizing integration of your YouTube account to our app, you need to connect a YouTube profile with a rank tracking campaign.
  • On the Home Campaigns screen, click the gear icon corresponding to the campaign to open Campaign Settings
  • Scroll down and select Social Analytics in the sidebar
  • In the Select Connection Name for YouTube field, click the down arrow and select the appropriate account.
  • Click the Connect button.

Connect YouTube to rank tracking campaign

YouTube Connection Successful

When the connection is successful, you will see the YouTube account avatar and name (if you don't then you need to click the Connect button). 

YouTube Connection Successful

To switch to a different YouTube account, click the Disconnect link and repeat the campaign connection. 

Click the View Report link to launch the YouTube Channel Analytics Dashboard. When available, you'll find additional YouTube reports and tools in the left sidebar of the Reports > Social Analytics screen.

YouTube Analytics Dashboard

The YouTube Analytics Dashboard displays:
  • Views Graph
  • Performance Metrics including Views and the number of Minutes users watched videos for the channel or playlist
  • Engagement Metrics including Likes, Dislikes, Comments, Shares and Favorites added
  • Top 10 Video list with number of Views, Minutes Watched, Likes, Dislikes, Shares, Comments and Favorites added
  • Audience Demographic Charts: Top Geographic Locations and Gender breakdown
  • Discovery Charts: Top Playback Locations and Top Traffic Sources

YouTube Analytics Dashboard




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