Google analytics privacy issues? Everything You Need to Know
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Google Analytics is the most used web analytics tool that you can find on the internet. While it might not be everybody's cup of tea and some prefer other tools, the service is popular for a reason. But, as with everything Google related, there are also privacy issues present. The main one is when you visit sites that use Google Analytics, everything you do on the website is being tracked.
Web owners who use Google Analytics have some options to tweak those issues (like disable tracking for certain users or websites), but as you can’t really rely on them to do that, you’ll have to secure your privacy by yourself with the help of some tools. As this is Google related, you can always go to your account settings and change some things there, but since this is about Google Analytics specifically, here’s what you need to do to secure your privacy.