How to Track Engaged Time in Google Analytics

Find out how much time users spend actively doing stuff on your site

Rob Flaherty
Jun 26, 2014 · 3 min read

Lately there’s been a surge of interest in time-based metrics focused on the amount of time users spend actively engaged during a session. Because standard analytics solutions like Omniture and Google Analytics don’t provide this data out of the box, to track these metrics you generally need a specialized analytics tool, something like Chartbeat for example.