1 How to block Google Analytics (from tracking you)
1.1 Option 1. The official (questionably working) way
Install the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.
Note the following claims on their description page:
Updates to your browser or operating system may affect the functionality of the opt-out extension.
So even if it does work, it may stop working without you noticing it. See Option 2 for a more proper solution.
1.2 Option 2. The brutal (and the only correct) way
Add this one line to your
Also, be aware that the method here does not prevent the server itself logging your activities; nor does it protect you from eavesdropping.
- City College of San Francisco. “Instructions: Block Google Analytics” Accessed May 24, 2016. http://www.ccsf.edu/Policy/Privacy/ga.html