If you want to enable additional events to be sent into your Data Stream through the Measurement Protocol API, you have the option to create a new Measurement Protocol API secret for your Data Stream using the instructions below.

  1. First, go to your Google Analytics Admin > Data Streams and open your chosen stream:
  2. Scroll down to the Additional Settings tab and click on Measurement Protocol API secrets; then click Create:
  3. You will have to create a nickname for your new API secret; we recommend naming this Littledata. Click Create:
  4. All done! Please note that in order to enable this, you will need the Secret value provided upon creating the Measurement Protocol API Secret. This value is confidential and should only be shared within your company: