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Measure the impact of Google News

You can track the performance of your content based on how it shows up in Google News.

Measure your traffic

To differentiate the traffic from Google News and the rest of your traffic, find the HTTP referrer.

Readers with the referrers "" or "" come from the Google News App and browsers.

You can use your own on-page analytics for further analysis of your standard HTML and Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) articles.

Tip: You can learn more about how your site performs on Google News platforms with the performance reports in Search Console.

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New Publisher Center

Google launched a new Publisher Center interface to help publishers easily manage how their content appears across Google News surfaces. Read more on this FAQ page and our blog post.

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