API Reference

This guide provides complete details on the request (query) and response for the Google Analytics Metadata API. For a guide to concepts and structure of columns data, see the Metadata API Overview.

Requests are all shown in REST format. At the end of the page for each method, you can try out the request interactively in the APIs Explorer by using the "Try it!" link.

Resource types

  1. Columns


For Columns Resource details, see the resource representation page.

Method HTTP request Description
URIs relative to https://www.googleapis.com/analytics/v3, unless otherwise noted
list GET  /metadata/reportType/columns Lists all columns for a report type.