Google Adwords Account Set-Up

You should get the client’s Google Adwords account information out of Google Drive or from the client prior to beginning the configuration process.


Configuring Google Adwords requires that you log out of any Google account in the browser you are using to configure Google Adwords. This includes your Apmetrix email.

      1.  Navigate to

      2.  Login with the client’s user name and password.

Note: You likely will land on the Project Dashboard.

      3.  To create a new project, click the < Projects


      4.  Click the Create Project button.

A New Project window displays.

      5.  Enter a project name in the Project Name

Note: The project ID defaults from Google and once accepted is not something that a user can change.

      6.  Click the Create

      7.  If prompted, accept the Terms of Service.

      8.  Click the APIs and auth

      9.  Click the Credentials

     10. Click the Create New Client ID

Create Client ID details displays.

     11. Ensure that the Web Application radio button is active.

     12. Enter appropriate Apmetrix URIs in the Authorized redirect URI

     13. Click the Create Client ID

     14. Copy the client ID and client secret for use in setting up the Google Adwords task in Apmetrix.

     15. Navigate to

The Customer ID you need for task creation in Apmetrix displays in the upper right corner.

     16. Copy the Customer ID.

     17. Click the gear icon.

A menu displays.

     18. Click Account settings on the displayed menu.

Account settings display.

     19. Click the AdWords API Center


AdWords API Center details display.

The Developer token you need for task creation in Apmetrix displays in the upper right corner.

     20. Copy the Developer token. 

Finally, the client needs to apply for an API account. Instructions for doing so are located at

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