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GTM - variable '_event' - return type and value is undefined

Here is my code on the site window.dataLayer.push({ event: 'contact_form_index_en'}) But in GTM console in the Variables tab I see the following: What is this variable _event? Where is it coming ...
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Implementing google analytics in Next.js

I'm trying to implement google analytics in Next js. I included scripts and when i type dataLayer in console I can see this (2) [Arguments(2), Arguments(3), push: Proxy(Function)] 0 : Arguments(2) ['...
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How to see individual events in GA4 reporting (or universal if I can't do it in ga4)

I have a conversion event in GA4 called "outgoing clicks" to track outgoing clicks. By clicking on "engagement->conversions" I can see that the event is working and I can group ...
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How to set up event parameters/custom dimensions in Google Tag Manager start up JavaScript for Google Analytics 4

I have been using Universal Analytics previously and now switched to Google Analytics 4. In UA, along with the page view we used to set and send a custom variable called userName. This variable helps ...
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Google Analytics - GA4 where can I view the event parameter values in event report?

I am firing a GA4 custom event. I have added 2 event parameters to my event as below screenshot. In debug view I am able to see the parameters with the values, but in Event reports like Engagement --&...
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How can I view the ecommerce conversation rate for users who triggered a custom event in GA4?

In Google Universal Analytics I used to create segments of users who triggered a custom event. After creating them I could use these in comparisons on dashboards but also in custom Data Studio (Looker ...
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How do I view event label data in Google Analytics 4?

So, I successfully got my new GA4 tag hooked up and am reporting events with customized categories, labels, and values. Yet in the new Google Analytics 4 reporting and data exploration views, I cannot ...
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Remove excess event properties sent from GTM to GA4

When I send my events from GTM to GA4, at GA4 side I am able to see properties that I haven't specified as part of my event parameters. Is there any way of removing these? debug_mode 2 ga_session_id ...
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Tracking splits in behavior flow for a 'simultaneous' split test?

What do I have? A category page with multiple product cards such as below. The (highlighted in blue) thumbnail, title and a sticker on the top right are all clickable, and all lead to the same ...
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Use Google Analytics to track inquiries from AdWords users based on the URL of the contact request

My clients site cannot be modified to track goals, the platform they use will not allow it and the developer has no interest in coding anything in to help. I'm coming to the site late in the game but ...
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GTM event not linking to event goal in Google Analytics. Is this the correct set up?

I am trying to track views of YouTube videos embedded on a website. I have successfully set up an event tag in GTM using the following metrics: The events are firing in the Real Time > Events ...
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Trigger event from external domain Google Analytics

I have a shop on a third party service. I want to trigger a event when the product gets purchased. The third party service allows us to add script snippets. I'm doing this, but I can't see any custom ...
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Data streams from Google Analytics 4 for a Single Page App page views?

I'm implementing Analytics in a new project and it seems to have changed. Now they have this Data Stream properties, where you collect a bunch of data automatically. https://support.google.com/...
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In Google Analytics, when sending an event, do I need to send "page_path" or does it automatically get it from the last "page_view"?

When I send an even through Google Analytics, more specifically GA4, is that event automatically "linked" to a page_path? I mean, if I send 2 events on /page-a and 4 events from /page-b, I ...
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Can send Google Analytics events using gtag from my Node.js express server?

Currently I have a kind of complex server error logging system that I would to refactor in order to Google Analytics. Is there a way to do something like this on my Node.js express server? // ...
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Can I use Google Analytics 4 custom dimensions in the Analysis Hub?

In the Analysis Hub: Can I use a custom dimension I've previously added? For example: I'll send the following events and I would like to do analysis based on one of its parameters: gtag("event&...
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Get a report of which buttons a user pressed in Google Analytics

My gambling site has 3 buttons for 3 games (horses, football and dogs) and a final button in order to bet. I want to know how many buttons game + bet button the users click. I mean, the journey is: ...
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How to separate 2 different types of search events in my Google Analytics data?

I've got two kinds of searches in my website: /blog/search?q=some-blogpost /products/search?q=some-product I want to be able to analyze the searches my users are making on both of those channels ...
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Where is my (gtag) category and label data?

I’m pushing custom events into Google Analytics 4 with https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtag/js?id={GID}. I've checked that my action, category and label variables are generating the strings I need: ...
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Phone call event tracking code not working

I've set up the following event in Google Analytics Category Equal To Phone Call Tracking Action Equal To Click to Call Label Equal To 0123 4567 Value Greater Than (left blank, no data entered) ...
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Google analytics event goal onclick link

I want to use an event goal onclick for tag and the goal I used doesn't work <a onClick="ga('send', 'event', 'Captain', 'Click', 'Captain telegram', '1');" href="http://1go.ir/FUSeN&...
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How to use Google Analytics to find the number of sessions with a specific event on a collection of pages?

I want to find the number of sessions in which "Add to Cart" event happened in a group of pages like the Product page, collection page, and search pages. I am willing to use the enhanced e-...
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Google Analytics - Discrepancy between Event and Goal numbers

Our goal is set up very simply - track all events with Action = "Complete". When looking at the event numbers for any given time period, they are always a couple units higher than the goal ...
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Exit "Events" on one site drastically differ from the corresponding "Acquisition" data on another site

I have a site (mysite) that refers users to another (othersite). Tracking how many referrers mysite sends to the othersite is crucial. I have access to analytics for both. On mysite, when a user ...
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Google Analytics events not working

I'm trying to send an analytics event on a button click and it's not working. When I look in Analytics reports in Realtime > Events section, I can see one active user (the site isn't public yet, so ...
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How to view events per user/session in Google Analytics dashboard?

I've added custom segments of the users that did the specified event category. However, I can't view simultaneously number of users and number of events on the same dashboard, which should have been ...
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What is parameter ?fbclid on Google Analytics?

If I check my google anaytics I see this : /xxxxxxxxxx-step is the number of people accessing this page But I find /xxxxxxxxxx-step?fbclid=xxxxxxxxxx too. What is that? Is that the number of people ...
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Can Google Analytics track visitor behavior?

I read this reference https://www.codehousegroup.com/insight-and-inspiration/digital-strategy/sitecore-analytics-vs-google-analytics There said that what makes sitecore analytics different from ...
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GTM - Bad Event Tracking Code - Pageview Hit must precede event

I'm having trouble finding a GTM error. The error states that Google Tag Manager isn't receiving the URL/page-name in Google's Behavior->Landing Pages report before it receives an event. I'm not ...
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How do I deal with false data sent to the analytics server I'm building?

I want to add analytics to my website but I do not want to use google analytics. My idea was to create an express server and expose a public analytics endpoint where I send my requests to. This is ...
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Google Analytics dimension1 is undefined gtag

I have recently set up Google Analytics on my site with gtag. I have created 1 dimension, store_name. I have added the code to send the dimension value right after the function call like so: gtag('...
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Events as Goals in Google Analytics for funnel visualization & flow

tl;dr Can Events (triggered and passed to GA by Tag Manager) be set up as Goals in GA to be used in funnel visualisation & flow without setting up a virtual pageview? Context Our lead funnel is ...
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Bounce rate segmentation

I want to segment an event label together with its bounce rate. I create a segment condition regular expression with two conditionals: one for the event label and the other for the bounce. For this ...
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Is duplicate Google Analytics Tag in Google Tag Manager a good idea?

I have a dilemma. Ever since I migrated to Google Tag Manager, I am not able to trigger Google Analytics custom events the way I used to do. If I choose Universal Analytics, it gives me a choice ...
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Events are being tracked but no corresponding Goals (Goal conversions are equals zero)

I have a website with universal analytics in the head section and recently I setup Google tag manager to check if I would be able to resolve the issue with no success. My Tracking code looks like (...
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Schema.org Event does not appear in Google Search [duplicate]

This is my Event Website:http://whittierevents.com/ I have added the Json schema on the site in order to show events in google search. Crawled successfully on google webmaster too without any error....
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No coincidence in numbers in Events [closed]

I have created 3 events: "Place_bet", "Input_select_amount" and "Amount_button". The idea is to track if the user clicks the button with the event "Input_select_amount" OR "Amount_button" AND finally ...
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What is a "unique event" in Google analytics?

I don´t really catch the whole sense of an unique event. Can anybody explain it with a claryfing example? Under my point of view, it is an event that is only done once into a session. For example: a ...
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How do I exclude one specific form of several from my Google Analytics form fills Goal Conversion tracking?

I have lots of contact forms on my site. All of them could lead to paying customers except one — the form on the hiring page. I want to track all of the form fills as goal conversions for all of the ...
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Are eventParameters in gtag event required?

Simple question, in a gtag event, can we do just this : gtag('event', 'generate_lead'); instead of gtag('event', 'generate_lead', { 'value': '2', 'currency': 'USD', '...
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Google Analytics doesn't track events, everything else is correctly tracked

I've set Analytics for my new landing page. Everything works correctly( real-time data as well) except for Events tracking. Actually, this is the first time I'm working with Analytics Events tracking,...
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How can I aggregate Google Analytics events by event name?

How can I aggregate events by name? We're running focus groups on our new eCommerce site and I'm collecting events which appear in GA as: When user clicks a product: Event Category: Event Action:...
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Goal isn't triggered when visitors come to the homepage from inner page. Why?

Here's the situation. On the homepage, there's a CTA that has a goal on it in Analytics. I have a blog for my website. Lots of links inside the blog to the homepage. Lots of visits on the blog ...
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Google Analytics - How to calculate CTR based on Event Actions using Total Events

For selected Event Label results are: How to present in custom report value of CTR [%] = (Total Events for Click) / (Total Events for Hit)?
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How do I setup Event Tracking on my link and in Google Analytics so users clicking our login button to our app don't count as a bounce?

I have a website (wwww.example.com) and users will come to my site to click the login button on my app (app.example.com). This is currently counting as a bounce and I do not want it to since they are ...
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How can I track outbound links with Google Analytics?

I currently have a WordPress website, where I would like to be able to create an Event which tracks when visitors click through to a 3rd party web page (outbound link). At present, my website has 3 ...
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Can a Google Analytics goal fire only the first time a user does something?

I have an app where users can create new projects.I would like to create a Google Analytics goal for when a user creates a project for the first time. I currently have an event set up on the site ...
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Element visibility with Google Tag Manager

I'm trying to know how far my users scroll on my website. With Google Tag Manager I've set a trigger that fire an event when some marked element appears on the page. It's working but something strange ...
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Google analytics track product id

I have a website where users can add products to favorites. I want to track how many user are using this feature, and later be able to access this information to see how this feature is performing ...
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How do I make Google Analatycs events on button only fire once per user even with multiple clicks?

I need to set up Google events and goals on the buttons of application form. Lets say, you need to write your name, e-mail, phone number and the press "Next" to reach the second form which you should ...