Questions tagged [google-tag-manager]

Google Tag Manager is an analytics tracking tool made by Google. It enables users to implement a variety of tracking options, run custom JavaScript, add custom HTML tags to the page and more, all without having to change code on the site.

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How do I add the an expires header for external URL components as suggested by GTmetrix and YSlow?

I am trying to decrease the loading time of my website which is hosted in Bluehost. So when I check the performance scores via GTmetrix under YSlow section it mention to "Add expire headers" for four ...
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How to add the Facebook Messenger Customer Chat Plugin to your site using Google Tag Manager

I'm trying to install the Facebook Messenger Customer Chat Plugin onto my website using Google Tag Manager so that it can be controlled by non-developers, however after creating a 'Custom HTML' block ...
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How do I hide the Google Tag Manager preview pane?

When using the "new" UI (version 2) of Google Tag Manager, I cannot disable the preview/debug pane. It's appearing on every page of my web site whenever I'm logged into my Google Apps account. I've ...
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Do I need to add the Google Tag Manager if I already have Google Analytics?

I have google analytics in my website like this : <!-- Global site tag (gtag.js) - Google Analytics --> <script async src="https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtag/js?id=UA-xxxxxxxx-1"></...
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Google Tag Manager: UA tag not firing and having issues with GTM tag assistant

(I have a created a new container to test the stuff below as the original one is too complex with many tags for various campaigns/analytics) So I have 3 tags a simple tag that is of type 'custom HTML&...
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Changing domain name and analytics

We are changing domain name but the website is staying exactly the same. We are 301 redirecting every page. We believe that we wouldn't have to create a new property in analytics or tag manager as ...
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Track subscription form that redirects to an external URL with Google Tag Manager

I have a Gravity Form subscription form that I am currently tracking by triggering an even on the confirmation page using Google Tag Manager. However, very soon this form will redirect to a page on a ...
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What is the difference between google tag manager and google analytics?

I am reading about web analytic and came across GTM and GA. It seems that GA is a service provided by google which generates reports and statistics on website traffic. As per my limited understanding ...
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Error tracking clickthrough rate with GTM and GA

I am trying to monitor the number of clicks on a ebanner on a website and this ebanner links to an external website. For example, if I'm on abc.com, clicking on the ebanner leaves abc and goes into ...
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How to Track outbound clicks in google analytics

I know there are several ways that will help me find out how many times that user clicked on the outbound links but situation is pretty complicated. It is a school website, KENT SCHOOL DISTRICT and ...
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How to combine Google Analytics and Google Ads tags into one script?

I want to add Google Analytics and Google Ads tags to my website: This is for Google Analytics: <script async src="https://www.googletagmanager.com/gtag/js?id=UA-xxxxxxxxx-x"></...
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Google Ads displaying on all browsers except Safari. (Adx/AdSense in safari, Ad Server for the rest)

Test page (ads only enabled for certain counties so please let me know yours if you're trying to troubleshoot): http://www.fitsnews.com/category/healthcare/ Two ads on this page (one 728/90 and one ...
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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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Google Analytics and Tag manager to track multiple subdomains

I am trying to track multiple subdomains on my site. Eg: I have example.com as the main domain, abc.example.com, xyz.example.com as the subdomains. I am using google tag manager and installed the ...
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Using Google Analytics to track popularity a series of checkboxes on a webpage

I have a WebPage page that has lots of checkboxes on. Each one does something different. I would like to know which of these checkboxes is most popular with users. I am aware that I can assign ...
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Tracking rotating Ads with Google Tag Manager

So at the moment we have our ads setup using event tracking in Google Analytic (Universal) and they are implemented in this format: <a href="example.com" onclick="ga('send', 'event', 'Banner Ad - ...
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Debugging a User-Scope Custom Dimension in Google Analytics

I am currently trying to configure a User Scope dimension that is set on an Admin section of a website. Reason being, so that I can filter out users that edit the site, i.e. Administrators, from ...
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Google Tag Manager Custom HTML Page View URL Equals Trigger not Working

I've just started using Tag Manager combined with Schema JSON-LD for the first time. I am attempting to use Custom HTML but have hit a brick wall when attempting to assign Custom HTML to a URL based ...
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