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Action to get data from a web site visitors in order to generate statistics.

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Mapping User-ID and source/medium/campaign

I'm trying to create a report from my Google Analytics data, which maps user-ids with the source / medium / campaign. So think something like the table you find in the User Explorer, except with the ...
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Twitter - Google Analytics discrepancy

I am trying to find out what, if anything, we can do about the discrepancy between Twitter's reported websiteclicks on our ads there, and the sessions showing up in Google Analytics for the campaigns. ...
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How travel tracking/travel blog apps make money? [closed]

My question seems to be weird here but I cannot find any answers for my questions on the Internet. There are two top travel tracking/travel blog apps right now. They seem to offer members free ...
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Measure and Track Value of Website(s) Improvements

is there any way to track and measure a website's value over time? Here is what I mean (btw, very green at this, so no judgement, but constructive criticism is appreciated) We have several websites ...
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Google Analytics to only track specific events

Is it possible to limit Google Analytics to only track certain events? Note: Tracking all events and then filtering at the dashboard would not be an acceptable solution here. Context: for a specific ...
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How to predict or simulate how google analytics is going to map page use? [closed]

I'm testing how different programmatic ways of updating the URL are tracked by google analytics (setting window.location properties, using the history API, etc.). I'm applying this to client-side ...
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Phone call tracking on website, country list [closed]

I would like to know if this list is up to date? [https://support.google.com/adwords/answer/2454052#cfcountries][1] Because I was able to configure the phone tacking on a website for an account which ...
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Tracking rich snippet impressions

Is there a way to track specifically how often a page from my website appears in a Google rich snippet? Or will this number just be added to the total impressions number?
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How to identify all search engine bots and crawlers?

I'm recently doing keyword advertising on Bing, which also powers AOL and Yahoo searches, to promote a product. And I'm using a third-party tracker to track the clicks of my advertisements. I found ...
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How does StackOverflow know that the referral traffic is coming from Google organic search?

A lot of StackOverflow's results in Google search append a parameter at the end to indicate that the traffic came from Google. I assume this is largely used for internal search volume tracking. ?...
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How to track digital product sales from third-party vendors

Hopefully this question is in the right place. We are using WordPress with WooCommerce. We sell homeschool curriculum in print and digital versions. Our distributors currently sell our print ...
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Analytics Enhaced Ecommerce not tracking transactions

I have a website integrated with analytics and ecommerce, it tracks correctly the transactions of each order. Now I've added the Enhaced Ecommerce, and it is tracking all the purchase funnel, but ...
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Google Analytics 'Appears' to be ignoring campaign attribution

I'm using universal analytics with the userId feature. I create a new clean browser session and hit my site with the following parameters set: https://www.example.com/?utm_source=mysource&...
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Single Page Application: Analytics Broken For Paid Traffic

I am struggling with an issue and can't find a solution online, so I am hoping you can help us out here :-) For our event location booking platform, which is iteratively upgraded to a ReactJS ...
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How to get OS specific stats for screen resolution from statcounter.com?

For web development it doesn't mater too much what OS the device is running, on the other hand for native app development I'd like to have two set of stats, one for Android and other for iOS. Is this ...
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GTM Size Budgets - What's an average Google Tag Manager payload size (kB/files/other)?

On a landing page I've built, 80% of what the user downloads in terms of kB and even more in terms of number of files comes from GTM. It's an extremely condensed site outside of the GTM implementation,...
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Calculate conversion percentage in Google Analytics based only on visitors to the page with the conversion action

I have promo website for an app. There is an "Install now" button on the index page, and other pages (such as "tutorial", "private policy", "faq") don't contain the button. So I set event tracking ...
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Is it possible to track google analytics conversions on a shopify buy button?

Client has a website on Squarespace, with google analytics tracking. They are using shopify for order processing. I think this is called the 'buy button sales channel' on shopify. When a user clicks ...
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How To Track Outbound Clicks On Banner Ads Without GA

I cannot use Google Analytics or other premium analytics tools. I can only use AWStats or internal tracking with a PHP script or something like that. First attempt: I have already read about how to ...
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Google Analytics: Internal tracking

I have a custom-made eshop (so I can modify any code if needed) and I have added a section in each product page named recommended products. In there there are 3 links to other products. Moreover there ...
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Google Analytics - exclude from stats if user clicks on a particular link when visiting home page

I have a website for a web application which our company has built. Let's say the domain is https://www.example.com/ Many of our customers have bookmarked this. The navigation for the site features ...
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Do URL Tracking parameters used on internal links override the inital Google Analytics traffic sources?

To test the success of various banners and CTA images that we have put across multiple pages on our website, we are tagging them with URL builders' parameters to track the source, medium and campaign. ...
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Improve performance of tracking scripts - facebook, linkedin google etc

I have Google Tag Manager setup to manage all my third party tracking scripts. These include; LinkedIn, Facebook, Hubspot, Google Adwords/Remarketing etc. Is there a way I can optimize the ...
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The impact of pasting Google Tag Manager's snippets at the end of document instead?

I'm using Google Tag Manger for the purpose using Google's Universal Analytics. Google Tag Manager's instruction suggests that the two snippets be pasted as close to the opening <head> tag as ...
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When using WordPress how do you tell how many read a post when the post is also shown on often visited home page?

I've recently published my first post with Wordpress, however figured out that the blog posts will all be read on the home page - as I'm presuming you can't write different posts on different 'menu' ...
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Benefits of using DoubleClick when having adverts sold by an agency anyways

All my display ads are sold through an agency (direct sales and AdX). I'm getting a high CPM and everything is fine. However, I only get a report at the end of the month with all the figures. So I ...
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Exporting tracking codes across multiple Google Analytics accounts

I was looking to generate a report or export Tracking Codes across multiple accounts in GA. Was wondering if this would be possible. For example, account 1 has mobile app, iPad app. Account 2 has ...
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How do we track offline marketing traffic to my website using Google Analytics?

Suppose I want to track my website traffic those who are coming from my offline marketing such as pamphlet and hoarding or any other physical activity. I have installed Google Analytics and ...
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How do you trigger a Google Analytics event for section scroll using Google Tag Manager?

We have section in a page where the content inside the section in scrollable within that particular section. i.e the Height of the section is fixed but we can add any length of content inside that ...
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How can affiliate sales be tracked across a users various devices?

Someone, with who I will have an affiliate link partnership, has put a link to my e-shop: http://www.example.com/?source=userA. I'd like to track my sales that happen thanks to his link. What ...
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Tracking users between sites using contact forms

I have two websites; A and B. I have hyperlinked linked these sites via advertisement banners and have contact forms on both. When people contact me through Website B's Contact Form I believe they are ...
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Google Analytics Campaign or Medium Tracking with Privacy Browsers

If a user has a web browser or browser extension that blocks ads, disables cookies, stops tracking etc. Do these browser features stop Medium or Campaign information being passed to Google Analytics ...
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Google Analytics subdomain filter is filtering out virtual page views

I have a reporting view setup with a filter to show only the traffic to the subdomain. I can see in realtime view that it is correctly showing only traffic to the subdomain. However, it seems that no ...
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Literal '{{transactionTotal}}' appear when using Facebook conversion pixel instead of it being replaced by a number

I have this as the datalayer. When I view the sourcecode of the site, the datalayer appears at the bottom of the page. dataLayer = [{ transactionId: '172601', transactionTotal: 6.09, ...
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Tradeoffs of including alt attribute in tracking pixel

I work at a company with a very prolific tracking tag, which uses a tracking pixel to pass information. Currently, our tag uses a bare <img> inside of a <noscript>, and the image does not ...
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Google Analytics stopped registering hits 10 minutes after implementing measurement protocol

I'm trying to implement google analytics on server-side. In order to (loosely) identify visitors, I'm generating an md5 based on IP and user-agent and send the result to Google for tracking the ...
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What is adding p, subid, and uid variables to the query string of a site url?

One of our sites is seeing ~100 sessions a day landing on the home page with a query string like the following appended: ?p=1471086892&subid=526&uid=48752857D549575A Each one has the same ...
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Manual testing on Mobile app tracking [closed]

My team is implementing analytics tracking on Mobile App. This app is available in mobile version only. Not a website app. I want to test the app in mobile devices if the tracking is working properly ...
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What is _ga in url path?

I just opened a link which leaded me to a root (main) page of www of some Organization (let's call it XXXXXXX). It was opened from 3rd party www, not from with XXXXXXX's www. The url in web browser ...
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Is tracking pageviews on a PDF possible with UTM tags?

I have a client which has a large amount of PDFs. I know that these do not have a tracking code on them, and have assumed we could not track pageviews and visitors landing on these pages. However, I ...
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20-25 percent difference in view in between Facebook ad clicks are visible in Google Analytics [duplicate]

We advertise blog posts of our blogging website on facebook but there is a huge difference between Fb ad clicks and clicks available on Google analytics. Few user has reported about this issue that ...
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Event tracking that will work in multiple websites with various versions of Google Analytics without interfering with other tracking

My question is more a confirmation than a problem itself, I will give a general context of what my company does so that you understand everything that I have to deal with. The company in which I work ...
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referral traffic not appearing in analytics

How quickly should referrals appear in my google analytics referral list? I am troubleshooting some issues and am noticing that after clicking on a variety of links to my site from different sources ...
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Showing users who visited their profile is bad?

I have been thinking of implementing this feature to my website (not a dating website), but I did some research why Facebook does not use this function and I am very surprised. It seems like a lot of ...
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Google Analytics Measurement Protocol and Enhanced e-commerce not capturing revenue

I'm trying to use the measurement protocol to record an offline purchase on our backend system. The problem is, after I send the Measurement Protocol request, the goal conversion is captured correctly ...
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Tracking multiple domain names with the same portal software in Google Analytics

We provide a portal service to our customers, with different domains but with identical structure. It's really the same web site, deployed on different servers, with different configuration and ...
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How can I insert a tracking image in my blog under wordpress.com?

I have a blog under wordpress.com and I inserted a fake image tag for analyzing visitors in widget like this: <img src="http://www.my-cgi.com/cgi-bin/acclog.cgi?url=http://myblog.wordpress.com/"&...
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Attributing conversions to the first landing in Google Analytics rather than the most recent referral

I am new to Google Analytics and I would like to track a first step of our customer. So for example Customer1 visited our page on 1st of January 2016 from google / cpc. Then on 2nd of July 2016 ...
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Google Analytics User ID view not tracking pageviews or events

I've implemented user ID and it looks like it give the data correctly. I can see user ID and their sessions. Anyway, what is not working properly is the ability to track pageviews and events. IN hte ...
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Domain name appended to the end of every URL as tracked in Google Analytics

We have been tracking the content pages which are getting the traffic from different sources through Google Analytics for our website. Google Analytics append the domain URL after every content page ...