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How can I track button click in google analitycs?

You are using gtag.js tracking code. Syntax for event tracking for gtag.js is: gtag('event', 'action', {'event_category': 'category', 'event_label': 'label', 'value': value}); If it does not ...
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How can I prevent bad bots from clicking on my advertisers' ads?

I had this same problem at one time on my MediaWiki website.I downloaded a standalone PHP script. And that solved these bad bots from clicking on my advertisers' ads by IP range banning Bad Bots with ...
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Lost Referrer with New Google Analytics Account After Region Redirect in SPA with window.location.href

There are at least two viable things you could do to fix it. One would be rewriting your redirect to something that would preserve the referrer. I would suggest moving the redirecting logic to backend ...
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Google Webmaster search analytics: Why "total clicks" doesn't match with the total clicks of queries?

It's simple way for GWT - if you add up the clicks of the individual keywords about 50% of the clicks are missing. Because, Google gives some reasons here (some of privacy reasons) but they can hardly ...
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Use Analytics + Tag Manager to track link clicks of specific URLs

Make a tag in GTM that sends your event to GA. Go to Variables. Click Configure for built-in vars. Select the Clicked Element like so: Make a Click All Elements trigger. In the trigger config, Do ...
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The click URL variable in Google Tag Manager is always returning a Facebook URL rather than the actual clicked URL

Okay, you can definitely track the clicked link, but you will have to write some custom code for it. Make a customJS variable. In it, you have access to your {{Click Element}}, therefore you can do ...
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Can you track an event in Google Analytics when the phone call is made, as opposed to just when the user clicks on the number?

If I understood correctly, and "flow 3" is still on the site, you can track it by throwing a gtag event when a user presses yes to the "do you want to call 0850 XXX XXX" prompt, ...
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How can I track which links are clicked on which pages in Google Analytics?

There's a few options for this. You can write a custom JavaScript function that sends this data to Google Analytics as event data. You can capture the ID or URL of the link and send that as an event ...
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Can Google Analytics group impressions/clicks by visitors' countries?

Yes, Google Analytics can do what you want, but not alone. If the ads you're looking to track immediately leave your website, then you're going to have to use another way of tracking the user ...
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Why are bots clicking on email links? And how to stop them?

If you're using an automated Marketing software like Marketo, you can create an invisible link (like white on white background) and create a smart list to exclude whoever clicking that link. OR you ...
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In Google Analytics, show eCommerce order numbers based on first click attribution

Yes it is - you can balance the worth of a user's first touch to 100% (which ignores subsequent hits from that user when attributing value) under your view options in attribution models. This then ...
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If a link to my site is sent by a visitor to their friend via email, is this counted as email traffic source in Google Analytics?

If someone emails a link to a friend - the raw url like https://www.stitchfix.com/ - and the link is clicked, Google Analytics is unable to track the source. Another twist is when you receive a ...
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Can UTM tags be used for internal links tracking in Mixpanel?

Interesting question to ask in a Webmaster forum. First touch and Last touch attribution are attribution methods, which you can use to attribute certain events on your website/app to certain ...
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How to set Google Event Tracking in Facebook Customer Chat Plugin

If you have access to the plugin source code, you can set up an event in the same way you did to your contact forms. If not, you can use Google Tag Manager to insert the plugin and fire an event each ...
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How can I prevent bad bots from clicking on my advertisers' ads?

There are some other ways to prevent bot clicks. Are you using ReCAPTCHA's? To some visitors they may be a bother, but they do work. Also, you can consider use\ing Facebook/Twitter Ads, GDN ...
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How to process gtag events in Google Analytics interface?

Assuming that gtag is the tracker object based on event tracking in Google Analytics, I can see that "install" should is the category and not action. In the screenshot where you are defining the ...
Prasad Ajinkya's user avatar
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Slow PHP redirects lead to loss of marketing clicks

Just what Itai wrote, I am also confused what you are trying to achieve with your code. What is the expected output from your Get-function? And why do you json_decode it? If, for example you need to ...
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Despite thousands of impressions and page views, Google Adsense is not registering any clicks

I've never seen Google AdSense not count clicks when they happen. If you are getting impressions in AdSense and you see ads on your site yourself, it is probably installed correctly. Users are ...
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20-25 percent difference in view in between Facebook ad clicks are visible in Google Analytics

One of the biggest issues you see between Google analytics and any advertising platform including google adwords is the placement of the Google Analytics Code. Google Recommends always putting the ...
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