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How do I view event label data in Google Analytics 4?

Wait, before throwing out GA4, just to answer the question: You have to register your custom dimensions. Yes, Category, Action, Label and Value used to be default dimensions in GA. Not anymore. Now ...
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Events as Goals in Google Analytics for funnel visualization & flow

Of course, you can. It's as simple as creating the tags in Google Tag Manager and set up those events in Google Analytics as Goals. However, in this scenario, you can send the data to Analytics as ...
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How can I track outbound links with Google Analytics?

First of all, you need to make sure you are using the same Analytics version tracking code. In your question, the main tracking code uses gtag.js but the event code is based on analytics.js. You ...
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Google Analytics events not working

The GA tracking code snippet example is Global Site Tag gtag.js version of GA, however the event tracking code format in your example is Universal analytics.js format and also should not need ...
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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 Tag Manager fire event when element id/class is on screen

There are three steps to the way I would do this. Add code to the error reporting block that pushes an event to the Data Layer. Create a Google Tag Manager Custom Trigger that fires when this custom ...
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Tracking an e-commerce conversion with Google Analytics - Analytics.js

Go to your Google analytics Admin page and check if your VIEW(s) has ecommerce enabled (Set to ON). Also make sure you have created a Goal to track conversion to that "thank you" Page. If you use a ...
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How do I track automatic translation of web page?

The Google Translate Toolbar only appears to send analytics events for the old (non-universal) analytics. I developed the following workaround. Just: Ensure you set gaTrack: true and gaId: 'xxx' in ...
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How to do Google Analytics conversion/event tracking from organic keywords?

Google makes this a bit cumbersome, but you can see the volume that each search query drove to a specific landing page within Search Console. Go to Search Traffic > Search Analytics, drill down into ...
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GA Event or Dimensions?

But this will inflate my pageview count thus i will need to create/edit views and exclude this criteria. The best way to handle this use-case to to submit your event as a non-interactive event in ...
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Phone call event tracking code not working

Goal verification is not always accurate, it's based on the past 7 days of data and depending on the sample size of data, it may be too small. Are you seeing the events tracked in the Behaviour > ...
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Google Analytics funnel with event step and destination as goal

Unfortunately Google Analytics goal funnels are pretty limited: you can only attach them to destination goals, and they can only consist of pageviews. (The "required" checkbox, also, only determines ...
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Google Analytics to only track specific events

Yes, you can track only events and not pageviews. The easiest way to add any tracking is to have the clients use Google Tag Manager and give you access there. You can then track just events to your ...
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ga events api - Which guidelines should I follow

They're both actually the same. The second one in your question is just an abstraction - it shows less data but if you look farther down you can see they're setting app_name and screen_name where you ...
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How to track from which area of ​the website does the users enter a specific page?

You may try Google Analytics, link here Under Behaviour → Behaviour Flow You may try Mouseflow, try this
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What is parameter ?fbclid on Google Analytics?

Yes, this is a parameter Facebook adds to outbound links. It's possible it could be useful, but we did not find it so. We use UTM parameters on the links we put up on Facebook and get much more human-...
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What does it mean if you combine "Event Category/Action/Label" with "Pageviews"?

I did some poking around, and judging by the numbers I saw, in your example, 100,000 is the total number of pageviews in sessions in which an event of category cat1 occurred. 200,000 is the total ...
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Get a report of which buttons a user pressed in Google Analytics

You can: A: Set up custom goals with event category related to each button, so you will have it like a conversions B: Just go in to event section filter out categories to include these 4 events only ...
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How do I exclude one specific form of several from my Google Analytics form fills Goal Conversion tracking?

It looks like the reason I wasn't finding my answer from "Googling" it is that my solution should be found by making a change to my site, not to changing Google Analytics setup. I use Contact Form 7,...
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In Google Analytics what is the relationship between "Event" and "Site Usage" in behavior / events / pages / report

In GA, the event is just a browser specific event captured and pushed to Google Analytics storage. This could be any event that happens (and that can be captured by javascript). A session is defined ...
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Google Analytics event doesn't show up as conversion

You are using a GTM variable (in label field) inside Google Analytics. You can't use {{NLNL formID}} in Google Analytics when setting up the objective. In order to work you must choose in label field,...
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How do I implement a setTimeout event to adjust the bounce rate with Google Analytics snippet included in Google Tag Manager?

You can do this entirely within GTM, by using a Timer trigger to fire an Event tag. (You could also use a setTimeout in your JavaScript or inserted via a custom HTML tag to push a custom event into ...
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Google Analytics Count Events given a Previous Page Path

Unfortunately this isn't possible. I did some experiments using the API in Google Sheets. Using Event Category, Page, Previous Page Path, and Total Events, I got a "selected dimensions and metrics ...
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Why don't Download Events and Download Goals match up in Google Analytics?

GA will track any goal conversion once per visit. It won't count repeat goal conversions per session. Hence, people could download multiple files (thereby triggering multiple download events, but only ...
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Google Analytics session timeout affecting landing page and conversions

What I came up with to help this is a custom Google Analytics Task that listens for events and makes sure the payload contains a page location and title. //Modify the payload if needed before sending ...
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How do I see the event label of a dynamic element for Google Analytics?

Does the site use Google Tag Manager? GA Events can be configured in GTM which technically is inserted directly on the page, but may be harder to spot than just viewing the source. Also, you can ...
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Event tracking data not showing up in Google Analytics Real Time View

Site is based on WordPress and turns out it had an old plugin installed that was using the former version of Google Analytics to send events itself; as soon as I deactivated that plugin events started ...
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How does GTM work and why aren't events firing?

[I'll only speak to the event handling aspect of GTM, but you can find many more resources about GTM in general] How come you are not doing this with the built in click listener (and possibly setting ...
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Unique event tracking of link clicks does not equal the unique page views on my website

Clicks and Sessions are different metrics. Google AdWords tracks Clicks, while Analytics tracks Sessions. If a user clicks on your ad twice within thirty minutes without closing his or her browser, ...
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Google Analytics User ID view not tracking pageviews or events

I found out that each tag has to contain the user ID field.
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