Events Tracking

Google Analytics Events tracking gives more insight on user interactions with the search bar

To understand what events are and how they work, please read the About Events google docunentation first.

In this mode, analytics event triggers can be enabled for specific search events. To enable a an event trigger, click on the "On/Off" button on the desired section.

For each event, you can set up the Event Action, Label, Category and Event value. Please check the About Events documentation to understand what they are.

Usable variables

Each event has a list of variables, that can be used within that event fields.

The variables are replaced with the corresponding values:

  • {search_id} - The search instance ID

  • {search_name} - The search instance name

  • {phrase} - The search phrase entered

  • {results_count} - The number of results ("unknown", when not available)

  • {option_name} - The facet option legend name, when the user clicks on a facet

  • {option_value} - The facet option value or label name, when the user clicks on a facet

  • {result_title} - The result title, when the user clicks on a live result

  • {result_url} - The reulst URL, when the user clicks on a live result

After a successful integration, the events will start showing up on the Google Analitycs real time Events panel.