This blog post will be a shorter one. In the past, I’ve described the friendship of Google Tag Manager and Facebook Pixel multiple times. As of August 2017, GTM still does not support Facebook Pixel by default thus you and I still need to use the Custom HTML tag. Have you ever taken a closer look […]
In my previous blog post, How to Track Social Interactions with Google Tag Manager, I explained various nuances of how to monitor the default social sharing buttons created by Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Linkedin. However, those tracking methods do not support 3rd party social sharing solutions, like Sumo or AddThis. But that does not mean […]
Social interactions that occur on your website clearly indicate a high level of user engagement, so there is no question that we need to track social interactions. Fortunately, it’s pretty easy to track them. In this blog post, I’ll show you how to track social interactions with Google Tag Manager and send that data to […]
To make your life a little easier, I’ve assembled a huge list of Google Tag Manager (GTM) terms to help you avoid confusion in the future. Whether you’re looking to understand the language of GTM or help train someone else, this Google Tag Manager glossary should be your best companion. It should not only make you smarter, […]
It’s quite evident that users sometimes face difficulties while navigating through a website. As users, we hate that part when we have no solution even after a few attempts. Many websites have a help-desk, but it’s quite a long and tedious process to pick up the phone and make a call, or send an email […]
Today’s blog post will be a quick one. Yesterday, I stumbled upon Simo Ahava’s old blog post – Dynamically Added Meta Data Indexed By Google Crawlers. It describes how you can inject SEO metadata to website’s <head> with Google Tag Manager, such as description or keywords. So I thought, what about changing Google Chrome address bar color?
Every time I think “I know a LOT about Google Tag Manager”, a totally new horizon opens up, which leaves me thinking “Nope. I am still just a youngling and there’s so much left to learn”. My other GTM breakthrough happened when I took a deeper dive into Google Tag Manager variables. I was successfully utilizing Data […]
Updated: May 20th, 2017. If you’re already using Facebook for marketing, you want to measure the results and be more efficient, right? But how can you track interactions such as LIKE button clicks? What about conversions? Everything used to work like this – you send an email to the developer with requirements of what should be tracked and it takes […]
IMPORTANT UPDATE: Due to GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) this cookie consent is not relevant anymore. Read this step-by-step guide instead how to implement a new GDPR Cookie Consent Notification with Google Tag Manager. ======= Have you ever wondered why some sites display a cookie consent notice? If you or your business is located in […]
This week, the team behind Google Tag Manager rolled out a new (and awesome) GTM feature – Google Analytics settings variable which makes Universal Analytics tag management much easier. In this blog post, I’ll explain what it does, what problems does it solve and how it will make your life easier.