create custom events using corvid and marketing tools to get a better understanding of how visitors engage with your site you can create custom events forever of actions like a click to call button social media links video clicks and more in this example we'll create a tracking event to monitor ebook downloads and show how they're sent to Google Analytics this process also works with Facebook pixel and Google tag manager before you begin make sure your site is connected to Google Analytics go to your website dashboard click marketing tools then marketing integrations under Google Analytics click go for it you'll see a green checkmark and connected on the top right this means Google Analytics is currently tracking a standard set of events on your site now you're ready to create custom events to track specific visitor actions before we begin make sure corvid is enabled since this example tracks downloads you'll need to add a download button go to add button and choose one you like add text here button telling visitors what you want them to do like download ebook then click the link icon and select what you want to link to in this example select document then choose your file done now open the code panel at the bottom of the page this is where you'll add code to monitor downloads then enter this line of code to import Wix window so you can query data from a visitor's browser now you'll be able to connect the download button to your code and start sending custom events to Google Analytics click on your button on the right here your properties panel will appear this is where you can work with Wix code elements on your site in the panel change the ID of the button to download button your buttons ID tag will instantly update you'll use this later in your code next add an on click event from the properties panel click plus here in the code panel an event function will appear for your download button next add the –trackevent function define the event category event action and event labels so you can identify visitor actions in Google Analytics then click Save and publish now your website is ready to go let's track this event in real time go to your live Wix website and click the download ebook button in a new window go to your Google Analytics dashboard to check that your event was sent go to real-time and click events from the bottom of the page you can view all custom events being tracked on your site the custom event ebook downloads appears under event category while visitor actions on your site appear under event action if you're using Facebook pixel or Google tag manager your data will also be sent there now you're all set up use these insights to grow your business and get a better understanding of how visitors engage with your site to learn more about Wix marketing integrations visit the marketing tools and analytics section in the Wix Help Center this video is always here so come back and watch it again for more help .
Learn how to create custom events using Corvid and marketing tools. In this video, we’ll use Corvid and Google Analytics to create a custom tracking event that monitors e-book downloads from our site. You can follow this process if you want to create and track custom events using Facebook Pixel or Google Tag Manager.
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