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Site Search Terms No Query String

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Hi All


I am looking to set up site search (within GA) on my site.


The problem I have is that my search results pages do not contain a Query parameter but read like a category page. eg




where googleanalytics is the search term

and 1 is the page number


Is there any way I can set this up?


Many Thanks

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Re: Site Search Terms No Query String

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Hi Sophie,

You can either modify your code so the search term query string is appended to the end of the URL or you can send a virtual page view to Google Analytics that contains the query string. Please check out this document:
Hope this helps.

Arnold Majlath, Google Analytics Top Contributor
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