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Get downloads number by filename

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Hi everybody,

 

I made a Goal to track files download user action, but I need to have the number of downloads by filename.

FileName_1 : 8
Filename_2 : 2
...

Is it possible ?

 

Thank you.

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Re: Get downloads number by filename

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Hi,

you can only record the number of file downloads but can't count the downloads by filenames. here is a related resource take a look http://www.blastam.com/blog/how-to-track-downloads-in-google-analytics
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Accepted by topic author Mohamed Anouar A
August 2016

Re: Get downloads number by filename

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Hi,

 

You can set the filename as the event label and you will be able to see the event count based on the labels (filenames).

 

Send the events when the download link is clicked like below:

 

<a href="https://www.redflymarketing.com/tmp/test.pdf" onclick="ga('send', 'event', 'Download Link', 'click', 'filename.pdf');">File Download</a>

Hope this helps, let me know if you have questions.


Arnold Majlath, Google Analytics Top Contributor
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Re: Get downloads number by filename

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Hi, Thanks for your answers.

yes @Arnold that's what I did, and it works fine. Smiley Happy