YoutubeWe have some embedded youtube videos. Is there any way to track when they watch a video?
Posted Wed Jun 16 2010 1:56am by ucare
No, youtube doesn't allow any third party tracking as far as we know.
Posted Wed Jun 16 2010 5:03pm by <b class=red>Your Friendly Clicky Admin</b>
What about this script? http://www.kingcontent.com/2009/11/tracking-youtube-embedded-player-plays.html
Posted Wed Jun 16 2010 5:48pm by endlessminds
What would the Clicky syntax be if I wanted to experiment with this?
Posted Wed Jun 16 2010 5:55pm by endlessminds
Yeah that would probably work, but I haven't tried so I can't guarantee. Basically use the same code, but instead of: pageTracker._trackEvent('video', 'play'); Do this: clicky.log('#video-play', "Video play");
Posted Wed Jun 16 2010 6:17pm by <b class=red>Your Friendly Clicky Admin</b>
Is this still the best way of adding a goal when someone clicks to watch an embedded youtube video.
Posted Sat Nov 16 2013 5:46am by sparkymarky