Event Tracking

Guide to event tracking and user profiles on Gist

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Introduction to Gist Event Tracking

Gist's event tracking tool allows you to create profiles for your registered users. It's fully integrated with all the other Gist products - live chat, email marketing, and automation. The event tracking tool can be accessed in the 'People' tab,...

By Jitta Rao

updated 3 months ago

Contact properties and data in Gist

Contact data is important to create contact segments so you can send targeted messages and email campaigns to contacts based on their properties and behavior.Gist gives you an exhaustive list of contact properties which you can use to group...

By Jitta Rao

updated 2 months ago

Identify logged in users and send custom properties

Gist gives you the ability to use the rich information about your users to build custom segments, and better target your users to send relevant and useful emails and messages.The primary way of enriching user data in Gist is the 'identify' method....

By Jitta Rao

updated 3 months ago

The Gist JavaScript API

The Gist JavaScript library provides a Gist JavaScript object that responds to a few methods that allow you to update users without a page refresh and interact with the message window. Here is a guide to using the JavaScript API.Identifying Leads...

By Jitta Rao

updated 3 months ago

Track Custom Events using Gist

Tracking Instructions: How to track eventsOnce you have the Gist JavaScript code installed on your site, you can track an event by calling gist.track with the event name and properties. Although Gist automatically tracks pageviews without the need...

By Jitta Rao

updated 3 months ago

Define critical events using the event visualizer

Unlike the traditional method of logging events manually within the code so they can be tracked by analytics software, Gist’s event visualizer lets you define events by simply performing the event yourself, by simply clicking around your...

By Jitta Rao

updated 3 months ago

Default User Segments on Gist

Using Gist, you can filter users based on their standard or custom properties, and then segment them into groups. You can use user segments to send specific targeted messages and email campaigns.A segment is a group of people filtered based on...

By Jitta Rao

updated 3 months ago

Create New User Segments

In addition to the default user segments, you can always create custom segments based on your requirements. These segments must be specific to your product, and its features. Here are a few examples:Free trial users – those who have signed up for...

By Jitta Rao

updated 3 months ago

Hide or Delete a User Segment

If you wish to remove users from a segment, you can do one of the following:Hide the respective user segment from the People pageDelete users from the user segmentNote that you can unhide a segment any time you want, but you cannot retrieve users...

By Jitta Rao

updated 3 months ago

Event Tracking FAQ

Here are answers to some of the most common questions about Gist's event tracking platform.What is Gist's Event Tracking tool?Gist's event tracking tool allows you to create profiles for your registered users. It's fully integrated with all the...

By Jitta Rao

updated 3 months ago

Understand Browser Cookie Policy

A cookie is a small piece of data that Gist sends from your website, stored in a web browser and downloaded to your computer or mobile device when you visit that website. The cookie is then sent back to Gist on each subsequent visit, which is...

By Jitta Rao

updated 3 months ago

Use Gist in your Shopify Store

It's easy to track events in your Shopify store, using the Gist JavaScript code snippet. Here are the steps you need to do:1. Copy the Gist JavaScript code from the Projects page.2. Log into your Shopify admin dashboard. In the sidebar menu on the...

By Jitta Rao

updated 3 months ago

Overview of Tags

Tags are the most common criteria you will use when creating user segments in Gist. They allow you to understand your customers based on their behavior on your site, and as a result, segregate them into user groups effectively.Tags help you attach...

By Jitta Rao

updated 3 months ago