website pages, using server-side includes on appropriate web servers, or by inserting the
tag in the footer template.
The method depends on your needs, your maintenance practices, and the programming
resources available to you. You can typically begin viewing reports 24 hours after the
tags are deployed.
Understanding Files in the Tag Download
When you create a Website Space, you can download the basic tag immediately or
customize it in Webtrends
Tag Builder and download it from the Tag Builder site. The tag is delivered in a
.zip file whose name contains the DSCID of your space. The
contents of the tag download are:
- readme.txt—basic tagging instructions
- webtrends.html—the inline HTML portion of the tag
that goes in every page you want to measure
webtrends.load.html—inline HTML portion of the tag that you
can use to dynamically load the Webtrends tag.
portion of the tag
- Put this file on your web server in a location that
every page you want to measure can access.
can be used to dynamically load the Webtrends
portion of the tag in minified form
Deploying the Tag
- Save the webtrends.js or
on your web server.
- Edit the path referenced in webtrends.html so that it
- Add the contents of webtrends.html on every page in your
web site, using one of the three methods below.