Livefyre Analytics Events

Event Object Definition

The following code defines the fields in the event object that get received by the analytics handler on a page.

{
  evars: {
    appId : string : URN ID of the app
    appType : string : Type of the app
    contentType : string : Type of the content that this event pertains to
    contextId : string : URN ID of the contextual item that this event pertains to
    environment : string : Environment that this app is using
    networkId : string : Network that this app is using
    publishedDate : number : Epoch time when the app was published
    userLoggedIn : boolean : If a user is logged in
  },
  generator: {
    env : string: Environment that this app is using
    id : string: URN ID of the app
    name : string: Name of the app
    networkId : string: Network that this app is using
    source : string: URN of the collection
    version : string: Semver version of the app
  },
  startTime : number: Epoch time when event was created
  type : string: Event type (Table 1)
}

Livefyre Analytics Events and eVars

The following Livefyre events to map to custom events to use in reports using the Report Suite Manager. For more information about Report Suites in Adobe Analytics, see Report Suite Manager. For more on how to use Livefyre events with Report Suite Manager, see .

Livefyre Analytics Events

Event Description
Init When a page that includes at least one Livefyre app is loaded
Load Any time an app was loaded on a page regardless of user view
View When an app entered the viewport for the first time.
Post Any time a user posts a comment or a piece of content including ex: top level post, replies, reviews, media wall uploads
Posted When a post was successsful.
Twitter_Reply Any time a user replied on Twitter
Twitter_Like Where content was shared to: Retweet
Livefyre_Like Any time the livefyre like feature is used in an app
Livefyre_Unlike Any time a user unlikes a livefyre like
ShareOnPost Anytime a user posts content and uses the share on post feature
ShareButtonClick Any time a user clicks on the share button on a comment
ShareTwitter When Share to Twitter is clicked
ShareFacebook When Share to Facebook is clicked
ShareURL When Share to URL text area is selected/copied.
ExpandReplies When a user clicks on the + or Expand link to view all replies on a top level post
CollapseReplies When a user clicks on the - or Collapse link to view all replies on a top level post
FlagClick Any time a user opens the Flag Modal
FlagSpam When a user flags content as spam
FlagDisagree When a user flags content as disagree
FlagOffensive When a user flags content as offensive
FlagOffTopic When a user flags content as off topic
FlagCancel Any time a user clicks X or “cancel” when submitting a flag
FollowCollection Any time a conversation is followed (“I’m interested” in Reviews)
UnfollowCollection When a conversation is unfollowed
RequestMore Any time a user loaded more content in an app (needs to be for high velocity too)
ModalView Any time a user clicks to view content in a modal
TwitterRetweetClick Where content was shared to: Retweet
PostButtonClick When a user clicks on the post (“Whats on your mind?”) button
Login Any time a user logged in
Logout Any time a user logged out

The following is a list of conversion variables (eVars) that Livefyre provides.

Conversion Variables - eVars

Event Description
Network ID Network ID/Name in Livefyre
App ID The URN of the app
Context ID Content ID in Livefyre
App Type Livefyre App Type. Options:
  • Live Blog
  • Feature Card
  • Carousel
  • Chat
  • Comments
  • Filmstrip
  • Map
  • Mosaic
  • Media Wall
  • Trending
  • Upload Button
Content Type Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, LiveFyre, YouTube, etc

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