YouTube video tracking

Extended Google Analytics measuremet.

What is tracked

It is recorded each watched 10 % of video length. For example, when the video length is 60 seconds, an event is sent after 0 s, 6 s, 12 s, etc. If the user views the video several times in a row, recorded values are higher than 100 %. Ie. when the user views the video 2x, the highest measured value is 200 %.

Tracking configuration

YouTube allows you to embed videos into pages in three different formats: using an iFrame, Javascript and Embed. For each measurement format can YouTube videos with Google Analytics set up as follows.

Results in Google Analytics

Measurements carried out using the video event. Statistics can be viewed in GA in the "Standard reporting" -> "Content" -> "Events". All videos are displayed under their YouTube code.