Custom Dimensions

A custom dimension is a custom name-value pair you can assign to your visitors or actions using the JavaScript Tracking API. It is an easy way to access powerful reports which are not available in Piwik PRO by default. Piwik PRO allows you to set up to 10 custom dimensions.

Custom dimension reports are displayed separately for each Dimension, and they are more informative than those given by a custom variable. They require less storage and reports can be generated faster.

3 Powerful Use Cases of Custom Dimensions and Custom Variables

Data Privacy Laws in the United States and How They Affect Your Business

By Peter Curac-Dahl in Data Privacy & Security

Still feeling the effects of the European Union’s GDPR, the world waits for an answer from the United States. With federal-level solutions focusing on healthcare, many states have risen to the occasion, putting forward data privacy regulations of their own. Without a comprehensive blanket solution like GDPR, states are taking it in their hands to […]

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The CJEU Sheds More Light on Trackers and Consent Requirements

By Karolina Matuszewska in Analytics, Data Privacy & Security, GDPR

This year, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has issued two crucial rulings on consent requirements regarding cookie compliance, under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), ePrivacy Directive 2002/58/EC (ePrivacy Directive also known as Cookie Directive) and Directive 95/46/EC (Data Protection Directive). They highlight that the use of pre-ticked boxes on websites to […]

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