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Google Tag Manager | Training Course

Take control of your marketing tags and analytics all in one place.
Google Tag Manager will give you full access to features that support the agile development of your website.


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London Bridge £279 + VAT save £100
Online £229 + VAT save £150
London Bridge £379 + VAT
Online £379 + VAT
London Bridge £379 + VAT

Google Tag Manager | Training Course

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Course Takeaways

What will I learn?

  • Set up Google Tag Manager
  • Deploy containers
  • Understand data layering
  • Set up custom analytics tracking options
  • Configuration and debugging
  • Free digital course assets
  • Free post-course helpdesk support
Course Takeaways
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How good is the course?

  • Average Score 4.5 out of 5
  • Delicious lunch provided
  • Certificate of Achievement
  • 12 reviews


• What is Google Tag manager?

• The Google Tag Manager architecture

• Why should I use Google Tag Manager?

• What are tags and what can I use them for?

• What ready made tags are available?

Signing up and creating your first container

• Signing up to Google Tag Manager

• Considering cross domain and sub domain tracking needs

• Adding your first container

• Deploying your container/s to your website

• Upgrading from Universal Analytics to Google Tag Manager

Google Tag Manager interface and admin

• Signing in and choosing an account

• Switching between accounts and adding accounts

• Setting personal preferences

• Administration controls and adding other users

• About workspaces and versions

• The interface screens

• About Folders

Technical concepts

• Web Basics and GTM; HTML, Javascript and the DOM

• Tags, Triggers and Variables

• The GTM workflow process

• Using built-in vs user defined variables

• What is the Data Layer?

Creating your first tags

• Installing Google analytics universal tracking tag

• Installing social media tracking tags

• Other ready made Tags available

• Configuring your first trigger

• Configuring a variable

• Bonding a trigger and variable into a tag

Enhanced web tracking with Google analytics and tag manager

• Identifying and planning trackable activities

• Configuration accuracy

• Simple form submission tracking

• Simple button interaction tracking

• Setting up document download tracking

Publishing and deployment

• Entering the preview mode

• Testing and checking Tag Configurations

• Troubleshooting common issues

• Other google tools to help debugging and configuration

• Publishing your workspace changes

Where do I go from here?

• More advanced tracking ideas

• What else can I track with tag manager?

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