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Video Tracking Using DTM

venkatesh_renga
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Can anyone help me with the steps, guides and process to be followed for tracking video events using DTM?

Thanks for your help in advance

Regards,

Venkatesh

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jeromerichard
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Level 4
Level 4

Hey Venkatesh,

I'm assuming you're talking about video milestones at 25% intervals - I was able to use the DTM based direct call rules to set the appropriate video eVars and events for each 25% milestone (one for each), however you will still need to integrate with your video player to trigger the appropriate milestone rule as the video time passes each 25% milestone.

I've attached a screenshot of the direct call rule for the first 25% milestone as a reference. Perhaps one of the Adobe guys can confirm whether this is the best approach, however it worked for me 🙂

For creating and setting the actual video variables and events themselves, the online documentation is pretty good - see http://microsite.omniture.com/t2/help/en_US/sc/appmeasurement/video/, http://microsite.omniture.com/t2/help/en_US/sc/appmeasurement/video/video_analyst.html and http://microsite.omniture.com/t2/help/en_US/sc/appmeasurement/video/video_developer.html

Good luck!

Cheers, Jez

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jeromerichard
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Level 4
Level 4

Hey Venkatesh,

I'm assuming you're talking about video milestones at 25% intervals - I was able to use the DTM based direct call rules to set the appropriate video eVars and events for each 25% milestone (one for each), however you will still need to integrate with your video player to trigger the appropriate milestone rule as the video time passes each 25% milestone.

I've attached a screenshot of the direct call rule for the first 25% milestone as a reference. Perhaps one of the Adobe guys can confirm whether this is the best approach, however it worked for me 🙂

For creating and setting the actual video variables and events themselves, the online documentation is pretty good - see http://microsite.omniture.com/t2/help/en_US/sc/appmeasurement/video/, http://microsite.omniture.com/t2/help/en_US/sc/appmeasurement/video/video_analyst.html and http://microsite.omniture.com/t2/help/en_US/sc/appmeasurement/video/video_developer.html

Good luck!

Cheers, Jez

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