Live view gives you a real-time overview of your online store activities. Live view includes a map to show you where the activities on your online store are coming from and also some key metrics to let you know what is happening at the moment.
Live view can be used to monitor in real-time the activities on your online store, it is more important during high traffic periods, such as Black Friday, and when you want to see the immediate result of a marketing campaign, discounts, or promotions.
How to use Live view
- From your Tradift dashboard, go to Analytics > Live View.
You can drag the Live view map to reposition it using the + and - buttons to zoom in out. You can also click on Full-screen to show only the Live view screen on your device.
Metrics show on Live View
On the Live view map, white dots indicate a recent session on your online store. The dots fade after a period of time.
- Visitors right now
This shows the number of visitors who have been active in the past five minutes, to remain active, the visitor needs to click on a button or view a page.
- Today's visits
The total number of pageviews on your online store since midnight.
The total number of orders placed on your online store since midnight.
The total value of sales based on the orders on your online store.
- Currently viewed pages
This shows a list of pages of your online store that were viewed by visitors over the past 10 minutes.
- Real-time pageviews
This shows the number of pages of your online store that were viewed by visitors over the past 10 minutes. Each bar indicates the number of pageviews for 1 minute of time. The last bar shows the page views occurring in the current minute.