First things first, what is a cropping goal?
If you are using the upload to print tool on your ASF site a cropping goal refers to recording a goal completion when a user uploads an image to your site.
They landed on the upload page, they uploaded an image and they clicked continue to the next step. They accomplish that and the cropping goal records a completion.
With this goal installed you will be able to measure in google analytics how many visitors reach your upload page and then completed the action.
This is key information to have for a number of reasons.
Can you answer these questions?
If you are reading this post and you have yet to install Google Analytics (GA) then read
In another previous post — How to Add Google Analytics Goals to your Art Storefronts Site — we outlined how to setup your first two goals in GA which are the Added to Cart Goal and Checkout Goal.
What will follow below are step by step instructions on how to install a Cropping Goal in GA.
You are now in business. Going forward GA will record a conversion each time someone uploads an image and proceeds to the cropping page.
Looking for next steps?
Checkout the cropping goal in action in a case study.