Collecting data with Trackers and Webhooks

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Client Hints

Client Hints are being rolled out across a number of browsers and are an alternative the tracking the User Agent, which is particularly useful in those browsers which are freezing the User Agent string.

Installation

  • npm install @snowplow/browser-plugin-client-hints
  • yarn add @snowplow/browser-plugin-client-hints
  • pnpm add @snowplow/browser-plugin-client-hints

Initialization

import { newTracker, trackPageView } from '@snowplow/browser-tracker'; import { ClientHintsPlugin } from '@snowplow/browser-plugin-client-hints'; newTracker('sp1', '{{collector_url}}', { appId: 'my-app-id', plugins: [ ClientHintsPlugin() ], // Use ClientHintsPlugin(true) to capture high entropy values });
Code language: JavaScript (javascript)

Functions

This plugin does not contain any new functions.

Context

Adding this plugin will automatically capture the following context:

ContextExample
iglu:org.ietf/http_client_hints/jsonschema/1-0-0

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