Sitecore Click-stream Analytics

Personalized contents are everywhere now. In order to drive more sales or show the best contents to users, marketers define strategies on to allow users to be exposed to contents or offers which are meant for them. I had a requirement where I had to track the user content flow on one of our sites.

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Sitecore Database Agent

From my last few posts, I have been talking about the Sitecore Tasks. Using the Sitecore Tasks allow a user to either set the task as synchronous or asynchronous. It is the Sitecore.Tasks.DatabaseAgent which runs at a define interval and loops through the container /sitecore/system/tasks/schedules.

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Sitecore – Measure Personalization Performance

Has anyone ever wanted to know whether the implementation of a personalization section is working properly? Nowadays, everyone has a personalized profile. By that, I mean, if you go on Netflix or Amazon, every user has their own profile with personalized content. Example, if I recently bought or view products about Music, Amazon will recommend me to check other products which are meant for music.

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Sitecore Tasks

Has it ever happened that you have 2 schedule tasks but needs them to run sequentially? Example, suppose you have agent A which needs to create and update items and another agent B to publish the site. Normally, you will want that the agent B triggers after agent A has completed. This will not be the case if the agents were configured in the configuration files. When agents are in the configuration files only, those will run asynchronously.

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