Tracking anonymous users in xDB post 8.2 update 3

Tracking anonymous users in xDB post 8.2 update 3

Sitecore made a pretty big change to the default configs if you are using xDB on your site. By default now, Sitecore will only track users that have been identified in xDB. By "identified," we mean that the…

Multi-node xDB Facet

Multi-node xDB Facet

Creating an IElementDictionary Facet In my earlier post, I described how to make a single node facet for xDB. This was a simple facet that tracks information about a contact like name, company, location, etc... But now lets take the…

Single node Facets in the xDB database

Single node Facets in the xDB database

xDB Factets The xDB Mongo database is intended to collect all the data you need for each client that visits your Sitecore site. Out of the box it collects a lot of data about what pages the user clicked on,…

Order of Pipelines for the Analytics Tracker

Order of Pipelines for the Analytics Tracker

I have been working on a new Tracker modification that I will be releasing on the marketplace soon. What I had trouble with was the order and running of the pipelines for the Tracker. I have my Tracker calling out…