Follow these steps set up an integration with Contentsquare.

  1. Log into Monetate, click the settings cog in the top navigation bar, and then select Integration.

    Callout of the Integration option in the settings menu

  2. On the Third-Party Analytics tab, take one of the following actions:
    • If the account doesn't have any third-party analytics custom reports, then click SELECT for Contentsquare.

      Callout of the SELECT button for the Contentsquare option

    • If the account already has a third-party analytics report, then click ADD REPORT and then, if necessary, select Contentsquare.

      Callout of the 'Contentsquare' option in the ADD REPORT button menu

  3. Optionally, set Enable by default for all new experiences to YES if you want Monetate to push experience data for all new experiences to Contentsquare.

    Enabling this setting does not enable reporting for existing experiences. You must configure the reporting in each existing experience. See Enabling Contentsquare Reporting for Standard Experiences for more information.

    Callout of the 'Enable by default for all new experiences' toggle

  4. Optionally, preview the code pushed to Contentsquare by clicking SHOW THE CODE BEING USED TO REPORT DATA.

    Callout of the 'SHOW THE CODE BEING USED TO REPORT DATA' button

  5. Click CREATE.

    Callout of the CREATE button

Viewing Experience Data in Contentsquare

You can list and view Monetate experiences and variants directly in Contentsquare.

  1. Log into Monetate, click the settings cog, and then select Integration. On the Third-Party Analytics tab, click CONTENTSQUARE.

    Callout of the CONTENTSQUARE option on the Third-Party Analytics tab

  2. Make note of the information in API Account Name and API Access Token to access the experience data in Contentsquare.

    Callout of the 'API Account Name' and 'API Access Token' fields

  3. Log into your Contentsquare account in a new browser tab. Click the Project Settings cog icon, and then click Integrations.

    Callout of the Project settings cog and the Integrations option in Contentsquare

  4. Select the Monetate integration. If no Monetate integration appears and you see an error message, contact your Contentsquare representative to enable the Integrations module.

    Callout of the Integration module error message in Contentsquare

  5. Return to the tab in which Monetate is active. Click COPY next to API Account Name, and then paste the text into the corresponding field in Contentsquare.
  6. Repeat the previous step to copy the API Access Token from Monetate to Contentsquare, and then click Next.

    Callout of the API Account Name field, the API Access Token field, and the Next button in Contentsquare

  7. Click Save and Exit.

The integration in Contentsquare is now complete.

Enabling Contentsquare Reporting for Standard Experiences

You can control whether Monetate pushes data to Contentsquare for standard experiences. This option can be useful if you don't want to report particular experiences to that analytics platform.

Follow these steps to enable or disable Contentsquare reporting for an individual experience.

  1. Click the additional options menu (...) on the Experience Editor page, and then click Third-Party Analytics.

    Callout of the 'Third-Party Analytics' option in the menu of additional options on the Experience Editor page

  2. Toggle Contentsquare to NO to prevent Monetate from pushing the experience's data to Contentsquare, or select YES to enable this reporting.

    Callout of the Contentsquare toggle

  3. If you want to see a specific string in the third-party platform(s) for this specific experience, enter it into Report Label.

    The text in Report Label auto-populates with the name of the experience and its ID. Monetate reports this string to the integrated third-party platform(s). Monetate also automatically creates labels for holdout variants based on your specified variant labels. For each variant included in the holdout, Monetate appends the label with - Holdout.

  4. Click SAVE.

Installing the Contentsquare Tracking Setup Assistant to Test the Connection

Follow these steps to test the connection between Monetate and Contentsquare.

  1. In a Google Chrome browser window or tab, load Contentsquare Chrome Extensions, and then click INSTALL.

    Callout of the INSTALL button on the Contentsquare Chrome Extentions webpage

  2. In the Chrome Web Store, click Add to Chrome.

    Callout of the 'Add to Chrome' button on the Contentsquare Chrome Extentions page of the Google Chrome Web Store

  3. Click Add extension.

    Callout of the 'Add extension' button in the 'Add Contentsquare Tracking Setup Assistant' modal

  4. Navigate to a page on your site on which an experience with Contentsquare reporting enabled is currently running.
  5. Launch the Contentsquare Tracking Setup Assistant extension. You should see a list of experiences and variants reported to Contentsquare for your session.

    View of a retailer webpage on which Contentsquare Tracking Setup Assistant has identified Monetate experiences

Evaluating an Experience in Contentsquare

When you define new Zoning, you see an option to choose an experience preview URL.

The Zoning Setup page displays a list of all experiences for your account. When you select an experience, Contentsquare provides you with a list of all possible variants for that experience.

The 'Edit URL of page preview' flyout

Choose a variant, and the page then refreshes to show the website as configured from that Monetate experience and also preselects a custom Segment for only visitors who have seen that specific variant/experience.

Contentsquare Zoning information overlaying a product detail page on which a Monetate experience is running

Find additional information about using the Contentsquare integration with Monetate in the Contentsquare Knowledge Base.