Attribute text (navigation)

This attribute is a variant of the text attribute.

Name
text
Description
The text of the thing being tracked, for example the text of a link, button or tab. This can either be read directly from the element, passed from a data attribute, or generated automatically for elements where the text changes, for example the 'Show all sections' link in an accordion, which can also read 'Hide all sections'.
Value
text of the element
Example
Required
false
Type
string
Redact
false
dataLayer event name
navigation
GTM/GA4 parameter name
link_text
GA4 display name
Link text
Variants of this attribute

This attribute is a variant of the text attribute. Variants have the same name in the dataLayer but translate to different things in GA4 depending on the event_name.

Used by events
accordion (Accordion links)
back (link click)
banners (link click)
breadcrumb (link clicks)
browse (browse (browse level 0))
browse (browse topic (browse level 1))
browse (browse subtopic (browse level 2))
subscribe (email alerts)
subscribe (rss subscriptions)
email subscriptions (get emails about this page)
footer (link clicks)
homepage (Link clicks)
html attachment (link clicks)
links (External links)
links (mailto links)
previous and next (previous and next)
print page (view printable version)
related content (related Navigation)
content history (see all link click (to another page))
share page (follow us)
share page (share this page)
step by step (link clicks)
header menu bar (link clicks)
taxonomy pages (taxonomy page links)
webchat (webchat available link click)