Event footer

link clicks


Triggered when a footer link is clicked, right clicked, shift clicked, control clicked, or windows key/command key clicked.

Data sent to the dataLayer

  • event: event_data
  • event_data:
    • event_name: navigation
    • external: string ("true" or "false")
    • index:
      • index_link: The position of the link within its section.
      • index_section: The section that this link is in. "Topics" are 1, "Government activity" are 2, "Meta links" (Help, Privacy etc.) are 3, The Open Government Licence link is 4, and the Crown Copyright link is 5.
    • index_total: string (number)
    • link_domain: string
    • link_path_parts: object
    • method: string
    • section: One of "Topics", "Government Activity", "Support Links", "Licence", or "Copyright"
    • text: string
    • type: footer
    • url: string