RudderStack lets you send your event data to DCM Floodlight destination via the device mode using the native web SDK. RudderStack uses global site tagging in device mode.

Find the open source transformer code for this destination in the GitHub repository.

Track

The track call lets you capture user events along with the properties associated with them.

A sample track call is as shown below:

rudderanalytics.track('tshirt', {
countingMethod: "transactions",
revenue: "2605846",
orderId: "2605847"
});

The countingMethod is a required property that specifies how to count the conversions for a Floodlight activity. The methods to count conversions depend on whether you are creating or editing a counter or sales tag activity. Refer to the FAQ section for more information on counting methods for these tags.

The following table details the integrations object mapping for DCM Floodlight:

RudderStack propertyDCM Floodlight propertyDescription
COPPAtag_for_child_directed_treatmentImposes requirements on the websites/online services operators directed to children under 13 years of age. Reference.
GDPRtfuaThe EU law on general data protection and privacy. Reference.
npanpaThe law catering to users who wish to opt out of remarketing.

The following table details the mapping between RudderStack and DCM Floodlight's (optional) properties:

RudderStack propertyDCM Floodlight propertyTag
properties.ordordCounter
properties.sessionIdordCounter - per_session
properties.sessionIdsession_idCounter - per_session
properties.numnumCounter - unique
context.device.adTrackingEnableddc_latCounter/Sales
properties.matchIdmatch_idCounter/Sales
properties.orderIdordSales
properties.orderIdtransaction_idSales
properties.revenuevalueSales
properties.quantityquantitySales - items_sold

The following table provides a brief description of the above DCM Floodlight properties:

DCM Floodlight propertyDescription
dc_latIndicates if the user has enabled the Limited Ad Tracking option for IDFA/Android Advertising ID.
ordMakes the Floodlight tag unique and prevents browser caching.
quantityRudderStack adds the quantity of all the products in the products array or refers to the top-level quantity property.
valueRudderStack sends the revenue parameter to DCM Floodlight.
matchIdIdentifier created by the advertiser to attribute offline conversions.
numControls cache busting manually.
session_idInserts a unique session ID while using counter tags with a per session counting methodology.
transaction_idSets a unique identifier for a transaction.

Custom parameters

You can also send data to DCM Floodlight using the below-mentioned custom fields:

RudderStack custom fieldDCM Floodlight propertyCounting method
properties.ord/properties.orderId/properties.sessionId/ordAll
context.device.adTrackingEnableddc_latAll
COPPAtag_for_child_directed_treatmentAll
GDPRtfuaAll
npanpaAll
properties.matchIdmatch_idAll
properties.numnumCounter - unique
For more information on the counting methods, refer to this DCM Floodlight documentation.

Page

The page call lets you record your website's page views with any additional relevant information about the viewed page.

Based on the presence of name and category fields in the page call, RudderStack transforms the event in the following format:

name fieldcategory fieldTransformed event
Viewed Page
Viewed PAGE NAME Page
Viewed CATEGORY NAME PAGE NAME Page

A sample page call is as shown below:

rudderanalytics.page('landing', {
countingMethod: "standard"
});

FAQ

What are the counting methods for sales and counter tag?

For the Sales tag, the counting methods are as shown:

DCM Floodlight report builder

For the Counter tag, the counting methods are shown below:

DCM Floodlight report builder

Contact us

For more information on the topics covered on this page, email us or start a conversation in our Slack community.

On this page