Support Resources

User Guide: Journey Explorer

Slickstream's Journey Explorer is a tool for website publishers who are seeking to better understand how visitors are using their site. Many existing services enable a publisher to measure trends and summarize usage. Journey Explorer is, by contrast, designed to let you see the details about visits, one at a time.

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Featuring Categories

When the Slickstream search panel opens, we immediately display groups of content to offer visitors options before they even enter a search query.  Think of this as using the space below the search box to "advertise" your own content.  Across our customers we see that a substantial number of visitors immediately click through to these options.  

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How to ensure the Slickstream Filmstrip will not affect CLS

As the Slickstream filmstrip is often injected fairly high up on posts, it can potentially contribute to  Cumulative Layout Shift (CLS).

This can be addressed by manually adding a container to your site, or using the Slickstream Plugin for WordPress.  With the WordPress Plugin there is an option to easily set up a container for the filmstrip to be injected into for many different themes.  This container pre-allocates space when the page is first rendered, ensuring there is no shift when the filmstrip loads.

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