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no event fires when user clicks watchstar (at least while logged out)
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Using chrome, opened private browsing, went to article. Saw onboarding overlay. Clicked star. No event logged. Event logged, however, on clicking "no thanks" or "add to collection".

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MM. Not sure if that was intentional or not.
All anonymous clicks would be a lot of EventLogging traffic. What information would this give you / what answers?
Note you can see successful signups with campaign gather
Is this something we desperately need or can live without?

Not desperately need, but its pretty important as the watchlist star is the
primary driver of signups on mobile.
It used to be that for every 1000 clicks on star, 3 would sign up. Have we
lowered it with the Gather CTA? Did we increase it? Let's say we double
it in beta. How can we triple it the next quarter.

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Patch in gerrit https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/#/c/199949/

Logging all user clicks now to watchstar. When the user is newly registered and we open the CTA, we manually click the star. I'm omitting logging there as they already clicked it in the beginning of the signup.

@JKatzWMF can you confirm this is the desired behavior?

Change 199949 had a related patch set uploaded (by Jdlrobson):
Log anon watchstar clicks to schema

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/199949

@rmoen, thanks for asking. We do want to track that other click! It lets us know that they completed the login...--the source of that event should be "login" (not a blocker)

Change 199949 had a related patch set uploaded (by Jdlrobson):
Log anon watchstar clicks to schema

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/199949

Change 199949 merged by jenkins-bot:
Log anon watchstar clicks to schema

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/199949

Jdlrobson closed this task as Resolved.Mar 26 2015, 9:26 PM
JKatzWMF moved this task from Needs triage to In sprint on the Gather board.Apr 11 2015, 12:06 AM