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How to visualize the results from A/B testing as soon as possible in the reporting?

I'm setting up some local development tests to properly validate the functionality of AB Page- and Component tests. I'm using the /admin/kill.aspx page to succesfully kill a session. I can see data ...
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Does personalization require a specific license?

I'm looking at the list of licenses and wondering if there is one specific license that enables personalization. If so, which license should I be looking for? Using Sitecore.NET 8.0 (rev. 151127)
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Rule to set datasource based on search result

Using sitecore 8 (8.2 update 3 to be specific) I'm looking to be able to create a rule based on some condition which will set the datasource (and maybe rendering) to the most appropriate result from ...
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How can I programmatically list all personalization in my page?

I am trying to get all personalization set in a given page from a RenderingController context. Any idea? public ActionResult GetPersonalizationRule() { var contextItem = Sitecore.Context.Item; ...
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What is difference between Sitecore Profile Card and Pattern Card

What is the main difference between Profile Card and Pattern Card. They both look similar. I would like to know what are the use cases where I can use profile card and use cases for Pattern Cards. I ...
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SXA: Personalization not working with Carousel

I have a SXA Carousel component on my homepage I would like to personalize. I added a few rules and associated datasources for each of them. Then I noticed the same datasource was always used, no ...
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Personalization using a Campaign not working

I have created a Test Campaign. I am now trying to Personalize a home page component using the Campaign trigger. However the Personalization rule is not firing. I can see the campaign has been ...
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Personalization Rules Chaining

I need to use sitecore rules to personalize the contents that I want to display to users. For example, I configured two basic rules on a component. When used separately, both rules evaluate to true. ...
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How do I do a component test for a personalized component?

I'm running Sitecore 8.1 (Original Release), using the personalization features of Sitecore. Here's what my setup looks like: I have a "donate" banner component that is personalized based on how much ...
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Personalization rule by GeoIP -> Business name

Does anyone know how the following rule works: where the business name compares to specific value What is it the Business name and how it populates?
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How do you personalize a banner that is on multiple pages?

I'm using Sitecore 8.1 Original Release, and I've created a banner advertisement that I want to display on every page of my website. The banner is using personalization to determine which variation it ...
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Sitecore 8.0 Visitor Rules availability

Do we have below 2 conditions available in Rule Set Editor for Personalization in Sitecore 8.0? If not, do we have any alternatives except custom rule creation? Where the specific campaign was ...
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Set query as datasource in personalization

I'm on Sitecore 8.2, using MVC. I have two sites, and I'm defining presentation details on Standard Values of the template, so that I can use one presentation details setup for rendering the same ...
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Logs on personalization

Does anyone know whether it`s possible to get from the logs whether Sitecore is rendering a personalized view? I mean I know we can check the output by looking at the site but wondering whether ...
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Get the last goal triggered by the current visitor

Is there a way in c# to get the name of the last goal triggered by the current visitor? A simple conceptual example: Bob visitors the homepage and clicks on a button (triggering a goal called "my ...
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Missing Item ID [closed]

I have in my local machine a clean installation of Sitecore 8.1. I did the upgrade to Sitecore 8.2 rev. 161221. Now I'm trying to do a component personalization, and after I click on "Personalization" ...
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Engagement value points condition not working in SXA personalization

I am using personalization in Sitecore 8.2 SXA. I am using the engagement value point condition so that when the number of points reach certain number, the user is shown another content. But it is not ...
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Personalisation of videos

Using OOTB Sitecore functionality: I have a bucket of video items, when a visitor views a video we have a control for them to say whether they like or dislike the video. What would be the best way to ...
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Personalization and Pattern Card Matching

Using 8.1 I would like to implement some personalization on the top banner of a page. So, if the user matches Pattern Card A, they see banner A, if they match Pattern Card B, they see banner B, and ...
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Personalize a component using outcomes

I would like to personalize a component depending on whether a certain outcome has been triggered in the last 30 days. In my opinion the condition below should be able to get the job done: where ...
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Altering sublayout if the visitor has no interaction with it

I'm running sitecore 7.2. A sublayout is shown and there will be a button on it to go to the detail. If the visitor does not click on the button if he sees the sublayout for X-times the sublayout ...
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Customizing the Personalization Rules

How can I change the "where the site name compares to value" personalization rule so that "value" is a list of Sites driven by my configuration? I have a website in multiple languages with multiple ...
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Is it possible to fetch datasource and personalized content of context item?

Context Item- mypage -- Presentation ----Controller Rendering -R1 with datasource value -D1 -----R1- Personalize Content.D2 How do I refer both these data content and get it rendered in given page ...
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Storing a user interaction with a page outside of session

Alright, I will just dive into explaining the situation: On a page, we have a component called the Help Message. This component will render above most of the content and continue to show until the ...
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How can I personalize based on geolocation for first page load?

Typically, during the start of a new session, Sitecore uses an agent to asynchronously lookup the geo data of the visitor - but this means that geo-based personalization isn't available on the first ...
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Sitecore IP Geo location Service-Personalization with Geo-based conditions does not work

Sitecore Personalization using GEO IP is not executed . I have activated "Sitecore IP Geo location Service" and followed all steps needed to activate the service for Sitecore instance (8.1 update 1) ...
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Behavioral personalization?

We currently have a site that uses some simple personalization based on some "if/then" conditions. For instance, we have one component that is personalized based on date. Another is based on whether ...
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Reusing a set of personalization rules?

I am a marketer responsible for setting up a new campaign on our Sitecore website. We have content which we want to target at a very specific customer segment -- customers from a specific Geo on ...
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Minimizing and Maximizing Profile Key Values Programmatically

Background: One of our clients has contracted us to create a "siloing" feature on their site, using personalization. Basically, a visitor would come to the site and optionally self-identify as a ...
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Sitecore Personalisation - Profiles and Pattern Cards

I'm trying to come up with a good answer to a question I get asked a lot. Why does Sitecore have both pattern and profile cards? Outside the standard answer: profile cards are for tagging content ...
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Personalizing components with Analytics disabled in Sitecore 7.2

I've just come across an issue with missing personalization options on a Sitecore 7.2 website. Analytics was recently disabled. I found an article explaining that disabling Analytics hides all ...
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How does Sitecore “match” a pattern card for personalization?

I understand the basic concepts of pattern cards and profile keys. But how does Sitecore determine that a user matches a particular pattern card? How many pages tagged with that card does a user need ...
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How to invoke other actions in Conditional Renderings?

Another question here (Can I change the order of components in placeholder based on personalization?) got me thinking - maybe there was a way to actually dynamically assign a placeholder to a ...
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Can I change the order of components in placeholder based on personalization?

I've seen a few examples on how you can use personalization in Sitecore to personalize the way a component (rendering / sub-layout) is displayed on your webpage. However, most of these guides explain ...