Reported Metrics

Dashboard Analytics - Reported Metrics/Definitions

Metric Name Metric Definition
Gross: Pre-Removal of Invalid Traffic (IVT) - General Invalid Traffic (GIVT) or Sophisticated Invalid Traffic (SIVT)
Gross Tracked Ads

The total number of Tracked Ads before removal of invalid traffic (IVT). This metric aligns with the MRC's definition of 'Gross Tracked Ads' and includes 1x1 pixel and JS traffic recorded via a 'Count on Download' approach (before removal of IVT).

This metric reflects the following counts:

  • 1x1 pixel display traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Count on Download" measurement approach (before removal of IVT);
  • JavaScript-tagged display traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Count on Download" measurement approach (before removal of IVT);
  • Video traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a video impression (post-buffer/render of first video frame); before removal of IVT.

Notes

  • Due to the inherent nature of 1x1 pixel display traffic, such traffic is unable to be evaluated on the basis of the MRC's definition of a "Begin to Render" impression measurement approach;
  • JavaScript-tagged display traffic determined to have begun to render in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Begin to Render" impression recording approach, will be reflected in the 'Rendered Display Impressions' and 'Rendered Impressions' metric sets accordingly.
  • Video traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a video impression (post-buffer/render of first video frame) will be reflected in the 'Rendered Video Impressions' and 'Rendered Impressions' metric sets accordingly.
Gross Rendered Impressions The total number of Rendered Ad Impressions (Display & Video); before removal of IVT.
Gross Rendered Display Impressions

The total number of Rendered Display Impressions recorded from Pixalate’s enhanced script technology (excludes 1x1 pixel impressions); before removal of IVT. This metric set reflects the following counts:

  • JavaScript-tagged display traffic determined to have begun to render in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Begin to Render" impression recording approach (before removal of IVT);

Notes

  • This metric set excludes video, 1x1 pixel display Impressions and JavaScript-tagged display traffic not determined to have rendered via Pixalate's enhanced JS solution.
  • JavaScript-tagged display traffic determined to have begun to render in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Begin to Render" impression recording approach, will be reflected in the 'Rendered Display Impressions' and 'Rendered Impressions' metric sets accordingly.
Gross Rendered Video Impressions

The total number of Rendered Video Impressions; before removal of IVT. This metric set reflects the following counts:

  • Video traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a video impression (post-buffer/render of first video frame); before removal of IVT.
Share of Gross Tracked Ads %

The percentage distribution of Tracked Ads in relation to total Tracked Ads; before removal of IVT.

Gross SSAI Tracked Ads

Estimated total SSAI Tracked Ads, before removal of IVT.

Gross SSAI Transparent Tracked Ads

Estimated total SSAI Tracked Ads that come from proxies passing X-Device-User-Agent headers for more transparency, before removal of IVT.

Gross SSAI Tracked Ads %

Estimated percentage of Tracked Ads that correspond to SSAI proxies, before removal of IVT.

Gross SSAI Transparent Tracked Ads % Estimated percentage of Tracked Ads that correspond to SSAI and come from proxies passing X-Device-User-Agent headers for more transparency, before removal of IVT.
Gross IPv6 Tracked Ads The total number of IPv6 Tracked Ads before removal of IVT.
Gross IPv6 Tracked Ads % The percentage of IPv6 Tracked Ads from total Tracked Ads before removal of IVT.
Gross Clicks The total number of measured Clicks; before removal of IVT.
Gross CTR The percentage of measured Clicks divided by Tracked Ads; before removal of IVT.
Gross Matched Clicks

The total number of measured Clicks that were matched to a Tracked Ad; before removal of IVT.

Gross Conversions The total number of measured Actions (e.g., purchasing an item) related to Ads; before removal of IVT.
Gross Conversion Rate The percentage of measured Actions (e.g., purchasing an item) related to Ads; before removal of IVT.
Gross Matched Conversions

The total number of Conversions that were matched to a Tracked Ad; before removal of IVT.

Gross Matched C-Convs Click-through Conversions. The total number of matched Conversions in which users clicked on the Ad, visited the website and performed an action (e.g., purchasing an item); before removal of IVT.
Gross Matched V-Convs View-through Conversions. The total number of matched Conversions in which users took action at a later time after seeing a viewable impression; before removal of IVT.
Gross Reach The total number of uniquely identified browser cookies; before removal of IVT.
Ad Exposure Time The amount of time Ad is visible to the user on the web page. Ad exposure is measured in minutes and seconds.
Ad Exposure The percentage of total time spent on a web page in which the Ad was visible to the user.
Ad Hover The average amount of time that users hovered over the Ad with the mouse cursor (expressed in minutes:seconds.milliseconds).
Ads Above the Fold

The total number of Tracked Ads that were determined to be served within the user’s browser viewport.

Bid Price

The average bid price for Tracked Ads.

Media Spend

The total media spend of all Tracked Ads is based on the recorded price paid.

Time Spent on Page The average amount of time that users spent on the web page (expressed in minutes:seconds).
Net of GIVT
Tracked Ads

The total number of Tracked Ads after removal of General Invalid traffic (GIVT). This metric aligns with the MRC's definition of 'Net Tracked Ads' and includes 1x1 pixel and JS traffic recorded via a 'Count on Download' approach (after the removal of GIVT).

This metric reflects the following counts:

  • 1x1 pixel display traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Count on Download" measurement approach (net of GIVT);
  • JavaScript-tagged display traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Count on Download" measurement approach (net of GIVT);
  • Video traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a video impression (post-buffer/render of first video frame); net of GIVT.

Notes

  • Due to the inherent nature of 1x1 pixel display traffic, such traffic is unable to be evaluated on the basis of the MRC's definition of a "Begin to Render" impression measurement approach;
  • JavaScript-tagged display traffic determined to have begun to render in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Begin to Render" impression recording approach, will be reflected in the 'Rendered Display Impressions' and 'Rendered Impressions' metric sets accordingly.
  • Video traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a video impression (post-buffer/render of first video frame) will be reflected in the 'Rendered Video Impressions' and 'Rendered Impressions' metric sets accordingly.
Rendered Impressions

The total number of Rendered Impressions (Display & Video); after removal of GIVT. This metric set reflects the following counts:

  • JavaScript-tagged display traffic determined to have begun to render in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Begin to Render" impression recording approach (net of GIVT);
  • Video traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a video impression (post-buffer/render of first video frame); net of GIVT.
Rendered Display Impressions

The total number of Rendered Display Impressions recorded from Pixalate’s enhanced script technology (excludes 1x1 pixel impressions); after removal of GIVT. This metric set reflects the following counts:

  • JavaScript-tagged display traffic determined to have begun to render in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Begin to Render" impression recording approach (net of GIVT);

Notes

  • This metric set excludes video, 1x1 pixel display Impressions and JavaScript-tagged display traffic not determined to have rendered via Pixalate's enhanced JS solution.
  • JavaScript-tagged display traffic determined to have begun to render in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Begin to Render" impression recording approach, will be reflected in the 'Rendered Display Impressions' and 'Rendered Impressions' metric sets accordingly.
Rendered Video Impressions

The total number of Rendered Video Impressions; after removal of GIVT. This metric set reflects the following counts:

  • Video traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a video impression (post-buffer/render of first video frame); net of GIVT.
Share of Tracked Ads %

The percentage of Tracked Ads after the removal of General Invalid Traffic in relation to total Tracked Ads; net of GIVT.

SSAI Tracked Ads

Estimated total SSAI Tracked Ads, excluding GIVT.

SSAI Transparent Tracked Ads

Estimated total SSAI Tracked Ads that come from proxies passing X-Device-User-Agent headers for more transparency, excluding GIVT.

SSAI Tracked Ads %

Estimated percentage of Tracked Ads that correspond to SSAI proxies, excluding GIVT.

SSAI Transparent Tracked Ads %

Estimated percentage of Tracked Ads that correspond to SSAI and come from proxies passing X-Device-User-Agent headers for more transparency, excluding GIVT.

IPv6 Tracked Ads The total number of IPv6 Tracked Ads, excluding GIVT.
IPv6 Tracked Ads %

The percentage of IPv6 Tracked Ads from total Tracked Ads, excluding GIVT.

Measured Impressions The total number of Rendered Display Impressions in which Pixalate’s technology was capable of measuring for Viewability; net of GIVT.
Measured Rate %

The percentage of Rendered Display Impressions in which Pixalate’s technology was capable of measuring for Viewability; net of GIVT.

Views

The total number of Measured Impressions that were determined to be Viewable Impressions; net of GIVT.

Viewability % The percentage of Measured Impressions that were determined to be Viewable Impressions; net of GIVT.
Non Views The total number of Measured Impressions that were determined to not meet the requirements of a Viewable Impression; net of GIVT.
Undetermined Imps The total number of Rendered Display Impressions in which Pixalate’s technology was NOT able to determine if the Ad Impression met the requirements of a Viewable Impression; net of GIVT.
Views %

The percentage of Rendered Display Impressions that were determined to be Viewable Impressions; net of GIVT.

Non Views % The percentage of Rendered Display Impressions that were determined to not meet the requirements of a Viewable Impression; net of GIVT.
Undetermined Imps %

The percentage of Rendered Display Impressions in which Pixalate’s technology was NOT able to determine if the Ad Impression met the requirements of a Viewable Impression; net of GIVT.

Clicks The total number of measured clicks; net of GIVT.
CTR

The percentage of matched clicks divided by Tracked Ads; net of GIVT.

Matched Clicks

The total number of measured clicks that were matched to a Tracked Ad; net of GIVT.

Conversions The total number of measured actions (e.g., purchasing an item) related to Ads; net of GIVT.
Matched Conversions

The total number of conversions that were matched to a Tracked Ad; net of GIVT.

Reach The total number of uniquely identified visitors; net of GIVT.
Net of all IVT - (GIVT & SIVT)
Net Tracked Ads

The total number of Tracked Ads after removal of all Invalid traffic (IVT). This metrics' aligns with the MRC's definition of 'Total Net Tracked Ads' and includes 1x1 pixel and JS traffic recorded via a 'Count on Download' approach (net of all IVT).

This metric set reflects the following counts:

  • 1x1 pixel display traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Count on Download" measurement approach (net of all IVT);
  • JavaScript-tagged display traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Count on Download" measurement approach (net of all IVT);
  • Video traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a video impression (post-buffer/render of first video frame); net of all IVT.

Notes

  • Due to the inherent nature of 1x1 pixel display traffic, such traffic is unable to be evaluated on the basis of the MRC's definition of a "Begin to Render" impression measurement approach;
  • JavaScript-tagged display traffic determined to have begun to render in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Begin to Render" impression recording approach, will be reflected in the 'Rendered Display Impressions' and 'Rendered Impressions' metric sets accordingly.
  • Video traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a video impression (post-buffer/render of first video frame) will be reflected in the 'Rendered Video Impressions' and 'Rendered Impressions' metric sets accordingly.
Net Rendered Impressions

The total number of Rendered Impressions (Display & Video); after removal of all IVT. This metric set reflects the following counts:

  • JavaScript-tagged display traffic determined to have begun to render in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Begin to Render" impression recording approach (net of all IVT);
  • Video traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a video impression (post-buffer/render of first video frame); net of all IVT.
Net Rendered Display Impressions

The total number of Rendered Display Impressions recorded from Pixalate’s enhanced script technology (excludes 1x1 pixel impressions); after removal of all IVT. This metric set reflects the following counts:

  • JavaScript-tagged display traffic determined to have begun to render in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Begin to Render" impression recording approach (net of all IVT);

Notes

  • This metric set excludes video, 1x1 pixel display Impressions and JavaScript-tagged display traffic not determined to have rendered via Pixalate's enhanced JS solution.
  • JavaScript-tagged display traffic determined to have begun to render in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a "Begin to Render" impression recording approach, will be reflected in the 'Rendered Display Impressions' and 'Rendered Impressions' metric sets accordingly.
Net Rendered Video Impressions

The total number of Rendered Video Impressions; net of all IVT. This metric set reflects the following counts:

  • Video traffic recorded in a manner consistent with the MRC's definition of a video impression (post-buffer/render of first video frame); net of all IVT.
Share of Net Tracked Ads %

The percentage of Tracked Ads after the removal of all Invalid Traffic in relation to total Net Tracked Ads; net of all IVT.

SSAI Net Tracked Ads

Estimated total SSAI Tracked Ads, excluding IVT.

SSAI Net Transparent Tracked Ads

Estimated total SSAI Tracked Ads that come from proxies passing X-Device-User-Agent headers for more transparency, excluding IVT.

SSAI Net Tracked Ads % Estimated percentage of Tracked Ads that correspond to SSAI proxies, excluding IVT.
SSAI Net Transparent Tracked Ads %

Estimated percentage of Tracked Ads that correspond to SSAI and come from proxies passing X-Device-User-Agent headers for more transparency, excluding IVT.

Net IPv6 Tracked Ads

The total number of IPv6 Tracked Ads, excluding IVT.

Net IPv6 Tracked Ads %

The percentage of IPv6 Tracked Ads from total Tracked Ads, excluding IVT.

Net Measured Impressions The total number of Rendered Display Impressions in which Pixalate’s technology was capable of measuring for Viewability; net of all IVT.
Net Measured Rate % The percentage of Rendered Display Impressions in which Pixalate’s technology was capable of measuring for Viewability; net of all IVT.
Net Views

The total number of Measured Impressions that were determined to be Viewable Impressions; net of all IVT.

Net Viewability % The percentage of Measured Impressions that were determined to be Viewable Impressions; net of all IVT.
Net Non Views % The percentage of Rendered Display Impressions that were determined to not meet the requirements of a Viewable Impression; net of all IVT.
Net Non Views The total number of Measured Impressions that were determined to not meet the requirements of a Viewable Impression; net of all IVT.
Net Undetermined Imps The total number of Rendered Display Impressions in which Pixalate’s technology was NOT able to determine if the Ad Impression met the requirements of a Viewable Impression; net of all IVT.
Net Views %

The percentage of Rendered Display Impressions that were determined to be Viewable Impressions; net of all IVT.

Net Undetermined Imps %

The percentage of Rendered Display Impressions in which Pixalate’s technology was NOT able to determine if the Ad Impression met the requirements of a Viewable Impression; net of all IVT.

Net Clicks The number of measured Clicks; net of all IVT.
Net CTR The percentage of matched Clicks divided by Tracked Ads; net of all IVT.
Net Matched Clicks

The number of measured Clicks that were matched to a Tracked Ad; net of all IVT.

Net Conversions The total number of measured Actions (e.g., purchasing an item) related to Ads; net of all IVT
Net Matched Conversions

The total number of Conversions that were matched to a Tracked Ad; net of all IVT

Net Matched V-Conversions View-through Conversions. The total number of matched conversions in which users took action at a later time after seeing a viewable impression; net of all IVT.
TruReach The number of uniquely identified visitors; net of all IVT.
Filtered for GIVT

GIVT Tracked Ads

The number of Gross Tracked Ads that were filtered as General Invalid Traffic (GIVT).

GIVT Tracked Ads %

The percentage of Gross Tracked Ads that were filtered as GIVT.

Share of GIVT Tracked Ads %

The percentage of Gross Tracked Ads that were filtered as GIVT; in relation to total GIVT filtered.

GIVT Traffic

The total number of Gross Tracked Ads, Gross Clicks, and Gross Conversions that were filtered as GIVT.

GIVT %

The percentage of Gross Tracked Ads, Gross Clicks, and Gross Conversions that were filtered as GIVT.

IPv6 GIVT Tracked Ads

The total number of IPv6 Tracked Ads that were filtered as GIVT.

IPv6 GIVT Tracked Ads %

The percentage of the total number of IPv6 Tracked Ads that were filtered as GIVT.

Malware Traffic

The number of Gross Tracked Ads that were determined to be generated by Malware.

Phishing Traffic

The number of Gross Tracked Ads that were determined to be generated by Phishing activity.

GIVT Clicks

The total number of Gross Clicks that were filtered as GIVT.

GIVT Clicks %

The percentage of Gross Clicks that were filtered as GIVT.

GIVT Matched Clicks

The number of Gross Matched Clicks that were filtered as GIVT.

GIVT Matched Clicks %

The percentage of Gross Matched Clicks that were filtered as GIVT.

GIVT Conversions

The number of Gross Conversions that were filtered as GIVT.

GIVT Conversions %

The percentage of Gross Conversions that were filtered as GIVT.

GIVT Matched Conversions

The number of Gross Matched Conversions that were filtered as GIVT.

GIVT Matched Conversions %

The percentage of Gross Matched Conversions that were filtered as GIVT.

Filtered for SIVT

SIVT Tracked Ads

The number of Gross Tracked Ads that were filtered as Sophisticated Invalid Traffic (SIVT).

SIVT Tracked Ads %

The percentage of Gross Tracked Ads that were filtered as SIVT.

Share of SIVT Tracked Ads %

The percentage of Gross Tracked Ads that were filtered as SIVT; in relation to total SIVT filtered.

SIVT Traffic

The total number of Gross Tracked Ads, Gross Clicks, and Gross Conversions that were filtered as SIVT.

SIVT %

The percentage of Gross Tracked Ads, Gross Clicks, and Gross Conversions that were filtered as SIVT.

IPv6 SIVT Tracked Ads

The total number of IPv6 Tracked Ads that were filtered as SIVT.

IPv6 IVT Tracked Ads

The total number of IPv6 Tracked Ads that were filtered as IVT.

IPv6 SIVT Tracked Ads %

The percentage of the total number of IPv6 Tracked Ads that were filtered as SIVT.

IPv6 IVT Tracked Ads %

The percentage of IPv6 Tracked Ads that were filtered as IVT.

SIVT Clicks

The number of Gross Clicks that were filtered as SIVT.

SIVT Clicks %

The percentage of Gross Clicks that were filtered as SIVT.

SIVT Matched Clicks

The number of Gross Matched Clicks that were filtered as SIVT.

SIVT Matched Clicks %

The percentage of Gross Matched Clicks that were filtered as SIVT.

SIVT Conversions

The number of Gross Conversions that were filtered as SIVT.

SIVT Conversions %

The percentage of Gross Conversions that were filtered as SIVT.

SIVT Matched Conversions

The number of Gross Matched Conversions that were filtered as SIVT.

SIVT Matched Conversions %

The percentage of Gross Matched Conversions that were filtered as SIVT.

IVT %

The total percentage of General Invalid Traffic (GIVT) and Sophisticated Invalid Traffic (SIVT).

Share of IVT Tracked Ads %

The percentage of Gross Tracked Ads that were filtered as Invalid Traffic (IVT); in relation to total IVT filtered.