Google Tag Manager - Configuration

This guide provides a streamlined process for exporting and configuring a Google Tag Manager (GTM) skeleton suitable for booking engine. Follow these precise steps to efficiently adapt your GTM setup to new requirements.

Prepare Your Configuration

  1. Download the Configuration File:

  2. IMPORTANT: Customize the Configuration:

    • Open the downloaded JSON file in your preferred text editor.

    • Replace all occurrences of _GA4_ID_ with your actual Google Analytics 4 (GA4) tracking ID.

  3. Prepare for Import:

    • Save the changes to the JSON file, ensuring it is ready to be imported into your GTM account.

Import Configuration into Google Tag Manager

Import the Modified File:

  • Navigate to Import Options:

    • In your GTM account, go to the Admin tab.

    • Under the container options, select Import Container.

  • Select and Upload File:

    • Click on Choose file and select your modified JSON file.

    • Decide how to merge this configuration with any existing setup. Options include:

      • Overwrite: Replaces the current container with the imported one.

      • Merge: Combines the imported configuration with the existing one, with options to resolve conflicts.

      • Rename: Adds the imported configuration while renaming any conflicts.

  • Complete the Import:

    • Follow prompts to finalize the import process.

Update and Publish:

  • Review Configuration:

    • Thoroughly check all tags, triggers, and variables to ensure they are correctly configured.

  • Test Before Publishing:

    • Utilize GTM's preview mode to test the setup. Ensure that all configurations perform as expected.

  • Publish Changes:

    • Once verified, publish the container to apply your configurations live.

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