- Custom table
- Custom user parameter
- Custom metric
- Custom dimension
The correct answer is: Custom dimension
If manage a blog that has a few contributing authors, you could use the custom dimension to report the name of the author on each article page.
A dimension is an attribute of your data. It describes your data and it’s usually text as opposed to numbers. Dimensions provide attribution information for event-scoped dimensions, including attribution information for the ad platforms you integrate with Google Analytics.
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