How to track search queries in Confluence?

Hi,

it would be nice to know for what people are searching to arrange the information architecture to their behaviour and to feed the Synonym plugin. Are queries logged somewhere? How do you handle that?

Best regards,

Stefan

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Hi Stefan,

Sorry, Confluence currently does not have such feature available. I hvae created a new improvement request here:

Feel free to address your concern and add more information on how do you want this feature to be implemented so our developer would be aware of it. We highly recommend you to vote on the mentioned feature request to raise the popularity, watch it so that you would be updated on it.

For more information on how Atlassian implements new features and improvement please see the following document: Implementation of New Features and Improvements.

Cheers,
Septa Cahyadiputra

By the way, you can track search keywords in a Confluence site by using Google Analytics.

Priscilla I'm New Here Nov 10, 2017

Matthew, consider me totally new to Google Analytics. Would you know how one can see the search keywords on a Confluence site by using Google Analytics?

Hi Septa,

thanks a lot!

Best regards,

Stefan

A workaround is to enable logging at DEBUG level for com.atlassian.confluence.search.v2.lucene package but beware that search terms are logged after transformation and other sources in the app use the search engine.

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