This dimension is part of the pages path analysis and shows the direct preceding page of a page within the same visit.

Between both pages, no further pages can be viewed.

Short facts

Using this dimension is most useful if you restrict your analysis to a specific page (i.e., the page that follows the shown "preceding page").  


A user views the following pages in the given order within a visit:

Regarding Page C:

  • the Preceding Page is Page B,
  • the Second Preceding Page is Page A.

Example for using this dimension in an analysis

How do user reach the page "en.404"?

Analysis using a filter

  • Filter:
  • Analysis:

    Prior to the page en.404 the page en.service was accessed 7,128 times.

Analysis in a pivot table


Similar Figures

Second Preceding Pages: pages viewed directly before the preceeding page
Follower Pages: pages viewed directly after a page
Second Follower Pages: pages viewed directly after the follower page

Further Information

Training document Analysis of Navigation Paths