Hotjar Tag Setup Guide

This article describes how to configure the Hotjar Tag.

Tag Tips

Use mapping to dynamically override the standard config values.

Tag Configuration

First, go to Tealium’s tag marketplace and add the Hotjar tag (Learn more about how to add a tag).

After adding the tag, configure the following settings:

  • Hotjar ID

    • Your Hotjar Site ID.
  • Hotjar Snippet Version

    • The version of your tracking code from Hotjar.

Add Tag from Code (Optional)

Use the following steps to add the Hotjar tag from code"

  1. Log in to your Hotjar account.
  2. From the account dashboard, click Install code manually.
  3. Click Copy to clipboard.
  4. Log in to Tealium iQ Tag Management, go to iQ Tag Management > Tags.
  5. Click Add Tag.
  6. Click Detect Tag from Code.
  7. Paste the code you copied in Step 3.

Data Mappings

Mapping is the process of sending data from a data layer variable to the corresponding destination variable of the vendor tag. For instructions on how to map a variable to a tag destination, see Data Mappings.

The available categories are:


Variable Description
  • Hotjar ID
  • Hotjar Snippet Version

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This page was last updated: June 5, 2020