Type of the item at the root of the activity chain.

  • activity|share - For engagements and clicks on shares.
  • article - For engagements and clicks on articles.

For article views the value is always article.

Query filtering

  1. Filter to engagements and events on share activities only:

    ||.||.type == "activity|share"


You can use this target to analyze the types of root items that are driving events and engagements.

  1. Analyze the root types that are seeing most events and engagement:

    "parameters": {
        "analysis_type": "freqDist",
        "parameters": {
            "target": "||.||.type",
            "threshold": 2

Resource information

Type: string

Tokenized for query filters: No

Analysis target: Yes

Query filter: Yes

Child analysis target: Yes