What is the difference between my current version and the +18.0.0 version of Piwik PRO?

If your Piwik PRO is still on a version lower than +18.0.0, you might be curious about the upgrades you can expect when you migrate to it. We’ve created a list of features that will clarify the differences and assist you in smoothly transitioning to the new version.

 Analytics

Feature +18.0.0 Core and Enterprise (cloud, private cloud and on-premises) 15.7.9 and 15.6.0 Enterprise (cloud, private cloud and on-premises)
Add notes to dates in reports
Funnel report: an average or median time between funnel steps and an average and median time to complete a funnel
Additional options for funnel steps: Directly after previous step or Indirectly after previous step
Refreshed look, improved filtering and better navigation in the tracker debugger
Session log report: You can now export this report to the CSV, JSON, or JSON (key-value) file format.
Dashboards: You can now add a text or map widget to your dashboard.
Email alert: You can now use up to 2 conditions in the email alert.
Video analytics reports
Required and optional steps in the funnel report
SharePoint events in the tracker debugger
Traffic sources in the tracker debugger
Stacked and grouped bar charts on dashboards
Page scrolls are tracked automatically
Addional dimension in core reports and custom reports
Quick filters in reports: multiple conditions and regular expressions (regex)
Sharing any report or dashboard via the link
Changing sample sizes in reports
New ecommerce tracking
Mobile view
Porduct-scoped custom dimensions

Tag Manager

Feature +18.0.0 Core and Enterprise (cloud, private cloud and on-premises) 15.7.9 and 15.6.0 Enterprise (cloud, private cloud and on-premises)
Refreshed tag names
YouTube video tracking tag
HTML5 video tracking tag
Heatmap & clickmap tag
Element presence trigger
New custom dimension picker
Variable inside a variable
Lookup table variable
Updated Meta Pixel tag to support all events supported by Meta
Meta setup
Audience detection (CDP) trigger (1)
Audiences in triggers (CDP) (1)
Extract values from nested object keys and array items in a data layer variable. (1)
Ecommerce tags: Ecommerce add-to-cart tag, Ecommerce order tag, Ecommerce product detail view tag, Ecommerce remove-from-cart tag and Ecommerce cart update tag . (1)
  1. CDP is only available in the Enterprise plan.
Feature +18.0.0 Core and Enterprise (cloud, private cloud and on-premises) 15.7.9 and 15.6.0 Enterprise (cloud, private cloud and on-premises)
Refreshed look of Consent Manager with improved navigation, clearer option names and descriptions.
New consent reminder types: a consent form and consent form with blocked content
Consent forms also in Catalan, Italian, Spanish and Swedish

Customer Data Platform

Feature +18.0.0 Core and Enterprise (cloud, private cloud and on-premises) 15.7.9 and 15.6.0 Enterprise (cloud, private cloud and on-premises)
Audiences based on user attributes and behavior (1)
Data activation via webhooks (1)
Webhook integrations (Slack, Mailchimp, Zapier, Power Automate and more) (1)
Audience detection (CDP) trigger in Tag Manager (1)
Audiences in triggers (1)
Data imports via API and webhooks (1)
  1. CDP is only available in the Enterprise plan.

Administration

Feature +18.0.0 Core and Enterprise (cloud, private cloud and on-premises) 15.7.9 and 15.6.0 Enterprise (cloud, private cloud and on-premises)
Refreshed look of Administration and Profile with clearer option names and descriptions
Refreshed look in Administration > Settings > Subscription
Improved email communication
A new privacy option in Administration > Sites & apps > Privacy > Don’t collect visitor’s device data. It helps you comply with the German Data Protection Act (TTDSG) and similar privacy laws.
Single-page applications are now tracked automatically. You can turn SPA tracking on or off in Administration > Sites & apps > Data collection > SPA > Track page views in a single-page application.
UI also available in: Catalan, Spanish and Swedish
Session limits: You can set the maximum session duration and the maximum number of events per session and decide what happens when these limits are exceeded.
Collect visitors’ IP addresses: You can choose whether or not to collect visitors’ IP addresses.
User’s session timeout

Tracker

Feature +18.0.0 Core and Enterprise (cloud, private cloud and on-premises) 15.7.9 and 15.6.0 Enterprise (cloud, private cloud and on-premises)
A new faster and more stable tracker
Tracking source like a JavaScript tracking client, web-log analytics, iOS SDK and more
HSTS secured traffic
New ecommerce tracking

Integrations

Feature +18.0.0 Core and Enterprise (cloud, private cloud and on-premises) 15.7.9 and 15.6.0 Enterprise (cloud, private cloud and on-premises)
Site inspector for Chrome: It now includes a tracker debugger that shows your ongoing session.
All integrations in one place: You can now quickly find our integrations in Analytics > Integrations.
Google Tag Manager (server-side) integration
Migration tool (GA3 and GTM)

Note: For more about each version, see our changelog

Note: See how your tracking, reporting and tag managment will change after upgrading to +18.0.0.

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