source_typedimension is the type of traffic source that resulted in events being collected for analytics.
Analytics API reports support the following URL parameters.
||The accounts you want to report on||yes||one or more account ids as a comma-delimited list||none|
||The dimension(s) to report on||yes||one or more dimensions as a comma-delimited list (some combinations are not valid)||none|
||Used to specify filters for reports||no||
||Number of items to return||no||positive integer||10|
||Number of items to skip||no||positive integer||0|
||Field to sort items on||no||a valid field for the request||video_view|
||Fields to return||no||varies according to the dimension you are reporting on||video_view|
||Format to return results in||no||json | csv | xlxs||json|
||If included, will limit results to either historical or realtime data||no||true | false||true|
||The beginning of the date range for the request||no||An ISO 8601 date (YYYY-MM-DD), epoch time in milliseconds, the string alltime, or relative date (-1m); only dates within the past 32 days are allowed for engagement endpoints or if reconciled=false.||30 days prior to now|
||The end of the date range for the request||no||An ISO 8601 date (YYYY-MM-DD), epoch time in milliseconds, the string now, or relative data (+7d); only dates within the past 32 days are allowed for engagement endpoints or if reconciled=false.||now|
The following fields can be returned for the dimension.
ad_mode_begin- the number of times the player entered ad mode
ad_mode_complete- the number of times the player completed ad mode
engagement_score- the average engagement score for a videos played in a player
play_request- total number of times video playback was requested
play_rate- the average play rate (video views divided by impressions) for a video
player_load- the number of times a player was loaded
source_type- how the viewer got to the page with the player (search, direct link, etc.)
video_impression- the total number of videos loaded into the player
video_percent_viewed- the sum of percent viewed of videos in the player
video_seconds_viewed- total seconds of videos viewed in the player
video_view- total times video playback started in the player
Used as a filter, a dimension allows you to narrow the results.
Filter values: direct, referral, organic_search, paid_search, secure_search
To see what dimensions this on can be combined with, and what fields are available for the combination, see Dimension and Fields.
Response will appear here when you test a request