Document Heatmap - Fluid Topics - 3.7 - Technical Notes

Analytics for Fluid Topics

Fluid Topics
Technical Notes

The Document Heatmap interface displays information about how many views Fluid Topics has logged for a document and each of its topics during a selected period.

Fluid Topics ignores bounced content (i.e., documents and topics viewed for a duration of less than one second) when calculating views.

Holding the pointer over any document's entry in the Most popular documents interface and selecting View heatmap displays the document's heatmap as follows:

Document heatmap page


  1. The document view count for the selected time period.
  2. A button to export the document's heatmap in XLSX format.
  3. The document's metadata.
  4. The number of views for each topic.

Topics are listed as they appear in the document's Table of Contents. Selecting the arrow to the left of the title of a topic displays view numbers for the child topics as follows:

Document heatmap expanded

Modify date range

Selecting the Calendar icon opens a dedicated date picker with options to filter on the past week, the past 3 months, or a custom range. After defining a new date range, the heatmap is updated accordingly.