Guests are anonymous users who have not registered and have not logged in. There are several different strategies you can use to track anonymous guest users:

To maintain persistent profiles for guest users, perform the following steps:

By default, the Personalization module does not send a login event when it creates a persistent profile for an anonymous visitor. To have the system send a login event in these circumstances, set the sendLoginEventForNewPersistentAnonymousProfiles property of the ProfileRequestServlet to true.

For information about controlling access for guests, see the Controlling Anonymous User Access section in this chapter.