Author Topic: url for Thank You page for Google conversion tracking purpose  (Read 830 times)

en jie rudd

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url for Thank You page for Google conversion tracking purpose
« on: February 12, 2016, 05:48:34 am »
Hello

I have been trying to set up my e-commence conversion tracking on Google Analytics and need a url for the 'Thank you for your order page' but not the 'cart.html' page. As a visit to the cart may not be a conversion - I myself do it often to check the postages of e-commence sites. I have tried to look into my Joomla, Virtuemart and sh404sef config but so far the 'thank you' page url is identical to the 'cart' page, although the content of the page (obviously) has changed after the 'confirm order' button is hit.

My site:
Joomla 3.4.8
Virtuemart 3.0.10
sh404sef 4.7.2.3180
third party One Page Checkout ( I have turned this plugin off and use Virtuemart default checkout and the issue remains)

Any advice on how to generate a 'after conversion' url will be much appreciated.

Thank you in advance for the help!

Best regards

En Jie

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Re: url for Thank You page for Google conversion tracking purpose
« Reply #1 on: February 12, 2016, 23:56:53 pm »
generally this is done by inserting the Google tracking code in the html that is returned by the payment plugin to the thank you display

I guess something like doing a redirect to a Joomla article from the payment plugin would be another approach
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Re: url for Thank You page for Google conversion tracking purpose
« Reply #2 on: July 14, 2017, 10:47:41 am »
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generally this is done by inserting the Google tracking code in the html that is returned by the payment plugin to the thank you display

can you please explain? thank you..