Google Analytics is a free analytics tool that helps you track visitors and conversions on your store. To set up Google Analytics, you will need to create a free Google Account. To view our training video click here

  • Sign into or create your Google Analytics Account.
  • Click Admin, then click Select a Property › Create New Property.
  • Complete the form, then select Get Tracking ID.
  • Copy the tracking code provided on the following page. Be sure to copy the entire code, beginning with .
  • In the CoreCommerce admin panel go to Settings->Plugin Settings->Google Analytics.
  • In the Google Analaytics field, past in your code
  • Save your changes

 

        Ecommerce Tracking


  Ecommerce tracking will allow you to track your conversions with Google Analytics. You must have a Dedicated SSL to use this feature. Note that this feature does not work across multiple domains.

  • In your Google Analytics account, go to Admin › View › Ecommerce Settings.
  • Under Enable Ecommerce, toggle the status to ON. Click Next Step.
  • Leave Enhanced Ecommerce Settings set to OFF. Click Submit.
  • In CoreCommerce Go to Settings->Plugin Settings->Google Analytics enable Ecommerce Tracking

 

 

Excluding Referrals From Hosted Payment Gateways

  • To avoid transactions made through a Hosted Gateway such as Paypal appearing as referrals through Google Analytics, you will need to add the payment gateway to your Referral Exclusion List.
  •  In your Google Analytics Account, go to Admin › Properties › Tracking Info › Referral Exclusion List.
  • Enter the domain of your payment gateway (e.g. paypal.com) under Domain.
  • Click Create.
  • For any additional domains you need to exclude, click Add Referral Exclusion.