how to install woocommerce tracking

Description

Shipping Tracking is FREE WooCommerce plugin that allows customers to track shipment of their orders. It support UPS, USPS, FEDEX, DHL, Canada Post and almost all other global shipping carriers. In latest version, it has automatic mode to detect carrier from tracking number. If you use different carriers, you can use that mode. If you have another shipping service that you are interested in then please contact us here, as we are actively adding new services. Note: Active paid subscription is required, after trial period is over.

To get started

  1. First install this FREE plugin and Activate it.
  2. Sign up for an snapCX subscription plan to get an API key, and
  3. (Subscription is monthly PAID plan but you can try out with FREE TRIAL with No Credit Card required.)
  4. Go to your Plugin configuration page (inside woocommerce menu), and save your API key.
  5. [Remember] After TRIAL period is over, automatic invoice will be sent for next billing cycle.

Key Features

  • Supports USPS, UPS, FedEx, DHL, Canada Post and almost all international shipping carriers. See list
  • Tracking information is shown on the customer order details page of his account.
  • Full tracking information (detailed activity) can be displayed to the customer
  • Easily see which orders have shipped or not, right from the order summary screen – saves time and effort
  • No more answering emails an phone calls with customers looking for their shipping information.
  • Now save your default carrier in plugin admin screen. No need to select carrier every time, when adding tracking number to order.
  • Order admin can see shipping tracking from order detail page. It enables to see you same view as customer.
  • Now it sends email to customer, when you add tracking number on order page.
  • NEW FEATURE It automatically hosts tracking landing page which you or your customer can visit. Link to that page is send along with email. Hence customer doesn’t need to log in to their account to check status.
  • NEW FEATURE Now you can customize externally hosted tracking landing page using your own domain. Example: http://track.snapcx.io/?carrier_code=dhl&track_id=2374729361 can be yours. And yes, you can customize page with your cross sells or links or anything.
    (Custom CNAME is offered, dependending upon subscription plan level)

Demo server with installed plugin
Click here

Screencast video on how to install and use

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Screenshots

  • Plugin Settings page. Here you can customize the message that your customers get.
  • Order Summary. You can easily see which orders have shipped and which haven’t – no more wasted time.
  • Order Details. Simply and easily enter the carrier & tracking number – it’s as easy as that
  • This is how the order tracking information appears in the customers email – remember you control the text that is shown
  • Customer Order Detail Page. Your customized text.
  • Tracking Details. The detailed tracking information the customer can view.
  • Screenshot of email sent to Customer with hyper link to shipping tracking number.
  • Screenshot of email sent to customer only first time with hyper link to shipping tracking number when tracking number is added.
  • Screenshot of email sent to customer with hyper link to shipping tracking number on changing Order Actions to Processing order.
  • Screenshot of email sent to customer with hyper link to shipping tracking number on changing Order Actions to Completed order.

Installation

Manual Installation

  1. Download and unzip the plugin
  2. Go to your website’s WordPress Dashboard and click on the menu “Plugins” -> “Add New”
  3. Click the “Upload Plugin” link at the top of the page.
  4. Choose the file you downloaded and click “Install Now”
    Remaining instructions are covered in the section titled “Activation”

Automatic Installation

  1. Go to your website’s WordPress Dashboard and click on “Plugins” -> “Add New”
  2. In the “Search Plugins” bar enter “snapCX Shipping Tracking” or only “snapCX” to find the WooCommerce Shipping Tracking Plugin
  3. Click “Install Now” to install the plugin.

Activation and Settings

  1. Before activation please make sure that WooCommerce is activated.
  2. Upon installation you will see a link titled “Activate Plugin”. Click it to activate the plugin.
  3. Locate the “snapCX Shipping Tracking” sub-menu under WooCommerce menu on the admin dashboard and enter the User Key. You can get the User Key here
  4. Select Yes for the Enabled field and click “Submit”.
  5. (optional) Set default carrier.
  6. (optional) Upon plugin activation, your plugin get list of all possible shipping carriers list. But you can get updated list whenever you want. No need of new plugin version.
  7. Now we have shipping tracking landing page hosted by us. If you want to use your own custom cname, you can update on url field. It has to be http://track.
  8. Now we sent order update (along with order details), when you update tracking number. You can customize text in plugin settings too.

Demo server with installed plugin

Screencast video on how to install and use

Manual Installation

  1. Download and unzip the plugin
  2. Go to your website’s WordPress Dashboard and click on the menu “Plugins” -> “Add New”
  3. Click the “Upload Plugin” link at the top of the page.
  4. Choose the file you downloaded and click “Install Now”
    Remaining instructions are covered in the section titled “Activation”

Automatic Installation

  1. Go to your website’s WordPress Dashboard and click on “Plugins” -> “Add New”
  2. In the “Search Plugins” bar enter “snapCX Shipping Tracking” or only “snapCX” to find the WooCommerce Shipping Tracking Plugin
  3. Click “Install Now” to install the plugin.

Activation and Settings

  1. Before activation please make sure that WooCommerce is activated.
  2. Upon installation you will see a link titled “Activate Plugin”. Click it to activate the plugin.
  3. Locate the “snapCX Shipping Tracking” sub-menu under WooCommerce menu on the admin dashboard and enter the User Key. You can get the User Key here
  4. Select Yes for the Enabled field and click “Submit”.
  5. (optional) Set default carrier.
  6. (optional) Upon plugin activation, your plugin get list of all possible shipping carriers list. But you can get updated list whenever you want. No need of new plugin version.
  7. Now we have shipping tracking landing page hosted by us. If you want to use your own custom cname, you can update on url field. It has to be http://track.
  8. Now we sent order update (along with order details), when you update tracking number. You can customize text in plugin settings too.

Demo server with installed plugin

Screencast video on how to install and use

We support USPS, UPS, FedEX, DHL, Canada Post and almost any other shipping carriers. We are constantly adding new services. If you have a particular service you would like to see us include, contact us here
See full list here

Why do I need an snapCX Account?

Firstly the accounts are free, no credit card required. We use an account as we have a set of back-end services that provide the shipping information. We have all subscription plans with TRIAL periods. You can pick any plan to start with and you can downgrade/upgrade If you happen to be a high-volume store, then feel free to contact us for custom plan. contact us here
See Subscription plans here

How can I get help for this plugin?

snapCX provides premier level support. Simply contact us here and we’ll get back to you ASAP

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Shipment Tracking

  • Extension Type: Delivery and Shipping Options, WooCommerce Extensions, Shipping
  • Last Updated: 2018-09-25
  • Developer: WooCommerce
  • Version history: View changelog

Shipment Tracking

Add shipment tracking information to your orders

With the Shipment Tracking extension you can provide customers with an easy way to track their shipments.

Tracking info on the frontend

After adding details to an order, the tracking information will appear in emails, the order tracking page, and the order view page in their account section. For the best effect, add tracking info just before ‘completing’ an order.

Out of the box, this extension supports custom tracking links and automatic tracking links for the following major providers:

How to Enable WooCommerce Conversion Tracking in Google Analytics

Last updated on January 2, 2019 by Shahzad Saeed

Do you want to optimize your WooCommerce store for high conversions? To make informed decisions for optimizing your store, you need to enable WooCommerce conversion tracking by turning on Enhanced eCommerce in Google Analytics.

In this article, we’ll show you how to enable WooCommerce conversion tracking in Google Analytics.

Why Enable WooCommerce Conversion Tracking?

Enabling conversion tracking in your WooCommerce store allows you to analyze the shopping behavior of your customers. It lets you collect and analyze purchase and transaction data of your customers, so you can make informed decisions to boost your conversions. Once you enable WooCommerce conversion tracking, you can find all the information you’ll ever need to optimize your store:

1. Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

These are key metrics of your store that tells you where your success is coming from, and what changes you need to make on your store to generate more sales and revenue. Focusing on crucial KPIs of your store tells you whether your business is moving towards meeting your objectives. A few KPIs you can track with Google Analytics are:

  • eCommerce conversion rate
  • Average order value
  • Shopping cart abandonment
  • Cost per acquisition
  • And much more…

2. Shopping Behavior

Google Analytics gives you all the data you need to know about the shopping behavior of your customers. For example, you can find what the popular products are in your store, how customers navigate through your store, how many users initiate the shopping cart and, how many of them abandon it, etc.

3. Checkout Behavior

You can keep track of billing and shipping details, payments, reviews, and much more.

4. Product Performance

You can easily get detailed insights on individual product performance. Aside from that, you can also add category and brand properties to your Analytics profile that are relevant to your business and easily evaluate their performances as well.

5. Sales Performance

Setting up WooCommerce conversion tracking also allows you to track all the sales details, including revenue, tax, shipping, refund amount, etc.

6. Product List Performance

You can logically group your website for upselling, cross selling, product bundling, etc. and keep track of the revenue you generate for each product list.

7. More Useful Marketing Reports

You can also measure the internal and external marketing efforts that support those products such as coupon codes, affiliate tracking, etc.

In a nutshell, WooCommerce conversion tracking gives you all the essential data you need to optimize your store for boosting your revenue.

How to Set Up WooCommerce Conversion Tracking- Step by Step

While you can find tons of different conversion tracking plugin for WooCommerce, most of them offer limited functionalities and the setup can be tedious especially if you’re not an Analytics expert.

The best way to enable conversion tracking on your WooCommerce store is to use the MonsterInsights plugin on your site. MonsterInsights is the complete Google Analytics plugin for your WordPress site. With its eCommerce addon, you can easily turn on Enhanced eCommerce in Google Analytics in just a single click without any configuration.

Here’s how to set up WooCommerce conversion tracking by enabling Enhanced eCommerce.

Step 1: Install MonsterInsights and the eCommerce Addon

Step 2: Enable Enhanced eCommerce Tracking in Google Analytics

Now log in to Google Analytics, and select the right website you’d like to enable Enhanced eCommerce tracking for.

Next, click Admin in the left taskbar.

Then click Ecommerce Settings under the column on the right.

Next, click sliders under Status and Enable Related Products, to turn it from off to on. Then click the Next Step button.

Now click the slider under Enhanced Ecommerce Settings, to turn it from off to on and then, click the Submit button.

Step 3: Enable Enhanced eCommerce in MonsterInsights

Now log into your WordPress dashboard, and navigate to Insights » Settings. Click on the Tracking tab at the top. Then in the left taskbar, navigate to the eCommerce tab and select the checkbox near Use Enhanced eCommerce.

How to Find WooCommerce Conversion Tracking Data in WordPress

To get an overview of your WooCommerce conversion tracking data just go to Insights » Reports » eCommerce in WordPress.

Further down the page you can see your shopper behavior.

This provides a great overview of the health of your online shop all right in your WordPress dashboard.

How to Find WooCommerce Conversion Tracking Data in Google Analytics

To get an overview of your WooCommerce conversion tracking data, just go to the eCommerce tab by navigating to Conversions eCommerce Overview in your Google Analytics profile.

You’ve successfully enabled WooCommerce conversion tracking by turning on Enhanced eCommerce in Google Analytics.

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