Creating Sidecar Affiliate Program in Magento 2
In this article, you will learn how to create and configure Sidecar Marketing Network in the Magento 2 Affiliate Programs extension. Please, check the following step-by-step guide.
- Go to the “Plumrocket” tab in the main menu.
- Navigate to the “Affiliate Programs” tab > select “Manage Affiliate Programs”.
- Press on the “Add New Affiliate” button.
- From the list of the affiliate programs select “Sidecar”.
- Press the “Continue” button.
Configuring Sidecar Affiliate Program in Magento 2
After you created new Sidecar in Magento 2, you need to configure it. Please, follow the steps below.
- Specify the “Name” of your Affiliate Program.
- The “Status” option allows you to enable or disable the Affiliate Program.
- In the “Store View” section you may select the store view(s) where your Magento 2 Affiliate Program will be executed.
- In the “Site Name” field specify the site name of the campaign provided by Sidecar Affiliate Marketing Network.
- In order to save your settings press on the “Save” button.
Testing Sidecar Affiliate Tracking Code in Magento 2
In order to test and check whether your Magento 2 Affiliate Program has been installed properly, please follow the step-by-step guide below.
- Create a test order at your Magento 2 frontend. Then proceed to Order Success Page.
- Using your browser’s Developer Tool (“F12” key on your keyboard) open search bar (“Ctrl+F” keys on your keyboard) and look for Image Tag which contains “sidecar” .
- Your Image Tag will appear.
Once you locate the Image Tag – this means your Sidecar Affiliate Marketing Network has been set up correctly. Now log into your account at www.getsidecar.com and verify that your transactions are being tracked correctly.