How to Create Tracking Tags in Shack Analytics

Documentaton for Joomla 3

You create a Joomla tracking tag on the Shack Analytics: Tracking Tags page. You will be taken to this page by default when you go to Components > Shack Analytics Pro:

components shack analytics pro

  • Click the New button in the top left corner:

click new

  • You will see the Shack Analytics: New Tracking Tag tag creation page.

new tracking tag screen

  • Enter a title for your tag.
  • Enter your tracking code to be added to the header or footer of your site into the respective box.
  • Under the Article Assignment tab, select if you wish to display unpublished articles on this page.
  • Under the Menu Assignment tab, select if you wish to display unpublished menu items on this page.
  • Click Save or Save & Close.

Once you created your tracking tags, you are ready to start adding them to your Joomla site.

Documentaton for Joomla 4

  • In your Joomla 4 administrator dashboard, go to Components > Shack Analytics Pro > Tracking Tags:

the tracking tags link

  • This will bring you to the Shack Analytics: Tracking Tags screen, as you can see on the next image. In the top left corner, click New:

the new button

  • You will see the Shack Analytics: New Tracking Tag tag creation page:

the shack analytics  new tracking tag screen

  • Enter a title for your tag.
  • Enter your tracking code to be added to the header or footer of your site into the respective box.
  • Under the Article Assignment tab, select if you wish to display unpublished articles on this page.
  • Under the Menu Assignment tab, select if you wish to display unpublished menu items on this page.
  • Click Save or Save & Close.

Once you created your tracking tags, you are ready to start adding them to your Joomla site.