How do I test Affiliate/Publisher Postbacks? : Helpdesk

How do I test Affiliate/Publisher Postbacks?

In this tutorial you will learn how to test affiliate/publisher postbacks. 

Please note that Duplicate Click and Targeting going to Fail will not allow the postback test to fire.


Step #1 

Click on Affiliates/Publishers/Partners >> Postbacks


Step #2

Click on the  button on the right side of the postback you want to test. If you haven't added a postback yet, go here: Click here


Step #3

Select "Test" from this menu:


Step #4

Paste the Affiliate/publisher/partner's tracking url into this box(you have to use a link generated from their tracking platform):

Step #5

Select the offer you would like to test this postback for. 


Step #6

Click continue and this will open another window with the tracking URL in it. 


Step #7

Go back to the original browser window. This page will now look something like this:

If you are satisfied, click Continue


Step #8

It will then take you to a page that looks like this:

Please then copy the Transaction ID(for use later if it doesn't show up in reporting). 

Then please run a report to see if the conversion posted in the Reporting >> Conversion tab. 

*Pro Tip*The Transaction ID you copied earlier should match the Transaction ID listed in the conversion report.


Step #9

If your conversion didn't post, please click here: Click here


*Pro Tip

If you would like to see all the test conversions in any Reports you can do this by looking for test in sub5.



 

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