How to tag affiliate links with sub-id's

Do you have an affiliate website and do you want to track your affiliate transactions in your Google Analytics account? Start tagging your affiliate links with sub-id's and you are almost ready to go!

Install the tag

Before tagging your affiliate links with sub-id's you need to make sure you have installed the tag on every page of your website! You can find this code in your account (Account > tag). Just copy and paste this tag into the header of your website.

Tag your links with sub-id's

To create unique affiliate links you need to tag every affiliate link on your website that needs to be tracked with You can do this by easily place IVANHOE (written in capitals) as a sub-id in your affiliate links.

General example:

99% of the global affiliate networks supports sub-id's that can be generated from their dashboard or you can just put them in the affiliate tracking link you use. In most cases the function is similar to the example below.

Let's say that this is your affiliate link you want to tag:

then you need to add IVANHOE as a sub-id like this:

Use your existing sub-id's with sub-id's

If you are already using sub-id's you can use them together with sub-id's. Just seperate the IVANHOE sub-id with a separator like this: IVANHOE-yoursubid

Do you need help?

If you have questions about specific affiliate networks or about sub-id's in general, we are here to help you out by chat, e-mail or phone!