WordPress – How to track outbound links using Google Analytics
The following code can be added to your theme functions.php file (anywhere after the opening <?php line) to enable the tracking of outbound links (links to other website domains).
How to Track User Engagement in WordPress with Google Analytics
The reason is that by simply pasting a link in the footer, you miss out on key user engagement data. You won’t know which outbound links are users clicking, which forms have the highest conversions, which products in your online store has the best conversions, which affiliate links or ads are getting the most clicks, etc.
How to Track Affiliate Links in Google Analytics (Easy Way)
Without a doubt, affiliate marketing is one of the most popular ways to make money online. If you have a good amount of regular traffic coming to your WordPress site, you can earn a tidy sum of money by adding affiliate links on your site. Affiliate links are links to sales pages for other people’s products with your affiliate id attached. So, when people buy products through that link, you earn a certain amount of commission money.