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Building E-commerce Sites with VirtueMart Cookbook by John Horton

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Setting up Piwik for VirtueMart

Here we will set up the advanced e-commerce features. This will allow us to look at data like cart contents and abandonment, revenue tracking, sales, and perhaps the most interesting, conversion rate.

Getting ready

The download for the required plugin can be obtained from http://extensions.virtuemart.net/statistics/piwik-for-virtuemart2-detail. Put the zip file on your desktop and read on. The rather easily forgettable filename is plgvm_istraxx_vmpiwik_vm2.0.12_1.0.zip with the numbers on the end varying if the version has changed since this was written.

How to do it...

Now we have the necessary file on our desktop, so let's set them up in VirtueMart as shown in the following steps:

  1. Log in to your Joomla! control panel ...

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