How To: Setup the Postback URL in Voluum

how to postback url voluum

For those of you that use voluum as a tracking solution for your affiliate campaigns, here is a quick tutorial on how to set up the TJ postback url in Voluum:

Step 1: Create the postback url code.

  • Go to the conversion tracker page (https://www.trafficjunky.com/tracker)
  • Click on “+ New Tracker” to create the conversion tracker (Unless you already have one you want to use)
  • Click on “invocation code”
  • Go to the “Postback URL” Tab
  • Copy the SRC= part of the code (http://ads.trafficjunky.net/tj_ads_pt?a=XXXXXXXX&member_id=YYYYY&cti=[TRANSACTION_UNIQ_ID]&ctv=[VALUE_OF_THE_TRANSACTION]&ctd=[TRANSACTION_DESCRIPTION]&aclid=[ACLID])

 

Step2: Voluum setup.

In the TrafficJunky traffic source options:

  • Declare the external id as follows:  For external ID set Parameter = aclid and Placeholder = {aclid}
  • Paste the postback URL replacing the [ACLID] placeholder with {externalid} (http://ads.trafficjunky.net/tj_ads_pt?a=XXXXXXXX&member_id=YYYYY&cti=[TRANSACTION_UNIQ_ID]&ctv=[VALUE_OF_THE_TRANSACTION]&ctd=[TRANSACTION_DESCRIPTION]&aclid={externalid})
  • The setup should look like this:

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