Please follow these steps to set up the app:

1- Get GTM Container ID

2- Get GA4 Tracking ID

3- Manage tracking events

4- Configure the app script to the Checkout page

5- Test your tracking

1. Get the GTM Container ID

If you haven't created a Google Tag Manager account yet, please refer to this document for instructions.

Option 1: Find in the Google Tag Manager home

Go to your Tag Manager Accounts manager > Find the Container name and the associated ID formatted as "GTM-XXXXXX"

Option 2: Find in the workspace homepage

Go to a GTM workspace > Get the GTM Container ID in the top-right formatted as "GTM-XXXXXX"

2. Get the GA4 Tracking ID

For a new Google Analytics 4 account, please refer to this document.

To get your Google Analytics 4 tracking ID, please follow these steps:

  • Go to your Analytics account > Open Admin > Find Data Streams in the column Property

  • Get your GA4 Measurement ID

3. Manage tracking events

To ensure the most efficient tracking, we recommend activating all events.

Event nameEvent Description


A customer browses a page of the website store


A customer browses an item in an online store


Customer adds an item to cart


Customer starts the checkout process


Customer completes the checkout process

4. Configure the app script to the Checkout page

  • Open your Shopify Admin > Open Settings > Go to Checkout > Paste the script at Order status page.

<script type="text/javascript" src="https://upcommerce.app/google-tag-client/build/index.js"></script>

5. Test your tracking

After completing all the above settings, you can install Google Tag Assistant to check if the appt’s working

1- Enable Tag Assistant Click on the blue smiley icon, and a new popup will appear with two main options: "Enable" and "Record."

2- Click Enable Once you click enable, you’ll notice that the popup changes, but nothing else really

3- Refresh your page If you have Google tags on that page, the little smiley face will change to a number, this is the number of tags you have:

4- Look to see which tags are firing When you click on the Tag Assistant Icon, the pop-up will then show you which tags are running

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