How to track product purchases with Matomo Tag Manager?

Hi all,
I am searching for a guide to implement products purchase tracking to an ecomerce website. I found some solutions for Matomo’s Javascript code, but I use the Matomo Tag Manager. I already successfully set up the basic ecoomerce tracking, following this forum entry https://fr.matomo.org/faq/tag-manager/faq_35847/. But this only gives me information about the total purchase made within an order. Of course I want to know, which products were sold in detail in a purchase.

I already read this forum entry Product purchase tracking with Tag Manager, but didn’t understand fully, what to do now to implement all the neccessary steps. I understand the principle, but I am not able to derive a complete solution from that. What do I have to prepare in the Tag manager itself? What do I have to implement in a script on my webiste for tracking all the products sold within an individual purchase?

Could anyone please provide a complete and understandable advice - like the tutorial for the global purchase tracking mentioned above? That listed ALL neccessary steps and it worked instantly.

I am wondering about the fact, that such a standard functionality, which would be useful to many Matomo users, isn’t explained somewhere in an understandbale way.

Thanx in advance for any help!
Christian

Hi @interactivist ,
do you know this documentation? https://matomo.org/faq/reports/advanced-manually-tracking-ecommerce-actions-in-matomo/

You have to implement the described functions in Tag Manager manually.

Dear @utrautma,

thank you for your reply and sorry for the delay of my answer. Yes, I know this , but I can’t make sense of it. For me it seems to handle just tracking of a single product and the neccessary requirements (variables…) in the Tag Manager seem to be missing.

I noticed your fine website in the meantime and would like to contact you in german via that – OK? Maybe we could come to a solution that way.

THX Christian

Maybe @karthik can put some additional informations about the product information tracking with the matomo tag manager in the documentation: