Setting-up Google Tag Manager Tracking Script in Wordpress | Scribe

    Setting-up Google Tag Manager Tracking Script in Wordpress

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    VISION To Set-up Google Tag Manager Tracking Script in Wordpress
    RESOURCES\ Log-in credentials to client's Wordpress Account Access to Google Tag Manager Account A pre-installed plug-in in Wordpress to manage codes/tracking (We do not need to install a new plug-in if there's already an existing plug-in that has the same functionality as it will slow down the website) [Watch this Loom Video Tutorial here](https://www.loom.com/share/c2d44db4b15b41649a596a27ceac59e3?sid=d75fe8e6-2ddb-4e1a-829d-1485323a1a61)
    Log-in to client's Wordpress account.
    Go to plug-ins section
    Click on "Installed Plugins". ***Find a plug-in that has a feature where adding and managing codes is possible.*** If you can't find a pre-installed plugin that does that, add a new plugin called **Header Footer Code Manager**
    Since there is already a plug-in installed called **Header Footer Code Manager,** click "Add New" under "All Snippets"
    Click this text field and set a snippet name Use this naming convention template LD | \[Insert name of tracking script\]
    Log-in to a Google Tag Manager Account and select the container name
    Click on the string of letters on the top of the page
    Copy the Head Tag tracking script
    Make sure to add it on the head tag section on all pages (Select sitewide) of the site and paste it on the Snippet/Code section
    Click on Save button
    Hover on the Header Footer Code Manager Plug-in on the Wordpress sidebar and click "Add New" to add a new tracking script for the Footer
    Copy the body tag tracking script
    Click this text field and set a snippet name Use this naming convention template LD | \[Insert name of tracking script\]
    Click this text field and set a snippet name Use this naming convention template LD | \[Insert name of tracking script\] Select sitewide to fire it on all pages
    Click this dropdown and select "Footer" as location of the code
    Paste the Body tag tracking script on this section
    Then click on "Save"
    DEFINITION OF DONE Google Tag Manager Head and Body Tag scripts are added in Wordpress via Plugin
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