Does caching mess up affiliate tracking?

I'm trying to figure out if I can use some sort of caching on my optin/landing page, but I don't want it to mess up affiliate tracking on my optins.

Could there be a potential affiliate tracking issue if I turn on caching for my optin page?


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BTW, I have ontraforms hosted on this page - in case it affects things.

consciouswebpreneur gravatar imageconsciouswebpreneur ( 2016-05-17 17:24:29 -0700 )edit

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Affiliate tracking in ONTRAPORT is done through a cookie value stored on the contact's computer. The form processor code and our tracking script will read the cookie, and because they are active scripts, they should not be affected by server side cache.

Cache can affect protected pages in a PilotPress powered membership site on WordPress ... the protected pages are served from cache rather than the database, so PilotPress cannot prevent them from being displayed. But if you are not using protected pages in a membership site for your landing page then you should be fine with caching. At least in terms of the affiliate tracking!

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Thank you Frank! This is very helpful!

consciouswebpreneur gravatar imageconsciouswebpreneur ( 2016-05-18 10:10:04 -0700 )edit
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