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matomo-tracker

Matomo Tracker NPM version Build Status

A wrapper for the Matomo Tracking HTTP API

Usage

First, install matomo-tracker as a dependency:

npm install --save matomo-tracker

Then, use it in your project:

var MatomoTracker = require('matomo-tracker');
 
// Initialize with your site ID and Matomo URL
var matomo = new MatomoTracker(1, 'http://mywebsite.com/matomo.php');
 
// Optional: Respond to tracking errors
matomo.on('error', function(err) {
  console.log('error tracking request: ', err);
});
 
// Track a request URL:
// Either as a simple string …
matomo.track('http://example.com/track/this/url');
 
// … or provide further options:
matomo.track({
  url: 'http://example.com/track/this/url',
  action_name: 'This will be shown in your dashboard',
  ua: 'Node.js v0.10.24',
  cvar: JSON.stringify({
    '1': ['custom variable name', 'custom variable value']
  })
});

That's it. For a complete list of options, see Matomo's Tracking HTTP API Reference.

License

MIT License