Social Media Marketing for B2B

How to Know the Location of a Click When a URL is posted in Multiple Places

December 9th, 2013 4 Comments

A friend recently asked me how he could track click-throughs on a single link that he had posted on multiple social media sites.

He had created a of the URL and posted it on Twitter and LinkedIn, but could not differentiate which platform (Twitter or LI) the clicks had come from.  There is an easy LogoHere is the solution on how to track a URL on multiple platforms, using

If you wanted to track click-throughs from the same link on LinkedIn and Facebook, the full URL you’d use to create a would be:

Then create a for each URL and post it multiple places, respectively.

Bonus Tip:

If you paste the in a browser and add a + at the end, you will get the stats for that link right there.

More reading:

Here is a more detailed blog on the topic by Jessica Torres.

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4 Responses

  1. Michael Procopio says:

    This is a great tip Natascha, thanks for passing this on. Where did you find it?

  2. rich D says:

    Hi Teacher See you on the Google Skype



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