Sometimes, network employees or partners may need to test an offer from outside targeted regions. To do so, they can bypass geotargeting rules either by using cookies or by adding a test parameter to their tracking link.
Geotargeting is bypassed for employees of your TUNE network who are logged in when they click on a tracking link. The employee goes directly to the default offer URL.
When an employee triggers a conversion on the offer, the conversion appears as “Employee Test” in the conversion report status message.
To see the effects of geotargeting on your location, load the tracking link in a web browser where you aren’t logged in to TUNE. By doing so, you avoid having a network employee session cookie in your browser.
Tracking links marked for testing bypass geotargeting rules. To mark a tracking link for testing, add a source parameter with a value of “testoffer” to the tracking link. For example: