By default Piwik will remove the #hashtag part of the URL, to keep reports clean for most users. However it is common that you wish to record the hash tags as they may contain interesting and relevant information.

To track URL hash tags (enable/disable) login as Super User, click on “Settings” and on “Websites”.

  • In the “Global websites settings” section, below the “Page URL fragments tracking” title, you can enable Hash tags tracking by enabling the checkbox “Keep Page URL fragments when tracking Page URLs”. This setting will be applied to all websites.
  • You may also enable/disable Hashtags tracking for each individual website. In the listing of Websites, click “Edit”. In the column “URLs”, below the help notice, you will find a checkbox “Keep Page URL fragments when tracking Page URLs”, which lets you set your preference for websites.

Note: even if #hashtags tracking is disabled, tracking Campaign parameters via the hash tag will still work as expected.