Geo Tracking Is Now Available For TRT


The long-waited Geo Tracking is now available.

Below is how the stats will look like:


No fancy chart. Just a practical table, with detailed breakdown of the total clicks, unique clicks, real visit, response and conversion.

You can sort the table in whichever way you like to find out which country gives you the best result.

To access the Geo Stats, go to T.R.T. Links and click the chart icon shown by the arrow below:


If you have any more suggestions for The Real Tracker, send them in. We are always looking for ideas to improve our service.

How To Track Responses And Conversions With The Real Tracker


Many members ask about conversion tracking using The Real Tracker. Now you have it!

But before showing you how our conversion tracking works, let’s discuss about the limitation of conversion tracking.

To make conversion tracking possible, you need to add a small tracking code to the product’s confirmation page.

This is easy if you promote your own product. But if you are promoting an affiliated product, most of the time, you can’t add such a tracking code.


An alternative is response tracking.

The way response tracking works is by measuring the onscreen activities, such as clicking a link, playing a video, filling a form etc.

Response does not equate to conversion. But at least you know that the traffic that you have received is exploring your ad, instead of simply ‘looking’.

The advantage of response tracking is that it can be measured automatically. You do not have to add any special code.

Which tracking is better?

It doesn’t matter.

We make BOTH available to you!

An overview of our Response and Conversion Tracking feature

If you view your tracked links now, you will see 2 new parameters – Response (arrow 1) and Conversion (arrow 2).


Response tracking is automatic. You don’t have to do anything.

Conversion tracking, however, will not be possible until you add the conversion tracking code (see arrow 3).

How To Activate Conversion Tracking

1) Click the button shown in arrow 3 (see the image above). You will see a code similar to the one below.


2) Copy and paste it anywhere within the html code of the product’s confirmation page, such as the product download page or the opt-in confirmation page.

That’s it!

How Conversion Tracking Works

When a visitor visits your tracked link, that visitor will be tracked from then on.

If he/she eventually reaches the product’s confirmation page, the little code that you’ve added will send a signal to our server. The system will then know that the visit has resulted in a conversion.

Charting For Response And Conversion


Response and Conversion are added to the traffic chart as a histogram. They have a separate scale on the right.


Sometimes you may have thousands of traffic but just a few response and conversion. If we put both charts on the same scale, you can hardly see the response and conversion chart.

By separating the scale and representing them in the form of histogram, you can easily see which date results in a response/conversion.

Detailed Stats By Traffic Source

We used to show the traffic source in a pie chart. I find it quite redundant.

Now, we show the traffic source in a table, with a breakdown of the traffic, response and conversion details.


You can sort the table and easily see which source gives you the most response or conversion.

In this update, I’ve only explained the changes made to T.R.T. Links. Similar changes have been made to T.R.T. Rotators. You should be able to understand those changes as you see them.

That’s all for today’s update.

Let me know what you think about these new features in the comments below.

Affiliate Tracking Stats Is Now Available


Many members have been asking about affiliate tracking. It is now available.

The affiliate tracking system is divided into 2 parts.

1) Traffic tracking
2) Conversion tracking

1) Traffic tracking

If you go to My Affiliate Links now, you will see a new green button named “View Traffic Stats” (see arrow 1 below).


Click that button to show the traffic stats from all your affiliate links. You can see the number of clicks and signups, categorized based on the traffic sources.

2) Conversion tracking

When someone signs up, you want to know where that traffic comes from and through which landing page.

This information is now available to you.

Go to My Referral Stats, look under Level 1 Referral Details (see the example below).


You can now see the source (arrow 1) and landing page (arrow 2) for every referral.

Please note that we only started this tracking system 3 weeks ago. Hence members who joined before 4th May will not have any record.

Also, it took us some time to fine-tune and adjust the stats to make them more user-friendly. Hence you may see slight variations in the format of the traffic sources before 25 May.

How The Traffic Source Works

The affiliate tracking system is basically tracking the ‘traffic source’. Hence it is important that you understand how the ‘traffic source’ works.

1) Without specifying anything, the traffic source is the referral URL, i.e. the website where the traffic comes from.

2) If you have specified a Tracking Source in your affiliate link, for example,

the traffic source will be the Tracking Source, i.e. emailblast in this case.

3) If you use The Real Tracker to track your affiliate link, the traffic source will be the Tracking Source of the tracker, if you’ve specified one. Otherwise, it will be the referral URL of the tracker.

If that sounds confusing, just understand that unless you have specified a Tracking Source, the traffic source is by default the url where the traffic comes from.

The affiliate tracking system is easy to use. It will work even if you do not do anything extra. I hope you’ll find it useful.

New Feature: Earn Credits Continuously While Surfing An Ad


This article explains how our new ad surfing system works. It’s a quick read, please do not skip it if you want to get the most out of the system.

Conventional ad viewing system rewards members X amount of credits for Y amount of time. There are several limitations:

1) Once members are credited, they will feel an urge to move on to the next ad to earn more credits. That discourages members from checking the ad further.

2) If members continue to stay on an ad because it is interesting, they are not compensated for their time. That is kind of unfair.

3) Some systems use a timer to tell the visitor whether the minimum viewing time has reached. That is a bad idea because visitors are more likely to keep checking the timer rather than reading the ad.

There must be a better way to do it…

I want to create a system where members are motivated to really check out an ad, click around to explore more, opt in if they like, and earn credits while doing all that.

I don’t want members to be a clock watcher. They should surf freely and have confidence that they are earning credits while they surf.

It took me months to think and test. Finally, I believe I’ve got it!

Introducing the ‘truly’ Earn-As-You-Surf system…

In this new system, which will be an important highlight in the new LeadsLeap 2.0, you will earn credits every 5 seconds for up to 3 minutes per ad.

The first 5 seconds will earn you 0.2 credit. Thereafter you will earn 0.1 credit every 5 seconds for up to 3 minutes.

If you find an ad interesting, just continue to read and click around. Go to the FAQ page or the About Us page if you want. As long as you stay in our proprietary ad viewer (you will know when you are), you will be credited continuously.

Clicker vs surfer, who earn more?

As explained, you earn 0.2 credit for the first 5 seconds and 0.1 credit every 5 seconds thereafter.

Anyone who knows maths can tell that you will earn more by clicking more ads rather than surfing the same ad, right?


There is a reason why we give 0.2 credit for the first 5 seconds. We want to be fair to you.

Whenever you click a new ad, there will be time lost in clicking and loading. The total time lost can be as much as 5 seconds. Hence the initial 0.2 credit is to compensate you for that.

Don’t believe? Just do a simple test and see how many ads you can click and be credited in 1 minute. Your result should be about 4 to 6 ads. Say we take the maximum 6 ads, dividing 1 minute by 6 ads, we get 10 seconds per ad. That’s how we arrive at 0.2 credit for the first 5 seconds.

Since you are going to spend the same amount of time to earn credits, instead of clicking ads blindly, you are better off surfing the same ads, find out how they work, their sales funnel, what is the selling point and the marketing strategies used in the ad.

It is good if you find the offer interesting and take it up. If not, you are not really wasting your time. By studying the ad in detail, you are sharpening your mind and training yourself to be a better marketer.  I can guarantee you on that! It will also give you ideas for your own product and business.

How to know if you are credited?

When you click a link, the link will open in our special ad viewer.

At the top left corner, you will see a small title bar that says “You’re viewing: …”.


When that bar closes in a couple of seconds (5 seconds to be exact), you know you have been credited for the initial 5 seconds of visit.

If the ad is interesting, continue to explore it further. You will continue to earn credits every 5 seconds.

Please note that you must be really viewing the ad to be credited. If you go to another browser tab or multitask on your computer, you will not be credited.

If the ad is boring, just close it or visit another ad. You shouldn’t waste time on boring ads, unlike other programs that force you to stay on an ad for 10 or 20 seconds.

What should you take note as an advertiser?

Let’s now look at how the new system works from an advertiser’s point of view.

When someone surfs your Free Ad, 0.4 credits will be deducted from your credits every 5 seconds, up to 3 minutes. (If the visitor do other things on the computer, that time will not be counted. Only true visits will consume your credit.)

Under the new system, it is possible that you run into negative credits. This is because a visitor can be credited for up to 3 minutes. Hence if you only have 1 credit, you can run into negative credits. So don’t be surprise if you see negative credit one day.

Ad reporting feature

The new ad viewer also has a reporting feature. To report an ad, just click the small tab at the bottom right corner (you will see it once the title bar closes).


When you click on the tab, you will see a widget like the one below.


To report the ad, click “Report” (arrow 1).

From the same widget, you can also

- go direct to the original ad, instead of viewing via our ad viewer (arrow 2).

- visit other ads (arrow 3).

The “Advertise here free” (arrow 4) link in the widget is hidden with your referral link. If anyone signs up LeadsLeap through that link, that person will be in your team.

Earn credits rating the ads

Another feature is ad rating (see arrow 5 in the image above).

It has always been my objective to help members to differentiate good ads from the rest. I have been doing that by adding features like offer icons (to differentiate free gift and content based ads from other ads) and showing total and weekly hits (so you know how popular and experienced the advertiser is). But still, I feel that they are not enough.

Hence we added the ad rating system.

I understand that it is hard to determine if an offer is good or bad in just a few seconds of visit. But you can easily rank the ad based on how interesting the ad is.

If an ad is very interesting, rate it 5 stars. If it is a junk ad, give it 1 star. 1 star is not a compliment. It is actually a down vote. The 3-month average rating will be shown together with the ad. We show the 3-month average to make sure that the ratings are current.

To encourage members to vote, members will earn 0.1 credit for rating an ad.

I believe this new system is the way to go as it encourages members to explore an ad in detail, rather than chases them away for the next ad. It also leverages on the social effort to help keep up the ad standard in the network.

I really like the new system. I hope you will like it too. Give it a try and let me know what you think.

New ‘Teaser’ Feature Added To The Real Tracker


One of the challenges in advertising is to be able to ‘presell’ to the prospects.

Why is presell important?

You see, if you advertise something, you must think it is good and beneficial. But the prospects looking at your ad do not feel the same.

How do you transfer your belief to the them?

The answer is simple. You got to tell them!

One way of ‘telling’ them is by creating a ‘presell’ landing page, such as a review blog. But how many people have the time, skill and resources to create one?

With the new ‘Teaser’ feature in The Real Tracker, you can now add a ‘presell’ message to anything you track and promote.

Below is an animated image of how the Teaser works.


Before the actual page loads, a teaser will be shown at the top for 5 seconds. This gives the viewer a quick idea of what is expected and what to look for. It works like a ‘presell’ message that can ‘prep’ your prospects before they see the actual website.

The beauty of this system is that while the teaser is shown, your actual landing page is at the same time loading in the background.

Now, I’ve seen many landing pages that take a couple of seconds to load. During the loading time, users see a blank page or bits and pieces of the page. Viewers’ interest can die during those seconds of waiting.

With the teaser, they can now read the teaser while the page loads in the background.

A well crafted teaser will stir viewers’ anticipation, make them wanting to find out more about your offer.

How To Write An Effective Teaser

1) Keep it short

Though we set a word limit of 100 characters, it’s best to keep the teaser within 50 – 70 words.

You want the viewer to be able to grab the whole sentence at one look.

If the teaser is too long, viewers may just find it wordy and ignore it.

2) Be personal

Use ‘I’ or ‘We’.

Instead of writing ‘Make $135 A Day With This Program’, use ‘I Make $135 A Day With This Program’.

3) Use dialogue

Write it as if you are telling it.

Use “…” to present the teaser in the form of a dialogue. For example, “I just got paid $153.90 from this program!”, “I can help you make your first $100 online…”.

4) Be specific

Phases like “This is good!”, “Make money online”, “Check out this offer” are too generic.

By being more specific, you are giving the prospects something to look for.

For example, “I just got paid $153.90 from this program!” makes people wonder how you make $153.90. What program is it? More importantly, it tells the prospect that the program you are promoting really pays.

Other Changes

With the introduction of the Teaser feature, we have also made a few other changes to the tracker.

1) Visitors can see how long they have surfed

The previous tab on the left side has now been shifted to the bottom right and it now comes with a function – to check the surfing duration.

You can see the before and after in the image below:


The main objective is to show the visitors what The Real Tracker can do and hence entice them to sign up LeadsLeap to use it. Of course, all the links to LeadsLeap are cloaked with your referral link.

2) Ability to customize the tab text (Updated on 21 April 2016)

One member commented below that he may not want visitors to know that he is tracking the duration of the visit. In response to that, we now allow members to decide the text to be used in the tab.


Text > trttabwd

Symbol > trttabsym

Pro Members can also opt to disable the tab completely, so the visitors do not know that they are tracking the surfing duration.

Have fun playing with the new Teaser function and see how it can help your marketing campaigns.