How does the TVPage service interact with my online store?

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Edgar Moreno
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This discusses specifically how data is exchanged and how the TVPage service is deployed into an existing infrastructure.




The TVPage service interacts with your online store in the following ways:

  1. A product feed is made available to TVPage (FTP/SFTP/HTTPS). We receive and ingest this on a scheduled basis. It can be placed on an FTP/SFTP site, provided by TVPage or can be made available to TVPage for ingest via HTTPS.
  2. A conversion pixel is installed on the order confirmation page of your store. When this pixel fires, it sends the order details (SKU, Quantity, Price) to our system for conversion and revenue reporting. No personally identifiable information is sent.
  3. A TVPage video commerce widget is embedded onto an existing page (Home page, category page, product page, or other landing pages). This is a lightweight, non-blocking, asynchronous javascript widget that renders a video commerce experience into the page based on a specific configuration.
  4. A TVPage video commerce hub is deployed to a sub-folder using a reverse-proxy configuration at the CDN layer. For example, this means that requests to* would be routed to TVPage and we would return the entire page contents to the requestor. Alternatively, a video commerce hub can be hosted on a sub-domain, which only involves a DNS level configuration to point the sub-domain, for example to the TVPage service.