Setting up Capterra

It can take up to 48 hours for the data to show in the Dreamdata app once you successfully integrated it.
  1. On Dreamdata's main menu, click on Data Platform and then select "Sources".
  1. On the Sources page, select "Capterra" from the Paid section.
  2. In order to proceed you need to submit your Capterra API-key.
  3. In order to get an API-key from Capterra, you need to contact your Capterra account manager. You can find their contact information by signing in to your Capterra account: and clicking on PPC Bidding -> API Documentation

  1. Once you've received the API-key, paste it and Click "Enable".
  1. You're all set šŸ”„ It can take up to between 24 ā€“ 48 hours before data begins to appear in your Paid Overview, Cost, ROAS (Return On Ad Spend) and Capterra Ads dashboards.

What data do we get from Capterra?

Dreamdata will pull all the continuous and historical click data available for your plan.

Gartner Digital Markets Tracking

To track traffic from Gartner Digital Markets (Capterra, Software Advice, GetApp) Dreamdata uses UTM parameters.

To automatically classify the different platforms correctly, be sure to set the utm_source according to the platform





Review Sites



Review Sites


SoftwareAdvice or software_advice

Review Sites

Software Advice

Dreamdata will default to 'Capterra' if the platform is not specified using utm_source equal to 'gartner' or 'gdm'

To furthermore, ensure Dreamdata can map your traffic and revenue back to the Categories they originated from, add the Category name to your UTMs links using utm_campaign. You can find the categories here: PPC Bidding > Landing Pages




utm_campaign= marketing_analytics (the category name)

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