In supporting our 2 BigCommerce Apps, Tag Rocket & The SEO Rich Snippets App we often have to find legacy code in the various places it can hide within the BigCommerce framework. This article is to detail where we look. If you’d like to know what to look for, we’re preparing an article about that too!

  • BC Admin->Storefront->Script Manager
  • BC Admin->Storefront->Footer Scripts
  • BC Admin->Settings->Data Solutions
    • Universal Analytics
      • If this is set to “Tracking Code” legacy code can be hiding in here.
    • Visual Website Optimizer
    • Affiliate Conversion Tracking
  • Theme Files
    • The best way we’ve found to search through theme files is to download the theme, unzip it and open the folder in the free to download Visual Studio Code. This gives you great visibility of text found within each theme file:
  • Google Tag Manager (GTM)
    • If you use Google Tag Manager, you’ll also need to look there for legacy code.