‘How to get full website stats’ this question is the most asked question by bloggers. Yes seriously this was also my first question to me on the first week of starting of my blog. How day went many of my blogger friends also starts asking me same question. I have no answer of that question that time. But I decided to find a tool that work better than anyone.
Firstly I tried Google Analytics Tool. That was amazing and incredible. But it was not that for which I was searching from a long time. I still maintain my searching. At last I got Histats tool. I found this tool better than Google Analytics. This tool can do everything that Google Analytics can do. Even it can also give me description of my website online visitors, their exact location and which browser visitors are using and many more.
How To Set up Histats :-
We don’t have to buy this tool guys. This is absolutely free tool. We just have to fill a from online to work with it. Here I am sharing steps for applying for Histats. follow these steps strictly:-
To track your website through this tool, you have to go to the Histats.com . After entering this address you will find homepage of this website. You will find an option ‘Register Your Website’ on middle of right side of the website. Here is the screenshot of that page.
Now you have to enter your website name under this box. Like you can enter (www.shoutmeloud.com) under the box. After entering your domain name, you will find a sign up box on the screen. You have to fill all the necessary details under the proper column box. This is the screenshot of the box.
You have to fill your Email address, your name, your surname and your password inside these boxes. After it you have to click on Agreement Terms of Histats and have to enter CAPTCHA shows in pictures in bottom right side. After filling all these details, you have to click on register button. After that a new message came in your screen. Here is the screenshot of that message.
You will receive Histats Account Activation Email in your mail inbox after getting this message. There will be a link inside that email. You have to follow that link to activate your Histats account. After activating, login to your Histats account and you will be seeing a new screen in which you have to click on the ‘Add A Website’ button. Here is the screenshot of that.
After clicking on the button you will receive another sign up box. You have to fill your website details, your website type and category and have to insert capatcha code. After filling this you just have to click on ‘Continue’ button on the bottom. Here is the screenshot of that.
After clicking on ‘Continue’ button you will find a new page. You will find your website link on that page. Click on the link to go to your Control panel. Here is the screenshot of that page.
After clicking on ‘Counter Code’. You will receive a new page where you will found ‘Add a Counter’. Click on that button after making that you will receive a ‘Counter Code’. Just copy that code.
Simplest way to put Histats counter code:-
If you are a WordPress user so you can copy this code in Text Widget in any of the sidebar. You just have to drag a text widget in sidebar and after that you have to paste this code and save. And here are some of the Benefits of using histats:-
- The first profit is that it is free of cost and easy to use.
- It is fully password protected.
- It shows real-time data flow.
- It has a Very large and powerful log analyzer for deep data inspection.
- It shows the complete detailed reports.
- We can compare the present data and past data easily.
- We can control multiple website at a same time.
Well there are many more free options for us like Sitemeter, WordPress.com stats and many other such Website statistics program that you can use and here I’m adding one more to your traffic analytic arsenal. Do let us know which site analytic program are you using on your blog or Website?