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Wordpress site's visitor stats
need help on wordpress site's visitor's stats
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msg:4160570
 11:08 am on Jun 28, 2010 (gmt 0)

I am using Google analytics for my wordpress website.

However, I get completely different stats for awStats in my CPanle and that in google analytics. THere is a huge difference (cpanel shows 40 visitors and Google 3!)

How can set everything correct.

Please help!

[edited by: tedster at 2:03 am (utc) on Jun 30, 2010]

 

remcot




msg:4161659
 9:58 pm on Jun 29, 2010 (gmt 0)

what wordpress plugin do you use for your google stats?

tedster




msg:4161804
 2:03 am on Jun 30, 2010 (gmt 0)

Different stats packages often (even always) give different numbers. This is because they use different methods to get their numbers.

In your two cases:
1. Google Analytics can only count a visitor who has JavaScript working

2. AWStats uses the server logs and so can count all your traffic - including automated traffic that does not follow JavaScript.

So the two different visitor stats will almost never agree.

note - I apologize for editing your post to remove the website name, but knowing the website name does not help us answer your question. As a rule, we ask members not to post their own website.

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