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HitLinks is an inexpensive web analytics tools providing page view and unique visitor data to smaller site. Customers tend to be media sites with fairly simple analytics needs. The tools requires that some code be appended to all pages to be tracked, and does not offer any social media tracking.https://dudodiprj2sv7.cloudfront.net/product-logos/W9/Z8/J890O34MK12C.pngAn Instrumental Part of a Successful WebsiteWe use Hitslink to gauge web traffic statistics such as visitors, affiliate link clicks, and just in general how people are using our sites. With the information Hitslink provides, we are able to follow trends in search keyword popularity (and how that traffic converts to sales) in order to optimize the efficiency of our SEO efforts. The software is great for long-term as well as long-term analysis; allowing you to see minute-by-minute visitor numbers in real-time as well as zoom out to weekly, monthly, annual, and multi-year traffic statistics. We tally these stats at the end of each quarter to view our progress from one quarter to the next and year over year.,View website traffic stats and trends in user-friendly charts, graphs, and lists. Easily parses out website users by search engine, search term, geographic location, referral website, and other specific characteristics. Shows which websites users are coming from, what pages on your site they've landed on and which ones they leave your site from. Gives statistics on how long users are viewing specific pages, which allows for the analyzing of the effectiveness of each webpage on a website. Easily view real-time as well as long-term traffic statistics,Specific information such as search term and geographic location is blocked for users coming into your site through Google who are also signed into a Google+ account, making it increasingly more difficult to analyze trends as more and more people acquire Google+ accounts. This is part of Google's strategy to make companies pay them directly through their Google Analytics software, and it is working against services like Hitslink.,9,Faster lead conversion Improvement of the effectiveness of landing pages (and all webpages on our sites for that matter) Increased employee efficiency by allowing us to make targeted changes to webpages in real time,9,8,Daily Traffic Updates Webpage Conversion and Click-through Reports Website Improvement Meetings Quarterly Reviews,We were able to implement A/B Testing of webpages and entire websites through creating duplicate sites and labeling them with distinct Hitslink codes.,The account dashboard has an easily-digestible statistical overview Drop-down menus labeling each report's function Auto-generated graphs alongside charts of data supporting the graphs The ability to export data in a variety of formats (Excel, PDF, Email, Rich Text, CSV, JSON, etc.),Nothing,No,9
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November 18, 2014

HitsLink Review: "An Instrumental Part of a Successful Website"

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We use Hitslink to gauge web traffic statistics such as visitors, affiliate link clicks, and just in general how people are using our sites. With the information Hitslink provides, we are able to follow trends in search keyword popularity (and how that traffic converts to sales) in order to optimize the efficiency of our SEO efforts. The software is great for long-term as well as long-term analysis; allowing you to see minute-by-minute visitor numbers in real-time as well as zoom out to weekly, monthly, annual, and multi-year traffic statistics. We tally these stats at the end of each quarter to view our progress from one quarter to the next and year over year.
  • View website traffic stats and trends in user-friendly charts, graphs, and lists.
  • Easily parses out website users by search engine, search term, geographic location, referral website, and other specific characteristics.
  • Shows which websites users are coming from, what pages on your site they've landed on and which ones they leave your site from.
  • Gives statistics on how long users are viewing specific pages, which allows for the analyzing of the effectiveness of each webpage on a website.
  • Easily view real-time as well as long-term traffic statistics
  • Specific information such as search term and geographic location is blocked for users coming into your site through Google who are also signed into a Google+ account, making it increasingly more difficult to analyze trends as more and more people acquire Google+ accounts. This is part of Google's strategy to make companies pay them directly through their Google Analytics software, and it is working against services like Hitslink.
If you're looking for a comprehensive, user-friendly web analytics tool, you should definitely consider Hitslink. Before you subscribe to the software, take a test run on their Demo version of the site, as it behaves exactly like the full professional version. The biggest disadvantage is that Google+ registered users' search engine traffic data will be mostly (if not completely) blocked. However, this drawback is rarely a significant hindrance to analyzing your website's traffic, but it is something to be aware of.
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HitLinks is an inexpensive web analytics tools providing page view and unique visitor data to smaller site. Customers tend to be media sites with fairly simple analytics needs. The tools requires that some code be appended to all pages to be tracked, and does not offer any social media tracking.
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