Web Traffic Statistics – Traffic Analyzers
Which statistics analyzer is more accurate? No one seems to agree. Both count in different ways and people agree that none of methods are most accurate.
- Google Analytics uses a cookie to track visitor
- Better for online marketers
AWSTATS (log analyzer)
- Does not distinguish between spider bots and visitors.
- Awstats track visitor by IP address
- Good for seeing the actual 404 errors on your site
- Better for network administrators
- Shows keywords visitors use to enter the site