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From: "Diana Gale Matthiesen" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] The Guild of One-Name Studies and DNA
Date: Mon, 22 Mar 2010 13:27:28 -0400
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I didn't realize you could subscribe to Google Analytics for a site you don't
own. So you mean GOONS, WFN, and FTDNA did not object to your installing the GA
tracker code on your pages there?

Diana

> -----Original Message-----
> From: On Behalf Of Nancy Kiser
> Sent: Monday, March 22, 2010 11:07 AM
> To:
> Subject: Re: [DNA] The Guild of One-Name Studies and DNA
>
> Hi, Diana,
>
> We subscribe to two hit counters, Googles Analytics and
> Histats, both of which are free.  They can be attached to any
> number of websites.  I review and analyze the data from these
> two hit counters nearly every day to see what is popular and
> what is not, where the viewers are coming from, how long they
> look at particular pages or articles, what search terms they
> use to find us, etc.  Although our GOONS website does not get
> as much traffic as our independent website, it gets a much
> larger percentage of British traffic.
>
> By the way, I am a 63 year old retiree and do not consider
> myself to be especially techy.  Luckily, I have a young
> 40-ish co-admin who is very techy and very internet savvy. 
> He is the one who has set up all the websites, attached the
> hit counters, etc.  In fact, this weekend he attached
> Facebook, Twitter, Share and RSS buttons to the blog which is
> posted on our main, independent website.  All I have to do is
> continue to write the blog.  Boy, are we cookin' now!
>
> Nancy
>
>



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