Although I love dissecting data, tracking website statistics feels like a chore. It’s important to know my audience and what brings them to my blog, but I’d rather spend that time producing great content.
I have tried half a dozen solutions and most often use Google Analytics or WordPress Site Stats. WordPress gives me most of the simple, everyday things I might want to know. I turn to Google Analytics to answer further questions like:
“Am I getting new visitors?”
“How well am I connecting with the audience?”
Now, there’s an impressive new tool from Visual.ly which converts Google Analytics data into an infographic that balances simplicity with depth.
Here’s what it looks like: