Statcounter

StatCounter is a web traffic analysis tool. Access to basic services is free and advanced services can cost between $5 and $119 a month. The company is based in Dublin. The statistics from StatCounter are used to compute web usage share for example. StatCounter is used on 2.5% of all websites.StatCounter statistics are directly derived from hits (not unique visitors) from 3 million sites using StatCounter totaling more than 15 billion hits per month. No artificial weightings are used to correct for sampling bias, thus the numbers in the statistics can not be considered representative.The company was founded by Dublin man Aodhan Cullen (born in 1983) at the age of 16.
Posts about Statcounter
  • Google's Search Share Goes to Yahoo, comScore Reports

    …. The change can be attributed to December being the first month of Yahoo's five-year partnership with Mozilla, in which Yahoo replaced Google as the default search engine on Firefox. The other three companies comScore looked at - Microsoft, Ask Network, and AOL - had search shares of 19.7 percent, 2 percent, and 1.2 percent for December, respectively…

    Mike O'brien/ Search Engine Watch- 8 readers -
  • SEO: The Must-Dos That You Just Can’t Miss

    … numbers that are 1/4 of the actual searches for a term and we’ve seen them show 4X the real figure. What is useful are the relative quantities. If Keyword Planner says term XYZ gets twice the searches that term ABC gets, you can be fairly sure that XYZ > ABC. Don’t panic about choosing a term with only 10 or 20 searches/month. These low numbers…

    Stacey Roberts/ @ProBloggerin Social SEO- 23 readers -
  • Yahoo Achieves Its Highest Search Share Since 2009

    … not as significantly as Yahoo's. From November to December, Microsoft's search engine went from 12.1 percent to 12.5 percent. "Other" stayed relatively the same, dropping from 2 percent to 1.9 percent. Mozilla is a significant factor in Yahoo taking part of Google's share. For 10 years, Google was the default search engine on Mozilla's Firefox browser…

    Mike O'brien/ Search Engine Watchin Google- 8 readers -
  • 4 Bing PPC Predictions To Watch For in 2015

    … FireFox 34 will be using Yahoo as the new default browser instead of Google for the next 5 years. According to StatCounter, within 2 weeks, Yahoo search share increased from 9.6% to 29.4% as users upgraded from FireFox 33 to 34. FireFox 34 is still in the early stages so volume increases are minimal, but as users continue to upgrade, I predict…

    Cassie Oumedian/ PPC Heroin Paid Search- 15 readers -
  • Resource Guide To Content Marketing Companies 2015

    … SimpleReach Socialbakers StatCounter TrackMaven TrendSpottr Visible Webtrends Manage & Collaborate At the top of the stack, we present a selection of overarching tools that provide management, collaboration and strategy solutions. As the trend towards convergence takes hold of the content marketing landscape, here we start to see the end-to-end…

    Visual.lyin Content- 20 readers -
Get the top posts daily into your mailbox!
More from around the web