What is Piwik?
Piwik is a full featured PHP MySQL software program that you download and install on your own webserver. Piwik aims to be a Free software alternative to Google Analytics, and is already used on more than 1,000,000 websites. Privacy is built-in!
Piwik is a tool in the General Analytics category of a tech stack.
Piwik is an open source tool with 12K GitHub stars and 1.8K GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Piwik's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Piwik?
941 companies reportedly use Piwik in their tech stacks, including Hazeorid, Learnbeat, and Retrospring.
445 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Piwik.
Why developers like Piwik?
Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Piwik
Here are some stack decisions, common use cases and reviews by companies and developers who chose Piwik in their tech stack.
We've used Piwik for 5+ years on this website, and use it to track website analytics for our main domain. Piwik
- Real time data updates
- Customizable Dashboard
- All Websites Dashboard
- Analytics for e-commerce
- Goal conversion tracking
- Event Tracking
- Site Search Analytics
- Pages Transitions
- Page Overlay
- Site speed & pages speed reports
- Track different user interactions
Piwik Alternatives & Comparisons
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